Senior Operations Engineer

McLean, VA, USA Req #5161

Thursday, July 5, 2018

Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) is an innovative, digitally focused media and marketing solutions company committed to strengthening communities across our network. With an unmatched local-to-national reach, Gannett touches the lives of more than 110 million people monthly with our Pulitzer-Prize winning content, consumer experiences and benefits, and advertiser products and services. Gannett brands include USA TODAY NETWORK with the iconic USA TODAY and more than 100 local media brands, digital marketing services companies ReachLocal and SweetIQ, and U.K. media company Newsquest. To connect with us, visit www.gannett.com .

Gannett Co., Inc. is seeking a Senior Operations Engineer in McLean, VA.

Job Duties: Create, maintain, and change as necessary the configurations of Gannett's USCP and USAT native mobile apps. Manage the build and submission processes. Act as 'owner' and point of contact for Mobile Operations projects. Work directly with PMs to help weigh LOEs and determine realistic deadlines. Work with other departments including Design, IT-Ops, and QA to identify, request, and gather required configuration pieces (API keys, branding, configuration values). Work directly with outside vendors to support 'non-core' applications. Act as primary point of contact for the vendor and work directly with them to get their apps submitted, while conveying and adhering to Gannett's security policies. Maintain property-specific configurations, assist with builds and deployments including compiling apps, submit apps to Apple, Google, Amazon, or Samsung, and create tools to facilitate these tasks. Utilize knowledge of internet based technology and terminology, and mobile platforms.

Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in any field and two (2) years of experience in the job offered or in content management, continuous integration, or software development. Must have two (2) years of experience with each of the following skills: continuous integration servers including Jenkins or Hudson; GIT code collaboration manager; JIRA; Confluence; iOS and Android client application build and release; and creating automation tools for application submission to Apple's App Store and Google Play.

Gannett Co., Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, education, political affiliation or veteran status.


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