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SW Build/Release Engineer

San Jose, CA 95110
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Our client is looking to hire a SW Build/Release Engineer for a contract opportunity. The position can sit out of San Jose, CA or Chicago, IL.

Role & Team Description

The Solutions Build & Release team is a group supporting build/release and integration for our client's next generation Android-based products

The candidate Build/Release Engineer will work with the rest of the team to develop, maintain, and enhance our Android SW build/release system including configuring and maintaining Continuous Integration (CI) setup.

Scope of Responsibilities

Develop and maintain our software build & release infrastructure - configure and manage build jobs in Jenkins, automation of daily release builds, release notes, branching/merging, support and work with developers for build related issues, create and manage make files and build scripts

Create releases including product releases

Merging code drops from vendor including resolving conflicts

Design and implement software build enhancements to improve overall build time, reliability, and tracking

Support the daily SCM operations, including setting up new software baselines, adding new build jobs, adding new build tools to the build environment, etc.

Work with other teams to maintain and support the overall SCM environment including Git/Gerrit, Jenkins, and build automation scripts

Basic Qualifications

BE/BS in Computer Science or equivalent degree

Expertise working in Linux environment and shell

5+ years working with scripting languages like Bash, Python

5+ years' experience with Software Configuration Management (SCM) and Software Release management

5+ years hands-on experience with git including branching strategy, merging, etc

Hands on work experience and expertise working with Gerrit, Jenkins, and JIRA SCM tools

Hands on work experience with build/release/integration on Android

Teamwork and good communication skills across multiple teams

Be able to work independently with global teams under tight deadlines and in a very fast-paced working environment

Preferred Qualifications

BE/BS in Computer Science or equivalent

5+ years professional experience as Release engineer preferably on Android based SW/products

Working experience with Gerrit

Knowledgeable Android build architecture & toolchain


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