Senior Build & Release Engineer at Survios
Culver City, CA, US

Survios, the foremost virtual reality game developer and pioneer of the future of immersive technologies, has an opening for an experienced Build & Release Engineer.

Responsibilities:

Produce a great deal of builds daily for QA and public distribution; which includes builds review, tracking, diagnosis, delivery, and archiving.

Creation of distribution builds and end-user presentation (installers, console finishing protocols, etc.).

Design and implement tools and processes to support build automation and accurate delivery.

Take an active interest in game quality, ensuring content is at the highest quality for each platform.

Be communicative to production about the status of builds, including changing priorities, product holds, engine stability, and estimation of delivery.

Debug issues in builds before they are delivered, identifying potential problem areas, investigating bugs, and mining data sets.

Surveying and notification of console development changes in support of the engineering team.

Requirements:

Knowledge and background in build management and distribution (Console experience preferred).

Knowledge and background in continuous integration and automation systems (Jenkins, Cruise control, QuickBuild, anthill, Teamcity, etc.; Particularly Jenkins).

Able to demonstrate clear and concise written and verbal communication skills.

Have proven strong organizational skills and task management skills.

Experience with C/C++ and development tools like Visual Studio.

Have a passion for games and a solid understanding of game platforms and systems.

Thrive under pressure, maintaining a steady pace to your work in the face of multiple deadlines.

Experience with Perforce, or other version control systems.

Experience with bug-tracking software (JIRA, BugZilla, Hansoft, etc).

Familiarity with Unreal Engine 4.

Pluses:

Working knowledge of Unity or other game engines.

3 or more years experience in the games industry.

Previous build experience with any of the following platforms: Windows, Mac OSX, PS4, Android.

Proficiency with high-level scripting languages (examples: Javascript, Lua, Python, Perl).

Quality Assurance experience.

Experience with Windows software development using C++ and/or C#.

Experience with PC installer technologies (MSI, NSIS, etc.).

Experience with deploying SQL changes.

Experience configuring and troubleshooting IIS web applications.

Basic system administration skills (Windows, Linux).

B.S. degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience.

About Us:

Survios is at the forefront of VR game development and is pioneering the future of immersive technologies. Since inception, we have taken a holistic approach to virtual reality innovation, developing hardware, software, and games hand-in-hand to take VR to places that no one has dreamed possible. Survios offers a pet-friendly work environment with unlimited vacation time and a host of other perks and benefits to give our team everything we need to create unrivaled Active Virtual Reality experiences.