Mobile Build/DevOps Engineer in Detroit, MI at Fast Switch

Date Posted: 11/9/2019

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    Detroit, MI
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Job Description

Job ID: 55171

Mobile Build/DevOps Engineer ? - 55171

The energy at our company is contagious. We’re driven by our immense passion, as we constantly seek out challenges and identify new opportunities. We work hard to connect with our customers and earn their loyalty for life.  Bring your talent to our company – our opportunities for growth span the globe. We will give you the training and opportunities to unleash your ambition.

Job Description:
Do you have a passion to deploy apps to millions of customers around the world?

Do you believe Dev Ops can accelerate engineering delivery and product quality?

We are looking for an ambitious, creative Mobile Dev Ops Engineer who is passionate about mobile apps, the connected car, and desires to be part of a fast-growing technology hub in Detroit.

At our company, we are finding ways to bring your digital life into your car and your car into your digital life. One way is with your phone. Our vehicle apps provide new ways to connect with your vehicle. Among other things, you are able to see diagnostic information and start your car from your phone, watch, and interact with services in your vehicle using CarPlay and Android Auto.

About the Role:

  • Challenging position that requires skillset in mobile infrastructure, development as well as operations. 
  • Will serve as the primary lead for our mobile team’s operations and development integration. 
  • Use your talents and experience to apply best practices to manage builds, pipeline infrastructure as well as development account management. 
  • Lead and drive our developers to apply security and coding best practices and ensure our code is robust, efficient and security compliant. 
  • Develop and define opportunities to automate allowing for improved efficiencies in development.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Build and maintain CI/CD pipeline infrastructure
  • Monitor build issues and improve build time and stability
  • Administration of Apple Developer Account, Google Developer Account, TestFlight, and Crashlytics
  • Review open source security scans, drive standards approval and component loads into dependency management systems
  • Review Fortify static security scans and drive issues into team backlogs
  • Setup tools and infrastructure to support developer productivity – simulators, mock servers, engineering benches
  • Automate manual activities to improve efficiency of development and test teams – i.e. security scans, open source scans, screen shots
  • Manage inventory of test phones, watches and other equipment

Skills/Experience Required:

  • 3 years hands-on experience in a mobile dev ops role
  • 3 or more years of Jenkins (or equivalent) experience and familiar working mobile client pipelines for Android, iOS, and React Native
  • Experience building iOS and Android apps using command line tools: xCode build, Fastlane, Gym, Gradle, Maven, Metro Bundler
  • Experience publishing apps to Apple App Store and Google Play
  • Experience with mobile app continuous deployment environments Crashlytics, TestFlight
  • Experience supporting iOS code signing use Apple developer portal, managing provisioning profiles, App Ids, certificates and command line tools for code signing like Fastlane Sign and Fastlane Match
  • Experience with build dependency management tools – Artifactory, Cocoa pods
  • Experience programming and scripting in python, JavaScript, Ruby
  • You have a passion for how DevOps can accelerate engineering delivery and teams performance
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills working with development, QA, and product management
  • Ability to troubleshoot issues and rapidly learn new technologies

Skills/Experience Preferred:

  • Experience in an Agile environment
  • Experience with mobile test automation (PerfectoMobile, XCUITest, Espresso)
  • Experience with Ready API


  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or other related field of study and applicable work experience

Additional Information:
Work Site Description:    Detroit RenCen Tower 400, 22nd Floor
Preferred Work Schedule:  8AM -5 PM
Physical Required:  No

At Fast Switch, Our Purpose is Our People and Our Planet. We come to work each day and are reminded we are helping people find their success stories.  Isn’t that cool? Also, Doing the right thing is our mantra.  We act responsibly, give back to the communities we serve, and have a little fun along the way.

We at Fast Switch have been doing this for 22 years. We’re doing business in almost half the states in the union with offices in Detroit, MI, Columbus, OH, New York, Hartford, CT, Massachusetts, Minneapolis, MN, Los Angeles, CA, San Francisco, CA, and Tucson, AZ.

We're a financially strong, privately-held company that is 100% consultant and client focused.

We've differentiated ourselves by being fast, flexible, creative and honest. Throw out everything you've heard, seen, or felt about every other IT Consulting company. We do unique things, and we do them for Fortune 10 companies, Inc. 500 companies, and technology start-ups. We also have a strong belief in giving back to the communities we serve.

Our benefits are second to none and thanks to our flexible benefits options you can choose just the benefits that you need or want, options include:

• Medical and Dental (Fast Switch pays majority of the medical program)

• Vision

• Personal Time Off (PTO) Program

• Long Term Disability (100% paid)

• Life Insurance (100% paid)

• 401(k) with immediate vesting and 3% (of salary) dollar-for-dollar match

Plus, we have a lucrative employee referral program and an employee recognition culture.

In 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018, Fast Switch was named one of the Top Work Places in Michigan by the Detroit Free Press and one of the Best Staffing Firms in 2016 and 2017. We have won the Columbus Business First “Fast 50” award 9 times in 12 years because of our strong growth which translates into more and better opportunities for our consulting staff members.

Ranked '#1' supplier by over 50% of our customers nationally.

Ranked 'Top 3' supplier by over 75% of our customers nationally.

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