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IBM Build Release Engineer in Ahmedabad, India


Software Developers at IBM are the backbone of our strategic initiatives to design, code, test, and provide industry-leading solutions that make the world run today - planes and trains take off on time, bank transactions complete in the blink of an eye and the world remains safe because of the work our software developers do. Whether you are working on projects internally or for a client, software development is critical to the success of IBM and our clients worldwide. At IBM, you will use the latest software development tools, techniques and approaches and work with leading minds in the industry to build solutions you can be proud of.

Your Role and Responsibilities

As an expert in Build and Release engineering, you will be responsible for Automating Build pipelines for the DevOps and Release Engg. team, using tools like Ant/Maven/Gradle, PowerShell, Visual Studio, Eclipse/NetBeans/IntelliJ IDE, .Net framework v3.x+, and, work towards analysis, debugging and reporting of any failures in the pipeline. Working with the product teams, you will be responsible for supporting High Availability systems round the clock alongside creating both persistent and transient platforms for building multiple parallel streams like Develop, Master, Integration, etc. for both On-Prem, Hybrid & Cloud native applications. The successful candidate will have hands-on development experience with Dot Net for Automation (Travis/Jenkins), SCM hooks, Containers and associated tooling for Logging, Monitoring, and Reporting.


  • Create, Maintain, Debug and modify build scripts for CI/CD pipeline Automation, SCM (Git/TFSi) Integration, Automation Testing and Blue-Green deployment.

  • Define, Design, Test and Execute various phases of the SDLC, including Agile practices, and tools for supporting Continuous Integration, Continuous Testing and Continuous Deployment on both Windows and Linux based pipelines.

  • Perform migration of applications and CI/CD pipelines etc. from On-Prem to Hypervisor infrastructures like Containers, Image Registries, and VMs leveraging DevSecOps best practices.

  • Develop innovative solutions to migrate and modernize legacy platforms, while being able to support and maintain them.

  • Have either Development or Testing experience with a knack of debugging both legacy and cloud platforms, while optimizing processes and practices.

  • Work along the development and QA teams by helping them to analyses build-related and pipeline-related artefacts to ensure business continuity.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • 10+ yrs. of relevant industry experience and Bachelor's/Master's Degree in Computer Science or similar field.

  • Hands on experience in working with Dot Net, WMI, WCF, WPF, Visual Studio and TFS.

  • Have successfully carried out automation of build pipelines, using scripting languages and technologies like PowerShell, Microsoft Source Code Control Integration, Batch files/Shell scripts etc. to create reusable scripts with Visual Studio and Eclipse.

  • Good Experience in application Integration, CI/CD, Platform & Infrastructure as Code, Cloud native technologies, as well as distributed architectures within intra-company networks and hybrid cloud deployments.

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Deep hands-on experience on Build and Release engineering., DevSecOps and GitOps.

  • Experience with Dot Net technologies and the ability to modify build/automation scripts on the fly. Knowledge about BVT, Automation frameworks (e.g. CSPF, etc.), and working Experience with IBM Rational Suite will be an added advantage.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills as well as business acumen and a commercial outlook

About Business UnitIBM's Cloud and Cognitive software business is committed to bringing the power of IBM's Cloud and Watson/AI technologies to life for our clients and ecosystem partners around the world. IBM provides you with the most comprehensive and consistent approach to development, security and operations across hybrid environments-with complete software solutions for business and IT operations, development, data science, security, and management. Our experts and software capabilities help organizations develop applications once and deploy them anywhere, integrate security across the breadth of their IT estate, and automate operations with management visibility. With IBM, you also have access to new skills and methods, governance and management approaches, and a deep ecosystem of industry experts and partners.

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