Senior Build/Release Engineer- Perl (
PRIMEDIA - Santa Monica, CA

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As a Senior Build/Release Engineer- Perl, you will receive many benefits including:

Strong base

Comprehensive benefits package

Matching 401(K)

Advancement opportunities for outstanding performers

And Much More!

Job Summary:
The Senior Build/Release Engineer- Perl will own the test, build and release infrastructure for multiple projects. This will include designing and implementing processes and tools to support continuous integration and testing. In addition, the Release Engineer will be an advocate for good software engineering practices.

Essential Functions:
Primary owner of build and release tools and processes

Work with multiple sprint teams

Help define best practices for source control, continuous integration, automated testing and release management

Build tools for internal use to support software engineering best practices

Qualifications, Training, and Experience:
Mastery of source control tools such as Git and SVN

3+ years experience writing shell scripts

Experience using and developing software for GNU/Linux systems

5+ years experience programming in languages such as Perl, C, C++, Python, Java, etc.

3+ years release engineering experience

Additional Qualifications Desired:
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field

3+ years working on commercial software

2+ years of experience programming in Perl highly preferred

Significant work and contributions to one or more open source projects

QA experience, including automated test development

Experience working with distributed systems

Experience with cloud environments such as Amazon AWS, Eucalyptus, Open Stack, etc

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