How much does a Release Engineer V make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Release Engineer V in the United States is $71 as of May 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $67 and $73. Hourly rate can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description for Release Engineer V

Release Engineer V is responsible for software builds and releases. Responsible for the design and development of builds, scripts, installation procedures, and systems including source code control and issue tracking. Being a Release Engineer V works closely with a quality assurance team to ensure final version is up to organizational standards. May provide consultation on complex projects. Additionally, Release Engineer V requires a bachelor's degree. The Release Engineer V works autonomously. Goals are generally communicated in "solution" or project goal terms. May provide a leadership role for the work group through knowledge in the area of specialization. Works on advanced, complex technical projects or business issues requiring state of the art technical or industry knowledge. To be a Release Engineer V typically requires 10+ years of related experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description

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Skills associated with Release Engineer V: Bug Tracking Software, Integrated Development Environment (IDE) Software, Release Engineering, Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) ...More

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