Senior Release Engineer

  • location: Seattle, WA
  • type: Permanent
  • salary: $115 - $125 per year
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Senior Release Engineer

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About the role

Our clients current release processes and frameworks have supported a weekly Major Release schedule, frequent Hot Fixes, and oversight and management of IT network and infrastructure changes. They need a strong, experienced Release Engineer to help build on their successes and help support their growing services and product offerings. They are looking to increase release rates and provide more options for product teams and operations teams to get their changes and updates as quickly and as safely as possible, in support of Operational and Business needs. If you are highly motivated, a quick learner and desire to make big contributions, then we encourage you to apply. This includes the chance to:

  • Own and manage overall release plans
  • Be a key advocate and support for Change Management and Best Practices throughout the organization
  • Keep and maintain release stats and trend data, deployment status, and environment status
  • Be able to summarize and evaluate key site metrics and provide guidance and direction for release and follow-on stability
  • Coordinate implementations and deployments of moderate to high complexity business solutions
  • Successfully coordinate deployment of software business applications in production to ensure on time, agile release delivery
  • Manage resources as needed for production releases
  • Perform a wide variety of administrative duties in support of production environments
  • Communicate with other Operations groups to ensure effective interaction across the organization
  • Produce critical metrics to measure success and identify areas of improvements for deployments
  • Participate in training co-workers in technical operations, new releases and functionality of new or existing business applications
  • Monitor the deployment team for a successful production deployment. Provide Implementation status updates to all partners
About the team

Our team's mission is to ensure site stability and operability while providing an efficient and fast path to code delivery to production. We're always looking for ways to improve our processes and move more quickly while ensuring our end-users get the best experience. Join us!

Who You Are

  • At least 3 years experience running release for a top-tier site and/or servers
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Proven experience with SDLC in an Agile development process environment. Experience with AWS and its technologies is a plus
  • 3+ years running release for a top-tier site and/or service
  • 3+ years experience with Unix/Linux/MSSQL system
  • Good communication skills
  • Self-starter with proven analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Work in a fast paced, business critical areas
 
location: Seattle, Washington
job type: Permanent
salary: $115 - 125 per year
Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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