Release Manager

Job Description

Summary:

Our Client is looking for a Release Manager who will support multiple Scrum teams in the FAST program. After executing successful launches, they are now ready to have someone focused on managing the releases. FAST is a third-party vendor that they are integrating into their enterprise systems. FAST people are part of their working teams and you will play a strong role in managing them and their work delivery.

Qualifications:

  • Has strong experience working as a release manager for a large team delivering software
  • Understands what branching code is vs deploying straight to master branch
  • Quick thinker, ability to think on their feet, willing to take notes in meetings
  • Understands defects and can organize them and manage them down to a reasonable number
  • Can help the team understand bugs, tracking bugs and resolving bugs
  • Understanding of SDLC
  • Experience working with third party vendors and feels confident enough to point out where they are not following through or aren’t doing their part in the project.
  • Worked with bug glide paths
  • Has managed a “War Room” scenario and is comfortable taking the lead in that situation
  • Very detailed oriented with strong communication and ability to keep people on task and reporting where things aren’t going as planned.
  • Experience working across large cross functional teams including different business teams, leadership and feature/product teams.
  • Strong multi-tasker

Reference Number: 5479