Release Train Engineer

  • ID: 524574
  • Posted: 3/15/2023
  • Location: Arlington, TX
  • Category: Pro - Engineering
  • Job Type: Temp to Direct
  • Duration: Direct Placement


Acara Solutions is looking for a Release Train Engineer for our client. 

Role is open at three locations: Orlando, FL, Tampa, FL, and Arlington, TX.
Direct Placement Opportunity

  • Manage and optimize the flow of value through the ART and Solution Train using various tools, such as the Program and Solution Kanbans and other information radiators.
  • The CAE USA R&D and Joint Operations team is looking for a qualified Release Train Engineer (RTE) to facilitate the Agile Release Train (ART) events and processes and assist the product team in delivering value.
  • The RTE escalates impediments, manages risk, helps ensure value delivery, and promotes relentless improvement.
  • The RTE will coach the leaders, teams, and Scrum Masters in the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) practices and processes.
  • Facilitate PI Planning readiness by fostering a Continuous Exploration process that drives the synthesis of a Vision, a Roadmap, and Backlogs, and through Pre- and Post-PI Planning events
  • Facilitate the PI planning event.
  • Summarize Team PI Objectives into Program PI Objectives and publish them for visibility and transparency.
  • Assist in tracking the execution of features and capabilities.
  • Facilitate periodic synchronization events.
  • Assist with economic decision-making by facilitating feature and capability estimation by teams and the roll-up to Epics, where necessary
  • Coach leaders, teams, and Scrum Masters in Lean-Agile practices and mindsets
  • Help manage risks and dependencies.
  • Escalate and track impediments.
  • Provide input on resourcing to address critical bottlenecks.
  • Encourage collaboration between teams and System and Solution Architects/Engineering
  • Work with Product and Solution Management, Product Owners, and other stakeholders to help ensure strategy and execution alignment.
  • Improve the flow of value through value streams by improving and assessing the practices associated with DevOps and Release on Demand in the Continuous Delivery Pipeline
  • Help drive the Lean User Experience (UX) innovation cycle.
  • Facilitate System Demos and Solution Demos
  • Drive relentless improvement via Inspect and Adapt workshops; assess the agility level of the ART and Solution Train and help them improve.
  • Foster Communities of Practice and the use of engineering and Built-In Quality practices

Pay and Benefits:                                                                                                    

  • The salary for this position is $49.00 per hour (Max Pay rate).
Job Requirements

Required Skills / Qualifications:
  • Bachelors' Degree in Computer Science or engineering.
  • Minimum of 5 years' experience with team leadership experience
  • Minimum of 2 years' experience with agile lifecycle management tools such as Jira and Azure DevOps
  • Minimum of 5 years' Experience leading software teams using Agile development methodology
  • Minimum of 5 years' Experience using Microsoft Office Products such as PowerPoint, Word, Excel, and Outlook.
Preferred Skills / Qualifications:
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
  • SAFe 5 Certification
  • Experience writing C++, C#, Java, or JavaScript
  • Experience with Angular JS, Node, Ext.js
  • Experience writing Ruby on Rails
  • Experience writing Python Scripts
  • Experience using OpenGL or WebGL
  • Experience working with service-based architectures
  • Experience with cloud environments such as AWS or Azure
  • IAT Level 2 Certification (e.g. Security +)
  • Experience with GDAL, GeoServer, OpenLayers or ESRI APIs
  • Experience with OGC Standards such as WMS, WFS, WPS, WCS, GeoPackage, 3D Tiles, IS3, or CDB
  • Experience with Presagis Products such as Terra Vista or Creator
  • Experience with HTML, HTML5, CSS, XML, XSLT, and JSON
  • Experience with development methodologies such as Agile, Waterfall, or TSP
  • Modeling and simulation technologies such as SE Core CVEM, AVCATT, CCTT, JCATS, JTLS, MTWS, MUSE, VBS2, VBS3, CACCTUS, JSAF, OneSAF, JLCCTC
  • Experience with gaming technologies such as Unity 3D, Epic Unreal OBJ, FBX, Improbable SpatialOS, and similar capabilities
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations..

Additional Information:

  • Upon offer of employment, the individual will be subject to a background check and a drug screen.
  • Must be willing to work overtime
  • Must be able to travel CONUS and to International sites for extended periods
  • Must be able to travel via car and airplane.

Aleron companies (Acara Solutions, Aleron Shared Resources, Broadleaf Results, Lume Strategies, TalentRise, Viaduct, and Aleron's strategic partner, SDI) are Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, sex, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis. The Aleron companies welcome and encourage applications from diverse candidates, including people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for applicants taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Applicants for this position must be legally authorized to work in the United States. This position does not meet the employment requirements for individuals with F-1 OPT STEM work authorization status.

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