Nelson Technology’s client is one of the world's premier enterprise automation companies working in the public and academic library space. They provide a dynamic work environment where you will be exposed to the latest software technologies, including high-volume Java Web apps, open source projects, cloud computing, smart phone apps, advanced search technologies, and private data source access.
We are currently looking for a Tools and Automation Engineer to join our dynamic Product Development Team.
Compensation: $110 - $130K
Build tools and processes for use throughout the software development life cycle, to improve the efficiency of the development, test and deployment of our systems.
Work independently or within a small task force to develop and evaluate solutions, before rolling out department wide.
Provide support for the tools and processes developed, including documentation and answering questions that may arise during use by others in the department.
Keep abreast of changes occurring in the industry, in particular new versions or enhancements to tools that are used, and be able to use written and verbal communication to describe the possible benefits of upgrading.
Experience with one or more of the following programming languages: Java, C++, C.
Experience with build tools such as Maven or Ant
Experience with continuous integration tools such as Jenkins/Hudson, Bamboo
Experience with version control systems such as SVN, Perforce, ClearCase
Experience with Software IDE's, such as Eclipse or Intellij
Excellent organizational, communication, and documentation skills.
Excellent troubleshooting skills.
Experience with building on UNIX and Windows platforms.
Experience with Subversion, Ant, Maven, or equivalent products.
Understanding of Maven and best practices for its use in a multi-project environment.
Understanding Jira and options for customization and integration with other tools.
Automation of testing including test runs during the continuous integration process.
Experience with InstallShield, building apps for mobile devices and tablets a plus.
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