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Job Description

The role involves the co-ordination and execution of product builds and releases within the product development group. The Build Engineer also acts as a liaison between the different functional groups with Cerillion including Support Services, QA and Implementation with respect to release versions and environmental configurations.


  • Build software releases for delivery both to external customers and internal to Cerillion, keeping all parties involved updated with build progress. A build will consist of creating release labels, building code, creating release documentation, supplying database upgrade scripts etc. 
  • Understand the different supported platforms, operating systems and client requirements with regard to software delivery. 
  • Organise release notes, database upgrade scripts, build requests, and build logs. 
  • Manage assigned defect fixes for inclusion within releases. 
  • Understand product branch strategy. 
  • Escrow deposits. 
  • Perforce access and monitoring of code submissions, integration and general queries. 
  • Define, publish, maintain, and communicate release schedules across all of Cerillion’s products. 
  • Define and maintain the master product release schedule. 
  • Define and track release milestones. 
  • Communicate schedules to development, implementation, customers, and other interested parties. 
  • Coordinate activities with Quality Control, Quality Assurance, Customer Services, Marketing, Sales, Product Development, Product Management, and customers to ensure a smooth and trouble-free roll out of releases. 
  • Provide new and innovative ideas to create process efficiencies. 
  • Lead efforts to improve release processes. 
  • BE or MS in engineering or computer science. 
  • Minimum 4 years’ experience in software development with 2 years in release management capacity in a complex environment. 
  • Detailed knowledge of software release concepts 
  • Software development process knowledge. 
  • Software QC process experience or knowledge. 
  • Excellent leadership, influence, and communication skills 
  • Creative problem-solving skills. 
  • Experience working in a software development environment that supports many computer platforms. 
  • Ability to influence individuals to work to a common goal. 
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to multitask. 
  • Ability to quickly acquire an in-depth knowledge of the company’s products and systems. 
  • Hands on experience managing large releases with Perforce Configuration Management System 
  • Creating and numbering builds within Perforce 
  • Basic Windows terminology (e.g. DLL, OCX, Control Panel, etc.) 
  • Knowledge of OpenRoad, VB, Visual C++, Java, GWT, C#, C, .NET, Installshield Professional, Perl, Ant, NAnt, Windows Scripting, Jam and Shell Scripting. 
  • Basic knowledge of Unix/Linux and Oracle.

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How to apply

Email your CV, mentioning “Ref Code / Current Location / Years of IT Experience / Qualification” in the subject line e.g. (TMLD-WEB / Pune / 5 / BE Comp) and a covering letter to