Release Engineer

Release Engineer
Dublin City Centre 2 €70,000 - €75,000 Ref:

Job Description

Experienced Software Release Engineer required for an excellent Financial Services client based in Dublin.

Senior Release Engineer:

Job / Role Overview

This client is currently in the process of progressive growth within the organisation and now requires a 2nd Release Manager to join their existing and expanding team.

 

Release Manager Duties:

  • Be hands on Technical Manager being able to code, program and at the same being able to co-ordinate, manage release projects.
  • Work within our Release and Environments Management Team – Managing Releases, Building Environments, automating release process and supporting multiple teams.
  • Functionally manage project and production environments in relation to software releases and software change management.
  • Work closely with the Development, QA and Operations Teams on all software builds/releases and environments support.
  • Promote best practices of release and environments management – DevOps.
  • Liaise with multiple stakeholders, external vendors, to facilitate orderly roll out, testing and sign-off of software releases across complex suite of test environments.

 

Your position will be a mix of both strategic and hands on, allowing you ownership across multiple enterprise level technology platforms in a fast paced Financial Services environment managing end to end release platforms and cycles.

 

Key Responsibilities

 

Release Management

  • Manage coding and release workshops.
  • Providing release governance across multiple development and infrastructure projects.
  • Monitoring and approval of releases and change requests.
  • Coordinate releases including pre-release checks, validation of release change sets, release schedule, code freeze, etc.

 

Environments Management

  • Improving processes around environments and supporting efficient usage and delivery of test environments.
  • Management of development and production environments. 

 

SCM / Build Management

  • Delivering best practices under SCM / Version control.
  • Automating the build, Continuous Integration (CI)

 

Configuration and Deployment Management

  • Tracking and monitoring of defects associated with code deployments
  • Ownership of the deployment (code and configuration) process across systems
  • Automating deployment process across multiple platforms and systems.

 

Knowledge, Skills, and Competencies:

               

  • At least 3-4 years of experience as a release / configuration / build engineer.
  • More than 5 years of experience in Release Management.
  • Experience in Build tools including – Subversion, Maven/Ant
  • Strong exposure / experience on Continuous Integration (automated/manual) – Jenkins
  • Automation experience – Deployment automation, configuration management automation – using Python, Windows PowerShell, Unix shell scripting
  • Understanding of Software Development Lifecycle (Waterfall, Scrum, TDD).
  • Exposure to Application Servers – Oracle Web logic (11g), IBM Web Sphere
  • Testing Tools exposure – HP Quality Centre, Selenium, Load runner
  • Application Lifecycle Management tools and process (Microsoft TFS, Jira, Serena Team Track, Serena Business Manager, etc.)

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