Dev Ops Engineer / Sys Admin

If you have excellent skills in IT maintenance, data base / network architecture, then we are looking for you.

Our Company

Dorado Games is a well-established video games studio in Malta, and part of Stillfront Group Sweden – a stock market listed organization consisting of over twenty international video game studios from around the world. The company’s focus is designing, developing and marketing online strategy games for all platforms: Our global strategy hit-game “Conflict of Nations: World War 3” is at the center of our endeavors and constantly being refined and expanded across iOS, Android and PC/Steam.

Applicants from Ukraine

Due to the current humanitarian crisis we have decided to support Ukrainian talent and their families with relocation to safety here in Malta. If you cannot leave the country, know that all our positions also qualify as 100% remote. If you are looking for work to support yourself and your family, or know someone who might fit one of our open positions, we strongly encourage you to reach out and let us know!

Job Description

As a dev ops engineer / sys admin you will be part of our interdisciplinary team, developing and adding to our new line-up of online games, starting with CONFLICT OF NATIONS: WORLD WAR 3 ( and another unannounced title.

Workwise you can expect a professional environment utilizing a blend of proven and new technologies with our CI/CD pipeline of Jenkins, Ansible, Docker, GitHub and development & productions Linux systems utilizing Nginx, MySQL, Java, Redis, Memcached and other components on Google Cloud Engine.

  • Collaborating with our main development and hosting partner on maintaining high availability productions systems (Certificates, logfiles, backups, Analysis, Network, Nginx, MySQL, Java, Redis, memcached)
  • Analysis & Optimization of high performance / high traffic systems on OS & application level)
  • Maintaining and Improvement of the automated development processes (Jenkins, Ant, Ansible, Docker)
  • Close collaboration with the game development and community team.
  • Collaborating closely with all departments and key members to create and deliver an exceptional and involving online game play experience
Employment Details
  • Full-time and on-site, remote / home office optional
  • Indefinite 4-day work week contract with full salary
  • Private health insurance coverage
  • Relocation support
  • Starting date: as soon as possible

Job Requirements

  • Excellent skills in IT maintenance, data base / network architecture, systems integration as well as system administration (Debian, Linux) and automation
  • Experience with high load / high availability systems and load optimizations
  • Experience with cloud systems (ideally Google Cloud) and connected scaling tools (i.e. Ansible / Kubernetes etc)
  • Experience in shipping, releasing or live developing on at least one commercial product or game
  • Ability to articulate and document technical designs clearly and analytically
  • Ability to communicate effectively and objectively in English
Desirable Skills
  • Passion for videogames
  • Knowledge of multiplayer/PvP/online game development practices
  • Familiarity with agile software development and scrum-based working environments
  • Optional: Groovy or other relevant scripting languages