Senior Software Engineer - Release Management

Foot Locker   •  

Chicago, IL

8 - 10 years

Posted 231 days ago

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Foot Locker, Inc. is seeking a Senior Software Engineer - Release Management, to be part of major transformation initiative for Foot Locker Digital Assets supporting web, mobile and store customers. As a member of the team you will closely work with the software engineering team to seamlessly move code from development through rollout and into production without users ever noticing a glitch in the service. The ideal candidate is passionate about solving business problems by delivering simple, robust and maintainable solutions using continuous integration and continuous delivery practices.


  • Manage release branching and push new releases to production in support for speed to market strategy.
  • Build, maintain scripts and release processes to deploy software applications on Cloud.
  • Support and improve tools for continuous integration, deployment and release management.
  • Responsible for releasing software covered under PCI and PII compliance ambit.
  • Collaborate with multiple cross-functional teams.
  • Work in an Agile/Scrum, test driven development environment.


  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum environment.
  • Experience releasing software built using Java, JEE technologies, Spring and related frameworks.
  • Experience in deploying front end applications built using technologies like ReactJS, AngularJS, Node.js and AEM.
  • Knowledge of SQL and NoSQL databases.
  • Proficient with Linux OS and good understanding of scriptinglanguages and UNIX Shell.
  • Experience building and maintaining CI/CD solutions using DevOps tools (Jenkins, Git, Chef etc.)
  • Experience with containerization/orchestration technologies tools like Docker, Mesos, Kubernetes and Swarm is a plus.
  • Has exposure to Cloud environment using AWS or Azure or Google Cloud platforms.




  • Requires a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems or closely related field and 8years of related work experience.