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Company Name:
High 5 Games
New York , New York
United States
Job Type:
Position type:
Full Time
Linux / UNIX, Mac OS X, PC / Windows
Experience Level:
Entry Level
Bachelor's Degree

Release Engineer

The Release Engineer will be responsible for developing a build and release process, setting up the appropriate infrastructure, documenting the process and automating the process.

This role is for an Engineer who thrives in a collaborative, diverse environment and is passionate about games. You will be in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment with responsibilities that include automating builds and managing releases.


  • Design, build, develop a build and release management system
  • Design & enforce policies for managing source code within Perforce, including branching, merging and tagging policies to support parallel development
  • Provide continuous support on builds and strive to make the build and releases as close to automated as possible
  • Monitor and administer the automated build and continuous integration process to ensure correct build execution, and facilitate resolution of build failures
  • Develop and maintain documentation of the build/release process
  • Investigate tools that might speed up the process or make us more efficient in build and release management


  • Experience in maintaining and working with Windows, Mac and Linux environments
  • Experience in mobile automation
  • Experience in designing, building and maintaining an automated build and release environment
  • Experience in builds developed in Java, Flash, PHP, HTML, Gradle, Ant, Maven, and other technologies.
  • Experience with Jenkins
  • Experience in designing a software release process to satisfy internal audit and compliance
  • Experience in coordinating release from Development to production
  • Experience with Shell scripting and Linux experience is a must.
  • Experience in Perforce and familiarity with Perforce Streams
  • Familiar with object-oriented programming like Java
  • Familiar with SQL and relational database like MYSQL
  • Familiar with Puppet, Jira, Perforce and other release tools

Education and Requirements:

  • BS/BA in Computer Science or a related field.
  • Minimum of 1+ years’ experience as a Software Release Engineer.
  • Core Competencies :
    • Must have self-starting personality, unafraid to display initiative and innovation on the job.
    • Must possess strong communication skills, including listening abilities.
    • Must be a team player willing to share ideas with the ability to contribute to discussions passionately but objectively, while seeking and respecting differing opinions from others.
    • Must have the ability to multi-task and handle multiple priorities and business partner expectations.
    • Detail-oriented.
    • Able to take initiative in appropriate situations.