Release Engineer

Put your skills to work at a stable company in an unstable time! Our client is a multi-billion-dollar eCommerce company with global operations in 19 countries and a strong, loyal customer base. This client continues to grow with annual revenue hitting over $2 Billion. 


Our client, located in Idaho Falls, ID, has been on the cutting edge of patented technology in the Wellness industry for over three decades. With an overall mission of wellness and research into sustainable products, you will be a part of a mindful community of professionals, working to bring the enterprise to the cutting edge of technology. 


We are seeking a skilled Release Engineer II to join our client’s growing organization. In this position, you will provide a breakdown structure for project related work and also provide estimates for technical projects. In addition to this, you will work closely with the technical lead on each project.


Key Responsibilities/Essential Functions:

  • Provide work breakdown structures and estimates for technical projects
  • Implement and teach best practices for Release Management methodologies
  • Lead trainings for global release management teams
  • Work closely with the Technical Project Leader to meet project objectives and timelines
  • Drive efficiency and reduce error rates with scripting and automation
  • Actively seek solutions to business needs, communicate trends to leadership, and suggest innovative solutions
  • Deploy software to test and production environments supporting the iterative and project life cycles.
  • Assist with communication during critical launches and support events
  • Perform tasks for projects and support assignments using established procedures
  • Ensure internal documentation and knowledge reference pages are updated
  • Provide prompt, efficient, detailed, customer-oriented service to internal and external
  • Work with other support teams to ensure a consistent and high-quality level of support


Required Experience and Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in Computer Science or related field
  • 2+ years of experience working directly in a DevOps or Cloud support capacity
  • 2+ years of experience supporting Cloud and Hybrid Cloud infrastructures (AWS, Azure, GCP, on premise)
  • 2+ years' experience supporting at least one platform, Windows, Linux,
  • Experience with at least one scripting language (Python, Bash, PowerShell, etc.)
  • Hands-on experience configuring and troubleshooting IIS environments
  • Experience with the SDLC and Release Management methodologies
  • Demonstrate best practices in the full life cycle of software development activities
  • Effective communication skills
  • High standard of quality and focus on customer satisfaction

Beneficial Experience and Skills:

  • Experience with configuration management and automation (Terraform, DSC, Ansible, Chef etc.)
  • Experience with a development language like C#, C++, Java
  • Experience working with applications based on Microsoft SQL Server
  • Experience working with applications .NET Core framework
  • Experience as a technical team lead
  • Knowledge of common continuous integration patterns and practices
  • Experience working with global IT teams and users located around the world


How does this benefit you?

  • Our client has a GREAT CULTURE - flexibility is a must in this position; you'll become a part of a fast-paced team dedicated to a feel-good lifestyle brand dedicated to changing lives. Our client is proud to be part of a values-driven organization that treats employees with respect. Their employees and their families enjoy company parties and countless discounts around the community. They implement a very real open-door policy, and all employees are on a first-name basis—it feels more like a family than a multi-national corporation.
  • Their location is Safe, uncrowded & affordable - nestled in the heart of beautiful Eastern Idaho, Idaho Falls is a prosperous and vibrant community, as well as the gateway to recreational paradise. This unique setting provides numerous opportunities for total wellness -- social, physical, financial, and emotional. If you love outdoor activities, this is the place for you, with the Snake River running right through town, the Rocky Mountains dominating the horizon, and Yellowstone less than a 2-hour drive away.
  • Excellent compensation - in addition to a competitive wage, our client offers comprehensive benefits for their full-time employees that include all you would expect plus some remarkable surprises, such as a longevity bonus. They provide an onsite fitness center, free concierge service, and an employee restaurant.



Please reach out to us directly for further details. We understand talent comes in all sorts of different configurations. If you're wondering whether you're qualified or not, contact us directly so we can discuss the relationship between work purpose and prior experience.


At Blackmere, we believe innovation and diversity go hand in hand. We are an equal opportunity employer and 100% committed to maintaining an inclusive and diverse Blackmere. We do not discriminate based on race, ethnicity, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status, or any other legally protected status.