Release Manager

Lake Buena Vista, FL
Date Added: July 31, 2023
Software Resources has an immediate, long term contract job opportunity for a Release Manager with a major corporation in Lake Buena Vista, FL. Position can be Remote in FL.


Release Manager will be responsible for supporting various cross-lateral teams through the initiation, implementation, and delivery processes of multiple, simultaneous releases. Manage software changes across multiple environments through the software delivery lifecycle. The ideal candidate must be a proactive self-starter & team player
● Manage multiple releases through all phases of the release lifecycle to ensure the time-sensitive release frequency.
● Ensure adherence to Change Management standards, procedures, and processes.
● Review change requests to ensure they meet the established completion criteria and processes.
● Review schedules of changes to identify time, conflicts, and risks associated with requested changes.
● Approve and reject submitted change requests.
● Collate scope across multiple teams to determine dependencies and risk.
● Develop and communicate release plans to engage stakeholders and ensure accurate release expectations.
● Proactively forecast risks to release health and work with various teams to mitigate that risk.
● Initiate cross-team discussions to address critical delivery concerns to ensure the overall success of the program/project portfolio.
● Report on release KPIs accurately and proactively.
● Report on security findings and potential risks.
● Conduct onboarding sessions with new hires to ensure they are aware of all necessary tools, procedures, and processes.
● Provide necessary support to all partners and teams to ensure release delivery.

Basic Qualifications:
● Minimum 5 years experience in IT/ Software development necessary.
● Solid understanding of SDLC concepts.
● Demonstrated knowledge of Service Now Platform
● Candidate should have reasonable understanding of Jira, Confluence, SmartSheet, similar tools
● Demonstrated understanding of the Change, Incident, and Problem Management lifecycle.
● Demonstrated ability to facilitate large groups as a Release Manager and decision maker.
● Knowledge of software development in the Retail domain would be beneficial.
● Highly organized with excellent documentation skills.
● Experience with software delivery lifecycle

Required Education:
Bachelor’s degree or related work experience

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