Release Engineer
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Updated on 3/19/2024
theScore

501-1,000 employees

Digital sports media and betting platform
Company Overview
theScore, a subsidiary of PENN Entertainment, stands out as a leader in the sports media and betting industry, boasting one of North America's most popular sports apps that provides personalized live scores, news, and betting information. The company's competitive edge lies in its immersive mobile sports betting and iCasino experience, offered through 'theScore Bet Sportsbook & Casino' app, which is live in Ontario. With a strong focus on engaging fans through its digital media, sports betting products, and esports platforms, theScore fosters a dynamic culture that thrives on technical innovation and industry leadership.
Consumer Software

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$268.1M

Founded

2012

Headquarters

Toronto, Canada

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

16%

1 year growth

32%

2 year growth

80%
Locations
Toronto, ON, Canada
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Quality Assurance (QA)
Development Operations (DevOps)
CategoriesNew
DevOps & Infrastructure
DevOps Engineering
Platform Engineering
Site Reliability Engineering
Requirements
  • Degree in computer science/engineering or equivalent knowledge and/or experience
  • Previous release engineering experience
  • Knowledge of CI/CD, automation technologies, build systems, and packaging tools
  • Hands-on experience with Apple App Store and Google Play Store release procedures
  • Experience with native mobile application build management tools (buddybuild, App Center, TestFlight, etc.)
  • Demonstrated ability to coordinate cross-functional work teams toward task completion
  • Excellent written and verbal communication experience and capability with large groups and attention to detail
  • Familiarity with mobile and web automation, performance testing tools (Appium, Selenium WebDriver, Cucumber, UI Automator, JMeter or k6.io, artillery.io)
  • Hands-on experience with Apple App Store and Google Play Store release procedures and policy updates
Responsibilities
  • Manage the day to day builds and the distribution of builds throughout the various release phases
  • Coordinate the weekly mobile app and backend service releases across different feature teams
  • Work with QA, Development, DevOps, Marketing, Legal, Compliance, TPM, PMO, and Product in regards to application build schedule and initiate packaging, build process, and submissions as required
  • Prepare and maintain release artifacts, processes, and ensure accuracy
  • End to end oversight of builds and release delivery as per release process
  • Contribute to QA, automation, performance, and continuous improvement activities
  • Work with Development and DevOps teams to automate and optimize software build, environments, and deployment system as required
  • Assist with overseeing and/or participate with the preparation and execution of production deployments and maintenance activities
  • Prepare and distribute the required builds and test accounts to third party vendor partners, Independent Test Labs, and regulators as required
  • Other duties as required