Build & Release Engineer
Location:
Cincinnati , Ohio
Posted:
November 11, 2016
Reference:
2765030
About Us:

GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www.ge.com/sites/default/files/15-000845%20EEO%20combined.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Role Summary:

Responsible for independently developing build and release procedures for a particular release of a product. Skilled in innovating, developing, and maintaining build and configuration management.

Essential Responsibilities:

+ Contributes to the team and works independently.

+ Breaks down problems and estimates time for quality related tasks. Increases task level and takes on multiple projects at one time.

+ Becoming skilled with various configuration management, build management and continuous integration tools and methodologies.

+ Understands the importance of Build and Release as part of development life cycle and with reference to continuous integration process.

+ Fully understands the importance of different software environments like Development, QA and Production.

+ Skilled in application domain and functional areas.

+ Expertise and knowledge in writing automation scripts for build and release processes.

+ Becoming skilled with SDLC and methodologies like Lean/Agile/XP, CI, Software and Product Security, Scalability, Documentation Practices, refactoring and Testing Techniques.

+ Good understanding of data structures and algorithms.

Qualifications/Requirements:

Basic Qualifications

+ Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or in "STEM" Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) OR In lieu of a degree a high school diploma with equivalent experience.

Desired Characteristics:

+ Amazon's AWS and Microsoft Azure experience in a production setting

+ Understanding of key AWS technologies including EC2, ELB, RDB, auto scaling groups and DNS.

+ Experience in Cloud technologies, Cloud platform, IaaS/PaaS/SaaS technologies and platforms

+ Background and experience with Datacenter, IaaS, PaaS, Support and Operations in a cloud environment.

+ Understanding of technology stack and interworking of each of the components in the stack. (cloud, cloud foundry, datacenter technologies, monitoring and logging tools, Scalr, Jenkins, New Relic, Rally, Linux(OEL/RHEL), Cloud HA network architectures, and operational procedures.

+ Knowledge of Chef, Puppet, Cloud Formation and/or other automated deployment methodologies

+ Knowledge of emerging technologies like XL Deploy, Chef, Github, Docker, Scalr, VMware and

+ Operational knowledge of Windows, Linux, .NET, and Java platforms.

+ Ability to follow Agile Scrum methodology.

+ Knowledge of change management and version control.

+ Knowledge of testing in staging and integration environments

+ Flexible, continuous learner and knowledge sharer.

+ Works well in team environment and appreciates challenges.

+ Comfortable and effective working in new areas that require experimentation and rapid problem solving.\#DTR

Locations: United States; Ohio; CincinnatiGE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
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