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Senior Cloud Engineer

Updated on 6/18/2024



1,001-5,000 employees

Develops social mobile gaming experiences

Consumer Software



DevOps & Infrastructure
Cloud Engineering
DevOps Engineering
Required Skills
Development Operations (DevOps)
  • BS/CS degree
  • 1-2 years in a professional Developer / Operations / Administration role or equivalent experience
  • Experience working on Linux VMs and Containers hosted in Cloud providers
  • Experience coding infrastructure orchestration tools like Puppet, Chef, Terraform, and Cloudformation
  • Experience automating processes via command line tools like AWS CLI
  • Experience working in small teams / startup environments
  • Practical experience with Enterprise Linux environments, development, deployment, maintenance, monitoring, debugging, and orchestration patterns
  • Strong English written and verbal skills
  • Experience working within a commercial cloud environment such as AWS or relevant Cloud Certifications (AWS Solutions Architect, SysOps Administrator, or DevOps Engineer)
  • RHCSA or equivalent experience
  • Prototype and test new in-house & vendor-supplied tools
  • Build, document, maintain, and support tools for infrastructure-related tasks and tech modernization
  • Convert manual business workflows and requirements into application code
  • Upgrade code for updated OS and application stacks
  • Participate in crafting playbooks and helping other studios during on-call
  • Administer roles, policies, and network resources in a multi-account/cloud environment
  • Assist other teams in vetting application development standard methodologies and security guidelines

Zynga is a leading developer in interactive entertainment, specializing in mobile social gaming with a portfolio of games that are widely popular worldwide. This company excels in creating games that not only engage but also connect millions of users daily, making it an exciting workplace for those interested in innovative game design and development. The focus on accessible and social-oriented gaming within a collaborative and dynamic environment provides a unique opportunity for professionals looking to impact the global gaming community.

Company Stage


Total Funding



San Francisco, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Compensation - Competitive salary, performance bonuses, opportunities for equity participation, retirement/pension savings support programs

Health - Medical, Dental, Vision covered for employees with participation for employees eligible dependents as well as Disability and life insurance program

Family - Generous parental leave for birth parents, partners and adoptive families. Infertility support, emergency child care and flexible time-off policies

Wellness - Gym benefits, wellness programs, employee assistance programs and generous time-off policies

Food - Food and snacks made in-house or delivered, healthy snack kitchens with drinks and treats, coffee bars, regular social gatherings and happy hours

Work & Life - Flexible time-off policies (DTO), office rest areas, gaming spaces, employee discounts and more

Transit Benefits - Shuttle service in select locations, commuter/parking benefits, secure bicycle storage, business travel assistance

Resource Groups - Women at Zynga (WAZ), zCares charitable giving, zParents, zEndurance adventure club, BZU, zPride LGBTQ+ inclusion and belonging