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Full-Time

Cloud Engineer

Posted on 4/4/2024

Underdog Fantasy

Underdog Fantasy

201-500 employees

Develops fantasy games and sports contests

Senior

Remote in USA

Category
Backend Engineering
IT & Support
Software Engineering
Required Skills
Datadog
Bash
Kubernetes
Python
Git
Ruby
AWS
Terraform
Requirements
  • 3+ years of cloud engineering experience
  • Experience working with Kubernetes, Terraform, and cloud infrastructure platforms (specifically AWS)
  • Demonstrated knowledge of programming languages (Python, Ruby, Bash)
  • Familiar with IaC and IC tools such as Terraform and Github Actions
  • Experience using logging and monitoring tools such as Datadog
  • Experience with participating in an on-call rotation for production cloud infrastructure
  • Excellent communication, analytical, and problem-solving skills while working with engineers, product, and support
Responsibilities
  • Improve the scalability and reliability of backend systems
  • Maintain availability, support, and growth of AWS infrastructure
  • Assist in monitoring and operating environments hosted in AWS
  • Work with development teams in managing, scaling, and triaging infrastructure issues
  • Tweak application and infrastructure scaling for user experience
  • Participate in incident response procedures and postmortems
  • Participate in on-call rotations to remediate and prevent issues

Underdog Fantasy is an excellent workplace for those interested in leveraging technology to enhance user experiences in sports gaming. They are a leader in crafting engaging fantasy games and large-scale contests, such as their $15M NFL Best Ball tournament, indicating a strong position in the sports entertainment industry. The company's dedication to in-house product development and the use of advanced technologies in their gaming platforms ensures continuous innovation and a dynamic working environment.

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$123.4M

Headquarters

Brooklyn, New York

Founded

2020

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

15%

1 year growth

54%

2 year growth

225%
INACTIVE