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Build & Release Software Engineer

  • Location: London
  • Salary/rate:
  • Date posted: 12/09/19
  • Job reference: 7428
  • Permanent

Amiqus have partnered with one of the UK’s fastest growing tech companies, who are leading the market with their software and hardware solutions for live events, concerts, theatre and now film.


Their products have been used in events as the Grammys, the Brit Awards, concerts for artists such as U2, Beyoncé and Lady Gaga, in addition to product launches for Nika, Apple and so many more! 

They are now looking to make a key hire – Build and Release Engineer

You will be a key member of the software team and will help to develop the next generation of disguise products, ensuring quality and risk are managed seamlessly. We work in a supportive environment, in a team which is committed to innovation and continuous improvement. This is a critical role, ensuring disguise’s continued growth through the secure testing and building of software iterations as the company develops its software offering.

Key areas of responsibility include:

  • Maintaining & documenting the existing msbuild-based process. 
  • Maintaining and improving the existing TeamCity CI solution
  • Maintaining virtual machines with CI and build environments.
  • Working with supervision on some C++ based build-related projects.
  • Potential for stakeholding position future work in customer-visible OS management products
  • Day-to-day, expected work includes continuous improvements to the build process, and ensuring the smooth operation of the CI server.
  • Create and document test plans
  • Generate test cases based on the requirements and other documentation
  • Write automated test code to effectively test our systems 
  • Update and maintain test code and test frameworks 
  • Keep up to date on the relevant technology, popular testing tools and test management systems, and advise stakeholders on these technologies 
  • Become familiar with the software under test and any other software related to it, accordingly. 

Qualifications, Skills & Experience required:

Essential 

  • Experience with TeamCity, PowerShell and Python
  • Proficient at implementation, deployment, testing and debugging.
  • At least 3 years’ relevant experience in software development.
  • Awareness of business continuity and quality control in software development for products. 
  • Honest, discreet, trustworthy. 
  • Proactive and able to work on own initiative. 

Desirable

  • Experience with testing frameworks for UI automation
  • C++ implementation, development, testing and debugging 
  • AWS or similar cloud based development and deployment 
  • Proficient with Google Drive & Microsoft Office for communications. 
  • Good listener, ability to help the team shine and excel in their roles.
  • Lead by example, foster a kind, helpful, team-winning attitude. 
  • Positive about change; flexible and adaptable to work effectively in our fast-paced environment. 
  • Strong team worker who will contribute to our ‘one team’ culture – high levels of cooperation and communication. 
  • Energy, drive and resilience. 
  • Friendly, approachable and helpful. 


JOB REQUIREMENTS 

 Essential 

  • Ability to self-manage to a degree and work on own initiative.
  • Equally capable of collaborating with others.
  • Travel/work in other company offices (NY, LA, Hong Kong & Shanghai). 

Desirable 

  • Industry experience is a big plus 

This is an incredible opportunity based in London, offering an extremely competitive salary, along with great benefits and community culture. 

 

Please click apply or contact Kim Hunt on 01925 839730 or kim.hunt@amiqus.com to find out more.
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