Build Engineer

Posted 11 June 2024
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSoftware Development

Job description

A cutting-edge technology company that specialises in cloud-based graphics rendering and streaming solutions. They are known for their innovative work in the field of graphics processing unit (GPU) virtualisation and rendering. They pride themselves on their ability to pivot and adapt to the ever-advancing technology demands to stay a step ahead of their competitors.
This is an exciting opportunity in which you will liaise with the engineering (Product, Integrations, QA) teams to anticipate and support their needs in terms of environments.  Responsibilities will include:

  • Github, GitLab Administration, (YouTrack a plus)
  • Integrate and align internal, customer and partner build systems
  • Work with senior developers and SW build experts to architect and implement new build systems, system features and improvements which bring benefits both on developer desktop and in automation
  • Dive into build internals (eg CMake, GitLab CI yaml, Python and shell scripts) in order to refactor and improve the build system design
  • Actively monitor performance of continuous and nightly jobs in terms of duration, memory and CPU usage
  • Participate in the planning and operations of build system enhancements and change reviews
  • Perform code reviews of code/scripts as requested, and ensure all code/scripts are reviewed
  • Use existing conventions, styles where possible
  • Design and develop the tools to allow efficient configuration management, build and release of software developed in C++/CUDA, SQL Server databases, web based infrastructure components
  • Proactively identify the data pipeline tools that will be needed throughout development
  • Work with other teams to collect, present and maintain, useful metrics from build and test jobs for developers
  • Assist as requested with one-off build requests, code signing and Apple notarisation on secure systems
  • Continuously improve existing system

We are seeking someone with extensive experience s a Build Engineer/DevOps Software Engineer, working with cutting edge technologies, and who holds themselves to the highest standards.  Although this role can be done remotely, you must be based in New Zealand for this opportunity.
  • Fully remote from anywhere in NZ
  • Full work from home set up
  • Very competitive remuneration
  • Work with cutting edge technologies in a very cool sector
Don't miss out on this fantastic opportunity. Please apply ASAP, or for more information, contact Claire Lowe on or 021 206 5083