Lead DevOps Engineer

Full Time

Lost Boys Interactive is a member of the Gearbox Software and Embracer Group family. We are a rapidly growing AAA game studio based in Madison Wisconsin, with full remote work available from any state in the US. We provide top-tier development for our partners as well as working on our own AAA game projects. We have world-class projects, resources, and infrastructure, but our company’s success comes from the talented and passionate people who work together each day to produce great games together. 

Lost Boys Interactive is growing our DevOps practice to help level up our AAA clients’ DevOps capabilities. At Lost Boys, we bring our collective DevOps experience to our clients to help them modernize their infrastructure and operations via automation and leading technology solutions. 

You will be working with our partner AAA game studio to lead a team building out CI/CD pipelines, enabling operations, and building out infrastructure in VMware and cloud environments. As an embedded member of an agile team, you will work to improve existing workflows and enable our client’s next generation game properties and tools.  


  • Lead a new team of Lost Boys at our AAA partner studio 
  • Ensure that architectural changes are identified and discussed
  • Understand new technologies and requirements and their impact on the pipelines
  • Suggest and lobby for work on technical debt and non-functional improvements
  • Identify skill gaps and resources needs in order to deliver on objectives
  • Mentor team members and increase the amount of work that the team can deliver while maintaining quality

Required Technical Skills

A combination of experience with the following technologies is required: 

  • Configuration management: Chef, Ansible, Salt
  • CI/CD: Jenkins, TeamCity
  • Version Control: Git, GitLab, GitHub, Perforce
  • Cloud architecture experience: AWS, Azure, GCP
  • Virtualization and Provisioning: VMware, Terraform
  • Networking: Active Directory, LDAP, VLANs, DNS, DHCP, VPN
  • Programming languages: Python, Go, Bash
  • Containerization: Docker, Nomad, Kubernetes, Helm, Rancher
  • Content Delivery Networks: Akamai, Cloudflare
  • Linux system administration

Required Qualifications

  • 5+ years hands-on engineering experience
  • B.S. (or higher) in Computer Science
  • Experience working with Agile/Scrum teams
  • Ability to write and maintain effective technical design documentation
  • Ability to verbally articulate complex technical concepts
  • Willingness to work in an on-call capacity on a rotational basis 
  • Eligibility to work in the U.S. without visa sponsorship

You’ll be delighted with our people, our culture, and the amazing games you’ll be working on. Come join our merry band and apply today! 

Lost Boys Interactive LLC is an equal opportunity employer. We're Sorry, but we are unable to sponsor any visas at this time


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