Release Engineer

Quant Capital
Tunbridge Wells
Up to £50,000 per annum +benefits
12 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Release Engineer Quant Capital is urgently looking for a Release Engineer to join our high profile client based in Tunbridge Wells My client are SaaS business and are big players in the Market data and telecoms optimisation space, they have hundreds of business who license their solution who are for the most part leading financial institutions. As a release manager you will be collaborating with IT Operations as well as the Software Engineering teams to improve the engineering process and practice. They operate in a continuous delivery environment. You will take ownership of the Release Management lifecycle which will include scheduling, verifying and coordinating releases of MDSL’s application. You will be expected to: Plan and execute software releases, including writing and editing release notes each month Produce Implementation plans and Run Books Give a helping hand in manual testing, analysis and monitoring automated testing Manage release incidents, patch processes involving close work with client operations teams. Skills you MUST have: Formal Project Management training In Depth knowledge of software development lifecycles Microsoft Office (Excel, Access) Experience coordinating with teams across multiple departments My client is based on an MVC stack using .Net4 with Infrastructure based on Puppet. They have a 30 man strong development team. This role suites a bright tech enthusiast, someone who keeps up to date with the latest happenings in the tech space and a strong team player. This is an excellent opportunity to get stuck into an agile environment where you can make a real impact with what you do and keep current by using the latest technologies. Release Engineer, DSC IIS, Redis, HAProxy, Chef, Blue/Green Deployment, PowerShell Scripting, Continuous Deployment, SVN, GIT, Hudson, Jenkins, C#, SOA, nServiceBus This job was originally posted as