The MITRE Corporation Build and Release Automation Engineer in Bedford, Massachusetts
Build and Release Automation Engineer
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Do you have a passion for automation? MITRE’s Enterprise Computing, Information, and Security Center is seeking a Build & Release Automation Engineer with a development background to support the evolution of a Continuous Delivery pipeline. The qualified candidate will be a member of the Release & Deployment Services team, responsible for designing and developing application delivery and release automation solutions.
Assist the Lead Engineers with the development of plugins and scripts to automate the application build and deployment process.
Work with Automation Engineers across the organization to integrate with external tools and platforms enabling continuous delivery of applications from commit to release (Automated Testing, IaaS and PaaS).
Work with development teams to onboard applications to the continuous delivery pipeline.
Provide production support for the services supported by the Release and Deployment Services team, including Auto Build and Deploy, Collaborative Development, Version Control, and Application Job Scheduling.
1-year minimum experience performing build and release engineering and automation
Experience with Continuous Delivery technology such as Atlassian Bamboo and Jenkins
Experience with ANT and MAVEN and/or other build tools
Experience with Version Control software such as SVN and Git
Experience with LINUX and MS Windows operating systems
Experience with product APIs; integrating tools, utilizing web services and SDKs
Understanding of the Agile Software Development methodology
Understanding of Continuous Integration/Delivery and DevOps concepts
Strong communications and interpersonal skills; Ability to introduce and explain new concepts
Ability to take initiative and ownership of tasks and projects
Experience with scripting languages like batch, UNIX Shell, Powershell
Experience with object oriented programming language (java, Ruby, Python)
Experience with the Atlassian tool suite, including JIRA, Confluence, Bitbucket
Exposure to configuration management tools such as Chef or Ansible
Exposure to Docker
Exposure to Cloud Management tools such as AWS
Understanding of ITIL
Job SW Eng, Comp Sci & Mathematics
Primary Location United States-Massachusetts-Bedford
Other Locations United States-Virginia-McLean
This requisition requires a clearance of None
Travel Yes, 5 % of the Time
Job Posting May 13, 2018, 11:00:00 PM
Req ID: 00050169