Release Automation (CI/CD) Engineer

Location: Tempe, AZ
Date Posted: 01-29-2018
Job Title: Release Automation (CI/CD) Engineer
Location: Tempe, AZ
***This position is Contract-to-Hire, only candidates who can convert to an FTE without sponsorship will be considered. Must be US Citizen or US Permanent Resident. No H1B visas or EAD-OPT, please. Client cannot sponsor.
Our Client is a leading provider of proactive identity-theft protection products and services for consumers—and consumer risk-management services for enterprises. With locations in Arizona and California, they're a growing, performance-driven and customer-focused company. If you want to work in a collaborative environment with the energy of a startup and the strength of an industry leader, we want to talk to you!


The Release Automation Engineer (CI/CD) position will be responsible for releasing technology into production in a mission critical environment. This person must be able to function effectively in a fast-paced environment. Requires a bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience in area of specialty, and 3+ years of experience in the field or in a related area. Works under immediate supervision. Typically reports to a supervisor.
• Design, build and implement automated deployment frameworks (CI/CD) for delivery to multiple AWS cloud environments for applications 
• Maintain the continuous delivery pipeline for our enterprise software applications. 
Troubleshoot CI/CD issues such as broken builds, failed test suites, and failed deployments. 
• Develop supporting tools, plugins, services or infrastructure needed to augment automation
• Work closely with architects and developers with the aim of delivering operationally ready and production quality code within a rapid release cycle
• Create and maintain documentation of all automation in our environments 
• Provide on-call support
• Escalate issues and work with Developers, Site Reliability Engineers, and Application owners to provide root cause analysis for application issues.
• Research, diagnose and identify solutions to resolve customer issues related to application use, design and configuration

• BS / BA degree in Computer Science or Information Systems, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
• 4+ years’ experience as a software/build/release engineer for multi-tier, highly scalable applications on cloud platforms
• 3+ year’s experience implementing CI/CD pipelines using tools like Jenkins, Bamboo, CI etc. Experience with containerized pipelines is a plus. 
• 3 year’s experience utilizing SQL to write complex queries to investigate and resolve production issues preferred.
• Solid working knowledge of Linux platforms 
• Proficiency in more than one scripting languages (ie. unix shell scripting, Perl, Ruby, and/or Python) 
• Strong knowledge and experience with various source control tools (SVN, GIT, etc.)
• Working experience with Cloud Computing (AWS strongly preferred)
• Experience with source code branching and merging strategy 
• Excellent customer service attitude, communication skills (written and verbal), and interpersonal skills

Dawn West
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