Release Engineer

Our Release Engineer will be responsible for planning, preparing and successfully performing upgrades and new implementations

Eckington, Sheffield
Release Engineer

Here at Ovarro we are currently experiencing an exciting period of change. After being bought by our new owners in early 2019, we have had complete renovation of our office space and a renovation of our working practices. Whilst the office is a COVID-secure environment, the business has implemented technology that enables its employees to work and communicate from home effectively.

Working in a Release Team responsible for delivering first-class software to our customers, our Release Engineer will be responsible for planning, preparing and successfully performing upgrades and new implementations to our customers to a high standard, on time and within budget.

How you will add value to our team:

- Build and maintain representative test environments
- Testing software upgrade paths
- Regression testing
- Planning upgrades to our customers
- Delivering upgrades, remotely and on-site
- Collaborating with the Support and Product teams
- Adhering to CAB processes
- System builds
- Developing knowledge of Ovarro products 

To be successful as an Release Engineer, you will need:

- A positive and customer focused attitude
- Quick learning ability
- A passion for technology

Desirable attributes are:

- Knowledge of Linux
- Knowledge of bash scripting
- Knowledge of SCADA and Telemetry systems
- Knowledge of virtualisation software such as VMWare, Proxmox

What we can offer you in return:

- A great benefits package including Perkbox
- Internal and external training provision to help you develop and grow
- A culture of internal improvement that could see you progress into a Lead Release Engineer role
- Brand-new COVID-secure office space complete with modern Agile work areas
- Technology in place to work from home
- Salary increases that have tracked above inflation
- Friendly and open culture + loads more!

Ovarro recognise the need for a diverse workforce and we are committed to equal opportunities in employment.

Ovarro employees and candidates who apply to work at Ovarro will be treated fairly and valued equally. All job requirements fit the needs of the business and those who work in it, regardless of age, disability, race, nationality, ethnic or national origin, gender, religion, beliefs, sexual orientation, domestic circumstances, social and employment status, HIV status, gender reassignment, political affiliation or trade union membership.

Other organisations may call this role Implementation Engineer, Systems Engineer, Delivery Engineer