Added by on 2015-08-10

Gearbox Software Recruiting DevOps Systems Engineer & Content Artist

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DevOps Systems Engineer


The main responsibilities for this candidate will be to create a rock solid and flexible infrastructure to support our growing Internet-facing and in-studio applications. You’ll be comfortable using automation to deploy web applications in a virtualized environment, and you’ll be familiar with other portions of the system stack including nginx, apache, memcache, MySQL, and redis. You’ll think automation first and manual second. A successful candidate will need to possess discipline to build platforms and services that will live on for a long time. This individual must be comfortable in a team environment and be willing to handle IT tasks from top to bottom (you’ll build up our online presence and run the cabling to do it). The candidate should be a self-starter with the ability to complete tasks without a great deal of hand-holding. This position will require you to carry a mobile device and participate in a 24/7 on-call rotation.

Required Skills and Experience:

Bachelor¹s degree in computer science or a related field, or equivalent training and professional experience
A strong foundation in systems administration/DevOps
Proven experience with Linux, including command line tools and common applications, and at least one scripting language (bash, Perl, Python)
Deployment and support experience with applications in a cloud environment, such as Amazon Web Services
Comfort with configuration and deployment tools such as Puppet, Chef, and Capistrano, and the depth of Ruby/Rails knowledge to develop within these tools
Familiarity with Perforce, Git, or similar versioning software
Hands-on, “get it done” attitude
Work well as part of a team in a fun, fast-paced environment
Bonus points for having knowledge or skills in the following technologies:

Monitoring (Zenoss, Nagios, or similar)
Databases (PostgreSQL, MySQL, RDS, NoSQL databases)
Messaging and Queuing (ActiveMQ or RabbitMQ)
TCP/IP networking
PHP or Java
C or C++

Consumption or development of RESTful services and APIs

What you might work on:

Building systems and applications that work in the cloud
Building systems and applications that live on indefinitely
Building tools to support a variety of endeavors
Big Data: Hadoop, Analytics, Visualization
Influencing the tools you use, the languages you work on
Using an API or RESTful service to add features to existing system

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Content Artist


The content artist will be responsible for crafting 3D high poly models, textures, UV maps and materials for current gen & next gen titles. They might be props, environment pieces, weapons, or vehicles! The content artist is our general artist position at Gearbox, so it’s a great place to be a part of every aspect of our art culture and team!


Create exciting and attractive assets that are detailed and interesting
Contribute and interact with level designers, Art Director, concept artists and other art leads to achieve visual goals that match gameplay, aesthetic and performance objectives
Work from concept art, style sheets, or reference to achieve these goals
Provide feedback to other artists or external partners to ensure we’re working together to meet project’s artistic expectations
Work alongside environment artists to craft new or additional content to meet necessary aesthetic goals
Constantly playing GBX projects, making sure our art is looking exciting and with quality

Skills Required:

Have excellent 3D modeling skills
Be able to model, UV map, and create textures
Be proficient in 3D Studio Max, Photoshop, and Zbrush or Mudbox
Understand what it means to implement and import art into a game editor / engine
Excellent communicator and team player — here at Gearbox we thrive on collaboration and working together to meet our project artistic goals
Be passionate about making games


At least 1 – 2 years professional experience or published mod work
UDK / Unreal3 engine experience a plus
Technical material creation a plus
Luxology Modo experience a plus

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