BT Security Release Engineer in Australia

Key Purpose

The role holder will be responsible for supporting the System Engineering and Delivery of Security products and solutions for both BT and its clients globally to time, cost and quality. The Cyber Release Engineer is focused on the creation and ongoing operation of a highly automated release engineering environment. The role holder will be responsible for the creation of production ready artefacts leveraging the automated release engineering environment and ensuring that they are available for global delivery teams. The Cyber Release Engineer will work alongside developers and testers to assist with promoting code through to releasable artefacts and additionally will liaise with delivery teams to further validate the quality of the released artefacts. The role holder will leverage his existing DevOps and continuous delivery skills and apply them to bleeding edge cyber security technologies at a global scale

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist with further developing the capabilities of BT’s principal advanced security platforms and offerings.

  • To provide analytical and innovative input to projects.

  • Design, build and maintain continuous delivery capability across a wide range of technologies.

  • Assess platform requirements and provide recommendations on how to optimise use of available infrastructure.

  • Provide assistance with deploying capabilities into customer environments based on continuous delivery methodologies.

  • Looking for opportunities to optimise the release engineering and continuous delivery frameworks.

  • Promoting builds across multiple development, test, staging and production environments.

  • Assist with creating the test data required to exercise various components.


  • Applied knowledge leveraging scripting skills to find innovative approaches to problems.

  • Extensive experience with continuous delivery environments.

  • Detailed knowledge of what makes a quality product.

  • Thorough understanding of git workflows: branching, tagging, pull requests, etc.

  • An eye for detail and a penchant for perfection.

  • Scripting in a language such as Python or Bash.

  • Great Linux skills.

  • Knowledge on how to use Docker a bonus.

  • Experience deploying and supporting full stack applications including, frontends, backends, datastores, etc

  • Understanding of Agile and scrum methodologies.

  • A lot of experience with the Atlassian stack of tools.

Authority/Decision Making:

  • Works under broad direction.

  • Full accountability for own technical work and project responsibilities.

  • Receives assignments in the form of objectives.

  • Work is often self-initiated.

To Be Defined

Job: IT, Systems and Security

Title: Security Release Engineer

Location: Australasia-Australia

Requisition ID: 74563