Version 1 | Dublin

Junior Release Engineer (with DevOps)

Department: Cloud & Infrastructure
Job Description

Essential criteria:

  • Practical DevOps experience – Use of CI/CD pipeline tooling, configuration management etc.

Key Duties & Responsibilities

  • Plan & execute the Release Management lifecycle which includes scheduling, coordinating and the management of releases across the enterprise for multiple applications across various environments. 
  • Supporting CI/CD pipelines for the applications
  • Implement DevOps best practices
  • Liaise with 3rd party vendors for the provisions of servers & services.
  • Supporting Development & Test teams on building, testing & deploying applications.
  • Troubleshooting environmental issues & support.
  • Responsible for implementing and managing release processes for code through development, test, and production environments.
  • Maintains a release repository and manages key information such as build and release procedures, dependencies, and notification lists


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field

Preferred criteria:

  • Experience of one or more development languages e.g. Java, Python, Go
  • Linux, Security, and/or Networking knowledge
  • We love candidates who are passionate about technology – link us to your GitHub account or any blogs you’ve written!
  • Working knowledge of Web & App Servers eg Apache, Nginx JBOSS, Weblogic or equivalent.  
  • Basic understanding of Jenkins
  • Basic understanding with Test Automation & code coverage tools eg Cucumber, Jacoco & Sonar.
  • Basic MYSQL or related DB experience
  • Comfortable with the shell eg Bash or SH
  • Experience of one or more development languages e.g. Java, Python, Go
  • Git or related SCM experience
  • Experience working in an Agile environment and thinks in terms of sprints.
Additional Information

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