Senior Build Engineer (Apex Legends)
Location: Los Angeles, California, United States
Requisition Number: 154794
Position Title: Senior Software Engineer in Test 1
Respawn Entertainment is a AAA video game development studio that was founded in 2010 and acquired by Electronic Arts in 2017. Respawn aspires to create innovative hit games that leave a lasting impact for gamers worldwide. Our shipped work includes the critically acclaimed multi-platform games Apex Legends, Titanfall, and Titanfall 2. We are currently developing the Star Wars™ action-adventure game Jedi: Fallen Order, virtual reality game Medal of Honor: Above and Beyond, and are continuing development for our live free-to-play game, Apex Legends. The opportunity to create groundbreaking games with some of the best developer talent in the industry awaits our future team members.
We are looking for a Senior Build Engineer who will work closely with the Build & Release team that is responsible for maintaining and improving the code release pipeline for our web applications and automated processes. You will manage Continuous Integration, merging/branching, deployment, and other automated processes to improve the workflow of our developers.
What you’ll do…
Continuous integration and deployment of internal tools to multiple environments.
Management and documentation of deployment processes and automation.
Environment management to ensure all needs are covered for testing and development.
Communicating issues to the development team.
Working with developers and QA to ensure builds are stable upon release.
Diagnosing and troubleshoot build problems, and advertising these to the team.
Assist and support developers.
Ideally, you will have…
5+ years of configuration management and engineering for web applications, ideally supporting an Agile development process.
Programming experience in C, C++, C#
Scripting experience with Python.
Scripting and automation skills in one or more of Python, bash, or similar.
Experience with automated build systems such as Jenkins, Hudson, TeamCity or equivalent.
Experience with Perforce, or equivalent.
Experience with bug-tracking software.
Experience in Jira, Confluence, or similar.
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related field, or equivalent experience.
Other qualities we look for…
Solid understanding of continuous integration best practices.
Must be self-driven and a team player with a solid work ethic.
Passion for games.
Excellent communication skills.
Community / Marketing Title: Senior Build Engineer (Apex Legends)
Electronic Arts Inc. is a leading global interactive entertainment software company. EA delivers games, content and online services for Internet-connected consoles, personal computers, mobile phones and tablets.
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Date Opened: 2019-03-01 00:27:45.583
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EA is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, religion, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, marital status, family status or veteran status. We will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal records in accordance with applicable law.