Release Engineer -Remote Working

Recruiter
Tec Partners Limited
Location
East Midlands Region
Salary
£350 - £400 p day
Posted
28 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
These are the kind of things we'll be asking you to do when you're here: - 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. And this is what we'd like you to be able to do up-front: - Show us that you have rock solid software design, programming and debugging skills in, possibly, a range of languages. - Be enthusiastic about modern development techniques and be demonstrably keen to apply them to games. We're kind of test freaks; you have been warned - We're passionate about learning and improving both ourselves and everything about the Studio as a whole. We'll want you to be the same and to get involved with helping us enhance our culture. - Love the challenge of doing hard things, and in particular enjoy developing simple tools and processes to enable everyone to be able to do those hard things too. - Be level headed and value-focussed, 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 And this is what we'd like you to be able to do up-front: - Show us that you have rock solid software design, programming and debugging skills in, possibly, a range of languages. - Be enthusiastic about modern development techniques and be demonstrably keen to apply them to games. We're kind of test freaks; you have been warned Please note the above points are developer requirements. "Be able to develop and maintain custom applications and tools of various sizes, demonstrating skills in software design, programming, debugging and authoring of automated tests." In addition, here are the details around the tech / software use : - 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. - Game engine (server and client) and associated tooling is Unreal Engine 4 and so uses C++ (and some C#). - Deployment systems use Octopus Deploy. - Monitoring is Splunk (Elastic Search also interesting). - Infrastructure is Windows based. Release Engineer, C++, C#, Java, Jenkins, Continuous Integration, Deployment, Remote Working available. At Tec Partners we are committed to being an inclusive organisation that provides equality of opportunity to all in terms of employment, recruitment and the service we provide to our customers. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.
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