Release Engineer

Acxiom   •  

Conway, AR

Industry: Business Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 445 days ago

This job is no longer available.

What you will do:

  • Develops, analyzes and maintains tools that support and automate processes for hardware or software product release.
  • Works with project teams to determine an appropriate build schedule and then initiates the build and packaging process.
  • Compiles and assembles software from source code.
  • Ensures tools are stored in source control.
  • Supports developers for software package registry and delivery. Works with others to complete analysis, evaluations and design alternatives and to implement process improvements.
  • Works with development engineers to correct build errors, environmental needs and owns the release plan through to production.

What you will need:

  • Minimum of 5 years of related experience with a Bachelor's degree; or 3 years and a Master's degree; or a PhD without experience; or equivalent work experience
  • Proven experience automating the build, packaging and deployment of applications using build frameworks
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize and multitask around deliverables and mentoring responsibilities
  • Proficient using version control tools and concepts
  • Strong understanding of Source Control Management (branches, merging, etc)
  • Must have:  Linux command line skills
  • Must have:  Comfortable doing command line editing (VI or other command line editor)
  • Must have:  Microsoft office skills (Excel, PowerPoint, Word
  • Writing (technical) documentation – Must be able to write installation documentation
  • Familiar with using source code repositories and concepts of release versioning
  • Jenkins experience
  • GIT experience

What will set you apart:

  • Advanced, proven knowledge of Acxiom products
  • Worked in production implementation-type environments (understands the importance of chain of command, impact of changes on the environment, who should be making the changes, etc…)
  • Worked in Agile environment 
  • Java experience
  • SQL experience