Build and Release Engineer
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Full Time
Closes 18.03.20
Full Time
Closes 18.03.20
Who we are looking for
A Build and Release Engineer who will be supporting the implementation of DevOps into the business.

The Build and Release team is specialist in the delivery of in house code to the various systems and leading technologies that make up our website. The team is heavily involved in technical functions key to the running of our website. As a Build and Release Engineer you will be challenged daily and have many opportunities to expand on your skills in MS SQL, .NET, Python, PowerShell, shell etc.

You will be welcomed into a friendly and collaborative culture, where you will be working with a team of 30 talented professionals who are serious about your development. There will be some targeted study and related exercises to start with to give you a good understanding of the basics of our automation core languages, along with one to one sessions with experienced Engineers to introduce you to the more specialist areas of the role.
Preferred skills and experience
Commercial build and release experience.
Administering CI servers, i.e. Jenkins, CruiseControl, TeamCity, Bamboo.
Writing and extending build tools, i.e. Maven, Nant, Ant, Gradle.
Good knowledge of scripting languages, i.e. PowerShell, Groovy, Python, Perl, Shell.
Good knowledge of SCM systems, i.e.Subversion, Git, Mercurial, ClearCase, TFS.
Ability to adapt to a diverse and reactive working environment.
Ability to work with minimal requirements and manage multiple tasks.
Excellent communication on a technical level.
Self motivated and delivery focused.
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Main Responsibilities
Automating to fulfil the needs of production change.
Managing/monitoring the automation platforms.
Managing/maintaining the test environments to support delivery.
Scripting to aid the product delivery.
Working with other areas of the business to support the deployment of new products.
Assisting with walk up requests in an approachable and helpful manner.
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The benefits of working with us
Bonus Schemes
Recognition for your performance and hard work.
Company Pension
Preparing you for later life with a top pension.
Eye Care
In a digital world, we help take care of your vision.
Income Protection
Your income is protected, just in case.
Life Assurance
Peace of mind for your family in any eventuality.
Life Event Gifts
Your big occasions deserve to be celebrated.
Tax Free Childcare Scheme
A bit extra in your pocket to help with your little ones.
Long Service Awards
A thank you for your dedication and loyalty.
Hillside (Technology) Ltd opened our North West office in 2016 in the heart of Manchester’s buzzing city centre. In recent years the city has become a hub of technology and creative industries.
Our location
  • Often described as the UK’s second city, living costs in Manchester are around 30% cheaper than London.
  • Our office has plenty of public transport nearby, including trains operating around the country and the Metrolink.
  • Manchester is passionate about sport and has two Premier League football teams.
  • Full of fantastic restaurants and shops, from Spinningfields to the Northern Quarter, there is lots to see and do.
What we get up to
Our Manchester office is home to part of Hillside (Technology) Ltd's Software Development family as well as additional technology units. We work closely with our other Technology sites in Stoke-on-Trent and Bulgaria to deliver our first class product.
Some location benefits
Nearby Restaurants and Shops
Tea and Coffee Service
Great Commuter Links
City Centre Location
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