Sr. Build Tools Engineer - JavaScript – Node.JS – Git - Robotics Firm – Boston, MA Area – Up to $130K+

Position Title – WRTPJSSBTE082017

Sr. Build Tools Engineer - JavaScript – Node.JS – Git - Robotics Firm – Boston, MA Area – Up to $130K+

Excellent Compensation Package – Base + Equity + Comprehensive Benefits

Local candidates Only - No Contractors/Consultants Please


Private, pre-launch, AI social robotics firm – SDK for Partners - Well funded – Lots of upside

Position Summary:

Software Engineer - SDK / Animations

My client, creator of the world’s first social robot for the home, is looking for Senior Build Tools Engineer to join our engineering team.


• Oversee design, development and operation of complex, CI environment spanning multiple teams, technologies and release cadences.

• In concert with engineering managers, continuously design and implement the CI process

• Configure, maintain, and support continuous builds across multiple instances of Jenkins

• Maintain GIT repositories & Jenkins instances

• Execute software release activities in coordination with program management

• Guide our thinking and implementation of branching, repository, PR & CR processes with your deep understanding of the strengths and weaknesses of multiple strategies.

• Distill actionable work from multiple stakeholders

• Actively scan for emerging technologies and methodologies to make us more efficient and effective

• Envision the dependencies on your teams and their potential consequences

• Identify problems, raise concerns, and offer potential solutions

Required Skills and Competencies:

• 8+ years’ experience in SW development

• 4+ years’ experience as a build / release engineer in scrum / Kanban environment supporting multiple teams

• Extensive experience with Git repository platforms (GitHub, BitBucket Server, etc.)

• 4+ years’ experience with JavaScript Web Development.

• 3+ years’ experience with Node.js development including build/deployment tooling.

Desired Qualifications & Experience:

• Experience integrating build workflow tools with Atlassian products (Jira, Confluence, etc.)

• Familiarity with multiple platforms for SCM (Subversion, Perforce, Assembla, etc.)

• Work experience in a startup environment

• Development experience on Linux and Electron

• Development experience in JavaScript, Typescript, C / C++

• Experience with Jenkins

Contact Information – Resumes in Word format to:

Gary Wright - President – Wright Associates

Phone - (508) 761-6354 - Email - - WEB Site –

Founded in 1999, Wright Associates is an employee recruiting and search firm that provides comprehensive recruiting and search services to the high technology executive requiring professional expertise in the talent acquisition process.