Build Engineer

Passionate about technology that impacts on our day-to-day lives ?
Interesting in improving software quality and reliability for critical solutions spanning the Aerospace and Automotive sectors ?
Looking to develop your C /Scripting skills in automated build and test systems further ?
If so why not read on ?

Our client is a world renowned innovator in the development of DevOps tools that improve software quality and security as well as team productivity. As part of their Integrations team they are currently looking for a Build Engineer who will be responsible for the automated build and test systems for their API libraries that span the server and integration projects. This requires a strong knowledge of C/C with generalist knowledge of scripting languages like Python, Ruby, PHP, Perl etc…

These builds feed into our client's continuous integration systems such as GitHub. Ideally you should have knowledge of building C/C applications on multiple platforms, experience with Continuous Integration tools such as Jenkins and Docker. You will then build and maintain these systems across releases , improving the automation of builds and tests. You will then develop the API libraries to provide continued support for new server features.

*Taking responsibility for our client's build systems and their API libraries across multiple platforms and ensuring their stability and support for newly introduced future features.
*Updating and maintaining the APIs so they support new features and continue to work wit the latest version of the languages our client supports.
*Working with the server , integration and product teams to ensure that the organization's client applications can continue to access server features through their API libraries.


*A Bachelors or Masters degree in Computer Science or a related field or equivalent experience.
*Familiarity with CVS, SVN, Git or Perforce
*Experience with C/C including Build environments and compilers for such applications.
*Experience with at least one scripting language ( Python, Ruby, PHP, Perl ideally)
*Knowledge of the Unix/Linux command line.
*Some experience in developing on multiple platforms ( Windows /Linux/MAC) In-depth development skills are not required , however, you will need to have enough knowledge to understand the code.
*Experience enhancing existing code, diagnosing and resolving bugs.
*Knowledge of virtualization frameworks such as Docker and /or Vagrant.
*Experience with test automation frameworks.
*A dedication to high quality software engineering.
*Fluent written and spoken English.
*Excellent interpersonal skills for working cross-functionally with other departments on a daily basis.

In return our client can offer a constantly evolving position bringing you into contact with the latest technologies and maintaining and building an environment in continual development. The company offers excellent career growth prospects in a friendly and welcoming team environment.



Oliver Astington

Team: IT & Technical

I specialise in: International & Multilingual IT and Technical Recruitment across the UK and Western Europe

Languages: English, French & Spanish (also learning Italian)

I’ve been at Euro London since: 2010

About me: I have evolved with Euro London from consultant to senior and principal consultant since December 2010. I completed my Bachelors Degree in Modern European Studies and Masters Degree in Modern Language studies at the University of Nottingham with studies in France and Spain from 2005-2010 and have subsequently used my passion for Europe, European languages and international business to develop long-standing relationships with international businesses and candidates as well as investment in helping international candidates find job opportunities that will help them grow their careers. Outside work I regularly travel throughout Europe and beyond, enjoy outdoor sports and  reading about  Modern European history and politics. 

Fun fact: I have lived in 4 European countries , UK, France, Spain, Belgium.