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Release Engineer

O'Reilly Auto Parts - Springfield, MO


As a Release Engineer

on the O'Reilly Retail Development team, you will create, maintain, and curate the main code branches for all active development projects. The Release Engineer coordinates the releases of not only multiple projects, but the multiple code branches that make up those projects. You will be the point of contact and subject matter expert for releases to the development, test, and production environments. You will also have the opportunity to automate the management and deployment of code to all of the environment. The Release Engineer works closely with the development, project management, and QA teams to coordinate the timely and effective release of new software releases.

Essential Job Functions

Owns and curates the builds, patches, and processes needed to orchestrate a delivery of software across our various environments

Perform the actual releases from one environment to the next and final deployment into production

Estimate, plan, and track software configuration management tasks while providing project status updates to management

Document and track releases for auditing purposes

Create and manage release notes and deployment notifications to appropriate parties

Coordinate release activities with internal teams (development, business, QA, project management) to ensure a smooth and trouble free roll out of releases and software patches

Support and enhance build and release processes through automation.

Configures and enforces release standards for the Retail IT team (e.g. versioning, artifacts, documentation)

Actively engages the outside industry to research and stay up to date on new release and deployment technologies

Skills and Qualifications

Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science degree in related discipline or equivalent

Experience with source code management systems such as Jenkins, Artifactory, GIT, and Ansible

Experience with Linux and bash scripting

Experience in process and system automation and system admin procedures

Solid understanding and experience with Agile software development methodologies

Solid understanding and practical experience of software development life cycles

Experience with issue troubleshooting and bug triage

2 years build automation experience (e.g. Jenkins, Artifactory, or Gradle)

Ansible experience a plus

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O'Reilly Auto Parts


Release Engineer O'Reilly Auto Parts - Springfield, MO, United States


Location: Springfield, MO

Company Profile:
O'Reilly Automotive intends to be the dominant supplier of auto parts in our market areas by offering our retail customers, professional installers, and jobbers the best combination of price and quality provided with the highest possible service level.