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Azure Infrastructure Engineer (Gaming)

Location: 

London, LND, GB, ec1

Requisition ID:  8595

IGT is the global leader in gaming. We enable players to experience their favorite games across all channels and regulated segments, from Gaming Machines to Lotteries to Interactive. We have a well-established local presence and relationships with governments and regulators in more than 100 countries around the world, and create value by adhering to the highest standards of service, integrity, and responsibility. IGT has over 12,000 employees.

The Role

Senior Azure Infrastructure Engineer

Responsibilities
 

The Cloud Operations team is an expanding team which provides you the opportunity to build from the ground up using the latest technologies and best practices. Opportunities to learn and grow will be plentiful offering new challenges and a rewarding work environment. 

You would be responsible for supporting all environments hosted in public cloud including IaaS, PaaS, and SaaS. These environments include development, test, and production systems.

Responsibilities would include cloud platform governance, architecture, monitoring, and security. You’ll interface with the product and architecture teams to ensure designs meet and exceed our operational and contractual requirements (data residency, resiliency, RTO / RPO etc.).

Required Qualifications
 

•    Direct experience designing and deploying infrastructure solutions in Azure
•    Deep understanding and administrative experience with Azure which includes networking, compute, storage management practices
•    Experience identifying and implementing security best practices and policies in Azure
•    Advanced knowledge and experience implementing and integrating Azure Monitor and Log Analytics to a production environment and creating an alerting strategy
•    Experience automating in and deploying to cloud with Terraform or ARM Templates
•    Hands-on experience supporting CI/CD pipelines
•    Proficient with Git, Git Flow, Azure DevOps
•    Hands on experience with Kubernetes (AKS) and containerization technologies like Docker and Azure Container Registry
•    Good knowledge on PowerShell scripting and/or any other scripting/programming experience
•    Willing to participate in periodic on-call support rotation after hours in a follow-the-sun model

Other Beneficial Qualifications
 

•    Azure Fundamentals and Azure Administration Certifications
•    Experience with AI and Machine Learning
•    Experience identifying and implementing cost optimization practices for Azure
•    Experience in Linux system administration (RHEL/CentOS) 
•    Experience with Java based applications with Apache (ActiveMQ/Artemis)
•    Strong understanding and experience with automation tools (Ansible, Puppet, Chef)

About us:

IGT is the global leader in gaming. We enable players to experience their favorite games across all channels and regulated segments, from Gaming Machines to Lotteries to Interactive. We have a well-established local presence and relationships with governments and regulators in more than 100 countries around the world and create value by adhering to the highest standards of service, integrity, and responsibility. IGT has over 12,000 employees. 
 
IGTs Global Technology Organization builds the most reliable Lottery & Gaming systems and platforms in the world. We are looking for inquisitive, hardworking, and innovative people to join our close-knit team that spans six continents. Due to our global footprint and flexible working style, you’ll find an authentic culture championed by some of the most caring and dedicated people around. With an average tenure of over 10 years, personal and professional growth is abundant. Come join us at this pivotal time as we play a lead role in redefining the Gaming and Lottery industries. 

 

Experience

Senior Cloud DevOps & Application Administrator

Required Qualifications
 

•    Experience administering Azure cloud technologies and workloads
•    Solid understanding of networking, compute, and storage management practices
•    Experience with CICD, Azure DevOps, and support a DevOps environment
•    Experience in Linux system administration (RHEL/CentOS) 
•    Experience with Java based applications with Apache (ActiveMQ/Artemis)
•    Experience building / enhancing logging, monitoring, and reporting technologies in cloud
•    Aptitude for technology and able to learn new skills quickly and independently
•    Advanced troubleshooting skills
•    Solid understanding of relational databases (Postgres) 
•    Self-Starter, independent, and motivated, ready to act when required
•    Strong interpersonal communication skills
•    Willing to participate in on-call support rotation for after hours, weekend and public holidays

Preferred Qualifications


•    Experience with Microsoft Cloud Identity technologies
•    Solid scripting skills in Bash, Python, any other scripting/programming experience 
•    Strong understanding and experience with automation tools (Ansible, Puppet, Chef)
•    Flexibility or experience working with international teams/time zones
•    Experience with training and/or mentoring junior level team members 

Keys to Success


• Building collaborative relationships
• Decision making
• Drive results
• Foster innovation
• Personal energy
• Self-leadership

 

 

IGT is committed to sustaining a workforce that reflects the diversity of the global customers and communities we serve, and to creating a fair and inclusive culture that enables all our employees to feel valued, respected and engaged.  IGT is an equal opportunity employer. We provide equal opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, marital status, national origin, citizenship, covered veteran status, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable local, state, federal laws or other laws. We thank all applicants for applying; however, only those selected to interview will be contacted.


IGT (NYSE: IGT) is the global leader in gaming.  For more information, please visit www.igt.com.