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Shape your career with GOG.com

Here at GOG.com we combine work with passion for gaming to offer our customers the greatest selection of PC, Mac and Linux games, both classics and day-one titles, always DRM-free, with lots of extra goodies and amazing customer support.

But GOG.com is more than just a place to buy games. In addition to nearly a thousand games and never-ending promotions, we’re building GOG.com Galaxy: a truly gamer-friendly online gaming platform, to offer our community online multiplayer, convenient game updating and the option to stay in touch with friends.

What makes us stand out is that we listen and react to our communities’ suggestions and we’re determined to keep working towards our goal of bringing all that is good in gaming to everyone.

IT

Junior IT Monitoring Administrator

We are looking for a person who is just starting their journey with IT and is eager to become a guru in this area. This person will be actively monitoring all of the services at GOG.com to assure they operate in the most efficient manner. Go ahead and read our expectations below, to find out if you’re ready to take on this challenge.

Responsibilities:

  • Monitor GOG.com’s infrastructure and react during downtimes or performance issues.
  • Provide quick & reliable technical assistance and support for incoming tickets/tasks.
  • Maintain our colossal IT Infrastructure (more than 1200 virtual servers and more yet to come).
  • Identify and escalate cases that require urgent attention.
  • Work closely with our Administrators and Web Development team to maintain a DevOps culture that allows for a smooth development process.
  • Work with High Availability and scalable systems (Loadbalancers/Database Clusters/Storages).
  • Explore and potentially implement new technologies or improvements suitable for GOG.com’s infrastructure.

Job Requirements:

  • Knowledge of Linux Debian configuration and monitoring.
  • Knowledge of typical internet protocols.
  • Minimal knowledge of network protocols (tcp/udp).
  • Ability to write simple Bash, scripts for monitoring, or automation of tasks.
  • Ability to analyze logs using awk/sed/cat.
  • Basic knowledge of MySQL Database Server - simple configuration, creating/deleting databases/tables.
  • Readiness to work in shifts (including weekends and night hours).
  • Openness and willingness to learn.
  • A friendly approach to communication as well as an eagerness to support co-workers: we’re all people here at GOG.com :)
  • Intermediate spoken and written English allowing everyday communication.

Pluses:

  • Knowledge of monitoring platforms.
  • Experience in IT infrastructure administration.

What we offer:

  • A unique opportunity to enter a booming industry and to influence the future of digital distribution.
  • A gamer’s paradise where you will be surrounded by games - living & breathing them!
  • A great, laid-back work atmosphere in our office based in Warsaw, Poland.
  • The chance to work in an international environment with exceptional experts.
  • A Profit Sharing Program after 6 months of work, where employees share 10 % of GOG.com's net profit (paid out once a year).
  • Access to a health care and sport activities package.
  • A relocation package for foreigners as well as assistance from our HR throughout the whole process.
  • Polish lessons should you need them.
  • Frequent social activities, free fruits, an in-house cantina, and other goodies are a standard.
  • Free access to CD PROJEKT RED & GOG.com games.

If you think you’ve got what it takes, please submit your CV and cover letter (both in English) below.

Apply

Please be informed that we reserve the right to contact only selected applicants. The hired individual will need to work in-house, in our office based in Warsaw, Poland.

Please also include the following statement with your application: "I hereby consent to the processing of my vital and personal data in so far as this is required under the current as well as future recruitment campaigns conducted by GOG Poland Sp. z o.o., with headquarters in Warsaw, Jagiellońska 74 street, in accordance with the Act of August 29, 1997, on the Protection of Personal Information (JoL no. 133, item 883)."