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Staff Software Configuration Manager

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Date: Nov 21, 2021

Location: San Francisco, US Remote Kentucky, US Remote North Carolina, US Remote California, US Remote New York, US Remote Arizona, US Remote New Jersey, US Remote Texas, US Remote Indiana, US Remote Illinois, US Remote Maryland, US Remote Pennsylvania, US Remote Montana, US Remote Missouri, US Remote Oregon, US Remote Virginia, US Remote Minnesota, US Remote Arkansas, US Remote Nevada, US Remote Tennessee, US US Remote Georgia, US Remote Massachusetts, US

Company: Dolby Laboratories, Inc.

Join the leader in entertainment innovation and help us design the future. At Dolby, science meets art, and high tech means more than computer code. As a member of the Dolby team, you’ll see and hear the results of your work everywhere, from movie theaters to smartphones. We continue to revolutionize how people create, deliver, and enjoy entertainment worldwide. To do that, we need the absolute best talent. We’re big enough to give you all the resources you need, and small enough so you can make a real difference and earn recognition for your work. We offer a collegial culture, challenging projects, and excellent compensation and benefits.



Come be a part of the team responsible for building, releasing, automating and configuring changes through all stages of the build and release cycle at Dolby. This role places a heavy emphasis on supporting a large community of developers in using the Git Code repository. The ideal candidate will be someone who is passionate about developing software and knows how to maximize efficiency within the software development life cycle through usage of SCM tools. A keen eye towards troubleshooting and solving problems is important here. You will maintain, design and develop the Dolby SCM ecosystem. Your previous experience in maintenance and troubleshooting of complex Git architecture and experience migrating large organizations into Git culture is key. You'll work on improving speed, efficiency and scalability of the overall SCM tools ecosystem.  Essential to this opportunity is the ability to successfully work across functional (development/testing, deployment, systems/infrastructure) and project teams to ensure continuous operation of the Git environment, automating wherever feasible process enforcing rules, triggers and integrations. You'll proactively communicate with the team & will seek opportunities to implement improvements to internal team processes. You'll also contribute to an atmosphere of cross-functional teamwork within the organizations, defining and implementing best SCM practices across various product groups in Dolby’s regional development centers in Europe, APAC and North America.   

You will architect, enable and maintain enterprise level ecosystem of Software Configuration Management tools and technologies that will make the Dolby Software Development Processes more efficient, reliable, and cost effective.
Job Functions and Competencies 
•    Maintaining, Designing and developing Enterprise level Git implementation.
•    Configuring and managing Git servers, LFS implementation, and Development Tools Integrations.
•    Managing Disk Space, Archiving Data, Establishing Solid Disaster Recovery Procedures.
•    Managing Permissions and Projects Nomenclature, establishing protocols to ensure our

     SCM environment is secure and  protected.
•    Thorough understanding of Git operations and architecture, disaster recovery

     backups and administration. 
•    Experience with theory of Continuous Integration and automation tools is a plus.
•    Experience with migrating source code repositories from legacy SCM systems is required.
Skills, Education and Attribute Competencies
•    BS degree in Computer Science or related field
•    Git administration experience in a self-hosted, enterprise environment
•    Proficiency with Python and Shell
•    Some experience with SQL and relational databases administration (i.e. PostgreSQL, MySQL)
•    Strong experience in Linux/Unix system administration  




Dolby will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of San Francisco Police Code, Article 49, and Administrative Code, Article 12


Equal Employment Opportunity:
Dolby is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Our success depends on the combined skills and talents of all our employees. We are committed to making employment decisions without regard to race, religious creed, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, marital status, family status, medical condition, disability, military service, pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions or any other classification protected by federal, state, and local laws and ordinances.

Nearest Major Market: San Francisco
Nearest Secondary Market: Oakland