Build and Release Manager – Chennai

Build and Release Manager – Chennai Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Build and Release Manager – Chennai to join our team.


  • Collaborate with and educate engineers on proper use of build and source control systems;
  • Support regular cadence of production updates and hotfixes for live service of multiple products across game platforms;
  • Drive CI/CD pipeline, enforcing quality gates and paths as necessary;
  • Build and maintain CI/CD as necessary, deployment systems to facilitate build automation and deployment of products and tools;
  • Establish release process with necessary checks-points and responsible parties. Enforce checkpoint with accountability;
  • Triage and troubleshoot live issues to resolution with attention to detail and optimization;
  • Define release rhythms and schedules with milestones;
  • Monitor services and infrastructure health with polling systems, and alert on KPI metrics;
  • Work directly with talented engineers, QA testers, artists, and producers to ensure all release schedules stay coordinated and on time.


  • Experience with Jenkins, Python, MSBuild, and Powershell preferred;
  • Thorough understanding of SDLC;
  • 5+ years of experience with build and continuous integration tools (DevOps) with best practices;
  • Excellent communication and organization skills;
  • Developed CI/CD pipelines for Microsoft stack demonstrating solid understating of code repository, build, branch;
  • 3+ years of experience owning the build lifecycle of multiple webserver applications with regular updates and live operation;
  • 1 2 years of experience with Microsoft TFS;
  • Familiar with Agile development processes;
  • Ability to drive release process from, triage, bug-tracking and pushing teams for discipline in code-checkins, timely commits and code-quality;
  • BS or MS in Computer Science, Information Science, IT, or similar.