Release Engineer

Programming · Frisco/Remote, Texas
Department Programming
Employment Type Full Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level

Release Engineer


The Gearbox Entertainment Company is an award-winning creator and distributor of entertainment for people around the world. Gearbox Entertainment develops and publishes products through its subsidiaries, Gearbox Software and Gearbox Publishing. Gearbox Entertainment has become widely known for successful game franchises including Brothers in Arms and Borderlands, as well as acquired properties Duke Nukem and Homeworld. Gearbox’s ambition is to entertain the world and its key driving objectives include the pursuit of happiness for our talent, partners and customers, the prioritization of entertainment and creativity and a measured respect for profitability. For more information, visit


The Release Team at Gearbox is growing! We are looking for a Build and Release Engineer to join us in taking our Release processes to the next level. As a member of a critical team, you will be empowered to help shape and define the future of release efforts as we embark on supporting more platforms and more titles.



  • Implement, maintain, and optimize build systems across multiple projects and platforms
  • Provision, monitor, and manage build infrastructure servicing multiple projects
  • Help guide R&D efforts for build infrastructure and future release processes
  • Manage and improve source control structure
  • Architect support tools that automate core release processes
  • Prioritize disparate build requests from multiple teams
  • Own and implement game platform features such as DLC creation and content packaging
  • Assist the team with certification requirements as they relate to release
  • Be available to support project build delivery during major milestones



  • Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in Computer Science or related technical discipline
  • 3+ years of software development experience
  • Game development experience on Xbox Series X and/or PlayStation 5
  • Experience with C#, C++
  • Experience with scripting languages (Ruby, PowerShell, or similar)
  • Experience with CI/CD systems (Jenkins, Bamboo, TeamCity, or similar)
  • Experience with source control management (Perforce, Git, or similar)
  • Experience maintaining build systems across multiple projects
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Able to collaborate with teams of varying disciplines


Bonus Points For: 

  • Perforce expertise
  • Cloud experience (AWS, Azure, or GCP)
  • Unreal Engine 5 development
  • .NET Core
  • Experience with Ansible, Chef, Docker, or similar
  • Multiple platform experience (Windows, Linux, OSX)
  • Experience with Steamworks or Epic Games Store


Gearbox Entertainment believes that all team members should be able to enjoy a work environment free from all forms of discrimination and harassment. We are committed to reflecting the diversity of the world we strive to entertain. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we provide fair and equal treatment to all team members and applicants. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability, genetic information, pregnancy or maternity, veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable national, federal, state or local law. 

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  • Location
    Frisco/Remote, Texas
  • Department
  • Employment Type
    Full Time
  • Minimum Experience