Release Engineer

Recruiter
CV Bay Ltd
Location
Atherstone
Salary
£350 per day
Posted
29 Sep 2017
Closes
21 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

My Client an award winning AAA studio are looking for an established Release Engineer who has a wealth of experience in successfully building deployment Pipelines to come on board and help with the studio's new IP set release early 2018.

We are not looking specifically someone from a Gaming background but we are looking for someone from a development/Software Engineering background with rock solid development skills with experience woriking with continuous integration, build and release and deployment.

Duties

  • Enable developers and artists to iterate locally as fast as possible.
  • Help us to provide a world class development environment, a scalable deployment pipeline and robust infrastructure that enable the company to develop, experiment and deliver high quality features quickly and with confidence.
  • Solve the complex problems and challenges inherent in developing AAA games at scale without sacrificing stability, quality or velocity.
  • Help us transition some or all of our deployment pipeline off-premises.

Skills

  • Be level headed and value-focused, so as to prioritise conflicting requests.
  • We expect you to have experience in at least one of these areas:
  • Implementing and maintaining Continuous Integration systems
  • Software configuration management tools
  • Version control system
  • Monitoring systems
  • Virtualisation
Build system uses Team City as the continuous integration server (others like Jenkins, Cruise Control etc all still interesting to us)Supporting build tools are predominantly written in C# with scripting in Powershell.Source control is Perforce.Deployment systems use Octopus Deploy.Monitoring is Splunk (Elastic Search also interesting).Infrastructure is Windows based.