Sr. Software Configuration Management Engineer



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San Jose

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Silicon Valley, CA - (USA) 2880 Zanker Road Suite 101 CA San Jose , CA - 95134 Phone : 408-577-1258



Job Description

Manpower is currently recruiting for a Sr. Software Configuration Management Engineer position for a Bioscience Manufacturing Company in San Jose, CA. This is a 6-month contract. Please review the below Responsibilities and Requirements for this position. If interested, please apply now:


Sr. Software Configuration Management Engineer - InstallShield specialist for a 6-month contract.

The Sr. SCM Engineer is responsible for the design, implementation, maintenance, and documentation of the build systems supporting instrument firmware and embedded applications. The build system scope will also include generation of build metrics through integrated tools and frameworks for code profiling and automated unit testing. The Engineer will also be expected to work closely with the Firmware and Software developers to create the build and deployment process.

Shift: 1st

*Specific Skills:

** Must Have - strong hands-on experience with InstallShield.

*Coordinate build schedules with development teams and support internal / ECO release processes. May require occasional work outside of regular business hours for maintenance or to resolve build issues.

*Thorough understanding of best practices for Software Configuration Management, including permissions, branching, merging and labeling techniques for major and minor / patch releases.

*Demonstrate proficiency and good programming practices when writing PowerShell and MSBuild, including test script development.

*Good oral and written communication skills required for interacting with cross-functional project teams including Software Development, Systems Engineering / Verification & Validation and Quality Assurance.

*Good multi-tasking ability needed to resolve urgent issues or high priority activities in addition to the weekly project workload.

Minimum Qualifications:

*Bachelor's degree required.

*3 - 5 years' experience in build/release engineering and configuration management.

*Understanding of the Software Development Life Cycle.

*Proficiency using build toolsets such as MSBuild

*Experience with PowerShell and batch file scripting; Bash / Perl scripting; and the use of build scripts