Chandigarh, India

Software Design Engineer II : Software Configuration Management

India

Reports to: Manager Software Engineering

Position summary

SCM Developer requires a broad expertise or unique knowledge of the subject. With the application of his expertise he needs to drive technical decisions and he must stay abreast of advancements in related technologies. Able to guide and help development teams working on different / same products or technologies to ensure that the technologies inter-operate or connect to each other appropriately. Having wide-ranging experience, this role expects to resolve complex issues in creative and effective ways.  It also helps to provide direction to employees according to established policies and management guidance.

About Winshuttle

Are you interested in working in a fun, collaborative environment, for an award winning workplace? Winshuttle is dedicated to fostering a culture of respect and innovation to support and empower employees' ambitions. We're constantly looking for entrepreneurs who aren't afraid to think outside the box, and don't take themselves too seriously. We embrace and support our employees who seek opportunities for continued learning, inspire others, and live and breathe our core PACT values. We have a work hard, play hard mentality; we're constantly evolving lean solutions for ERP business processes by day, and dominating on the frisbee golf course by night. Our strength and competitive advantage stems from our awesome employees, and we strive to create a balanced work life that is as inspiring and rewarding as life at home. Think you might be a great fit?

Essential functions and responsibilities

  • Creating and maintain installers using Install Shield
  • Improve reliability and usability of existing installers
  • Provide ongoing build support for automated builds
  • Work closely with developers to provide quick resolutions to build issues
  • Manage source code repositories
  • Participate in configuration and release management activities in support of the software development lifecycle process and production releases
  • Improve productivity by designing & developing full-featured build systems; implementing tools and scripts that enable efficient, flexible builds.
  • Coordinate system builds activities to ensure each system is documented, including all hardware components, OS versions, and application software versions
  • Customize source code and bug tracking tools to meet release process requirements and/or identify new tools/technologies that will make the release process more efficient, reliable, and cost effective
  • Debugging and investigating root cause of installation related failures/problems encountered in customer environment

Desired behaviors

  • Receptive to change – is flexible. Seeks and adopts improved approaches and processes.
  • Initiates action – is results oriented, takes responsibility for actions and outcomes. Meets commitments and strives for high performance.
  • Manages the workload – makes timely decisions, prioritizes effectively, solves problems, monitors results and takes remedial action where necessary.
  • Technically proficient – knows role and has a solid familiarity with tasks and responsibilities.
  • Takes responsibility for own learning – knows personal strengths and recognizes development needs. Is open to feedback and always seek to learn.
  • Communicates ideas – strong facilitation and written communication, proposes a way forward. Listens to views of colleagues and takes in diverse perspectives.
  • Works collaboratively – shares information, fosters teamwork and contributes to positive work environment where people want to come to work.
  • Display ethical character and competence – acts with integrity and intent, is accountable for own actions, behaves according to the PACT values. Act as a good citizen of Winshuttle.

Knowledge

  • Knowledge of Review Board/FishEye/Crucible for code review and collaboration.
  • Knowledge of MSBuild/NAnt.
  • Knowledge of Test driven development
  • Knowledge of Source code management
  • Knowledge of build processes and development lifecycle
  • Knowledge of Whitelisting process with various Anti-Virus vendors

 

 Required Skills

  • Windows Installer (MSI) experience required
  • Installation Authoring Tools – especially Install Shield 2010, 2012, 2013 and 2016Familiarity with current software development automated tools, including configuration management support tools and software quality assurance tools.
  • Ability to gather accurate, detailed user requirements and analyze, design, develop, and implement solutions
  • Scripting languages – Install script, VB script, PowerShell Scripting and Batch scripting is required.
  • Experience with Visual Studio 2003, 2005, 2008, 2010, 2012 and above
  • Experience implementating silent installation feature
  • Experience working with VSTS, TFS or GitHub
  • Experience implementation Continuous Deployment and Integration
  • Experience working with Cloud based applications (preferably Azure)
  • Experience of .NET and C# is must
  • Expereince with Team City framework for a continuous build process
  • Experience with developing, implementing and maintaining configuration management tools (SVN, Subversion etc.), includes automation of build/test/packaging with automated coupling of phases
  • Experience Digitally signing and obfuscating installers for Desktop and Web based products

Experience

  • BE/BTech/MCA/Equivalent degree in Computer Science or a related technical field from an accredited university or college with 2-5 years of recent, professional experience as a software developer or release/install engineer in a software engineering organization.

This job posting does not imply that these are the only duties to be performed. Employees occupying this position will be required to follow any other-related instructions and to perform any other job related duties requested by their supervisor. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty and meet the physical requirements satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.