Release Manager

Hangar 13  |   Location: Brno  |   Type of Contract: Full-time

What We Need:


We are looking for an experienced Release Manager to help us help define and operate the release process for our shared Engine and Tools at Hangar 13.

 

What You Will Do:

  • Champion a healthy, collaborative release culture within the studio, across multiple projects
  • Define and own the release process for engine and tools end-to-end, collaborating with Technical Directors & Producers to schedule predictable releases to internal customers, across multiple time zones & locations
  • Work with other project leaders and Release Managers at the project level to ensure consistently stable merges of shared technology, to and from game projects
  • Collaborate with engineering and QA to automate CI/CD processes
  • Own the process for creating build documentation for every release
  • Coordinate with QA/Discipline Leads to ensure integrity of all releases
  • Publishing relevant reporting for release and merge tracking
  • Embody an ethos of continual improvement, identifying inefficiencies & opportunities in the release process

 

Who We Think Will Be A Good Fit:

Our ideal candidate is a detail-oriented, highly-organized team player with a strong ability to stay focused and productive when working independently and with others.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Two years Release Management Leadership, with Software/Games-as-a-service strongly preferred
  • Experience with issue/bug tracking (JIRA preferred) and source control software (Perforce preferred)
  • An understanding of branches/streams, depots, merging strategy, Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery (CD/CI) pipelines
  • Demonstrated team and time management skills, including excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Technical orientation and a strong understanding of software development
  • Proven tolerance for a high degree of uncertainty and variability
  • Good communication skills
  • Ideally, you love games!

Who We Are:

Hangar 13 is an internal 2K development studio based in four locations: Novato (California), Brighton (UK), and Brno & Prague (Czech Republic), working collaboratively as one team.

Each of our locations provides the opportunity to Bravely Create on big-budget, AAA console titles in a diverse and inclusive environment.

At Hangar 13, we want people driven by curiosity — Visionaries who aren’t afraid to explore new territory.  Intrepid individuals who embrace the weird, the challenging, the unconventional.

We’re continuing to build a space that empowers you to take risks and redefine what’s possible,

Where your inquisitive nature is nourished — A home for people who aren’t satisfied with what is, but who are obsessed by what could be.

So bring your talent,

Your unique point-of-view, Your fearless tenacity,

And together, we’ll Bravely Create.