Release Engineer

IntellectFaces - Atlanta, GA

Temporary | Contract
Location: Atlanta, GA

Responsibilities:
Are you passionate about automation? Do you like planting the seeds of DevOps in an organization and watching the organization benefit and grow from your ideas? Release Engineering is a team that helps other teams automate deploys. We’re experts in AWS and use cutting edge tools developed in-house and open source software. We enable teams to deploy faster with zero downtime. We’re seeking a Senior Developer to bring fresh ideas and technologies to our team.

Contract Length

one year with the possibility of FTE conversion for the right candidate, 1 position

Key Responsibilities

Design and author tools that reliably and efficiently manage application delivery
Define requirements, functional specifications, and deliverables
Create automated delivery pipelines for deployment of internal and third-party services
Lead teams toward continuous deployment including automated configuration and testing
Provide consulting expertise in AWS, cloud design, and operations
Actively participate in the engineering community, staying up-to-date on new technologies and best practices and shares insights with others in the organization.
Work with highly skilled engineers to ensure best practices and improve predictable, reliable releases through continuous testing and continuous deployment
Identify new technologies that can improve our area of responsibility, design and conduct proofs-of-concept, and communicate results throughout the organization
Provide ongoing support, monitoring, and maintenance of production systems

Required Experience

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent combination of industry related professional experience and education
5 years of software development experience with a modern language (we mainly use Ruby, Groovy and Python, with some Go and Java)
Working experience in release engineering / automation with cloud environments
Working experience with security and network / distributed computing concepts
Job Features

Job Category Release Engineer
Duration 6+ Months
Job Location Atlanta, GA