Global Version Control Specialist

Crystal Dynamics

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Global Version Control Specialist

IT Department

Reports to: IT Director

 

 

Position Summary

Oversee operations and security of the global perforce environments. Define policies and strategies for all perforce services within the SEW studios, including all outsourcing initiatives. Provide documentation, training and a technical escalation point for other IT Administrators, as well as closely collaborating with local Dev Tech/Production support teams.


Duties & Responsibilities


 

  • Day to day management and tuning of Perforce environments globally with a focus on Crystal instances and outsourcing initiatives.
  • Work with Lead Global Version Control Specialist to define global strategies regarding security, hardware and platform.
  • Work alongside development teams, development technology/production support teams and IT to provide the best solutions for new and upcoming development projects in a distributed environment.
  • Work with IT management and technical team leads to develop a playbook approach to outsourcing that focuses on appropriate security, connectivity and efficiency for all forms of outsourcing.
  • Create and maintain documentation in regard to our SCM (source control management) systems. This will focus on Perforce but may also include other applications.
  • Provide support, training and a technical escalation point for other internal IT Administrators.
Day to day management and tuning of Perforce environments globally with a focus on Crystal instances and outsourcing initiatives. Work with Lead Global Version Control Specialist to define global strategies regarding security, hardware and platform. Work alongside development teams, development technology/production support teams and IT to provide the best solutions for new and upcoming development projects in a distributed environment. Work with IT management and technical team leads to develop a playbook approach to outsourcing that focuses on appropriate security, connectivity and efficiency for all forms of outsourcing. Create and maintain documentation in regard to our SCM (source control management) systems. This will focus on Perforce but may also include other applications. Provide support, training and a technical escalation point for other internal IT Administrators.

 

Position Requirements

  • 3+ years of experience in a job with similar functions and responsibilities
  • DEC, bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • Master Source Control Management concepts (codelines, branching, merging, integration, versioning, etc.)
  • Master Perforce (or other source control tools (GIT, Team Foundation, Subversion, etc.)
  • Good knowledge of in either Linux or Microsoft system administration (performance, high availability)
  • Master scripting languages (Unix: Bash, Perl, Python; Microsoft Powershell)
  • High level of understanding of associated software used in computer game development (Jira, Teamcity, Hansoft etc etc)
  • Understanding of database concepts, enterprise grade storage and network (LAN, WAN)
  • Understanding of software development life cycle and methods.
  • Knowledge and/or interest for build processes.
  • Microsoft Server 2003 – 2016
  • Linux (RedHat or Debian/Ubuntu)
  • HP Server/Storage/Backup
  • Hardware/3Par Storage/HP Blade Centre
  • VMware ESX (5.x – 6.x)
  • CommVault backup & de-duplication
3+ years of experience in a job with similar functions and responsibilities DEC, bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience Master Source Control Management concepts (codelines, branching, merging, integration, versioning, etc.) Master Perforce (or other source control tools (GIT, Team Foundation, Subversion, etc.) Good knowledge of in either Linux or Microsoft system administration (performance, high availability) Master scripting languages (Unix: Bash, Perl, Python; Microsoft Powershell) High level of understanding of associated software used in computer game development (Jira, Teamcity, Hansoft etc etc) Understanding of database concepts, enterprise grade storage and network (LAN, WAN) Understanding of software development life cycle and methods. Knowledge and/or interest for build processes. Microsoft Server 2003 – 2016 Linux (RedHat or Debian/Ubuntu) HP Server/Storage/Backup Hardware/3Par Storage/HP Blade Centre VMware ESX (5.x – 6.x) CommVault backup & de-duplication

Desires

  • Passion for video games
  • Project management skills
  • Collaboration
  • Ok with Autonomy (Highly motivated)
  • Good communicator both verbal and written
  • Adaptability
  • Willing to work outside of the standard business hours
  • Availability to travel (development offices and conferences)
Passion for video games Project management skills Collaboration Ok with Autonomy (Highly motivated) Good communicator both verbal and written Adaptability Willing to work outside of the standard business hours Availability to travel (development offices and conferences)

 

 

 







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