Release Manager
Posted on 2/8/2023
Tampa, FL, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Development Operations (DevOps)
  • 5+ years of experience building/releasing complex software stacks
  • Strong knowledge of and experience with Git tools
  • Strong knowledge of the Atlassian stack(Jira/Confluence)
  • Strong background in release and branch management
  • Strong communication and documentation skills
  • Strong correlation skills with failure patterns and existing validation capabilities
  • Good working knowledge of cloud projects
  • Good working knowledge of cloud delivery
  • Good working knowledge of CI / CD & DevOps culture
  • You will be responsible for the Release Management lifecycle that involves the stages such as scheduling the release, coordinating between teams, and deployment of release as per the schedule
  • You release software after completing all testing at the validation stage and deployment stage, and work closely with the development team, testing team, and product teams
  • You will have to maintain proper communication and coordination between all teams to deliver through proper channels
  • You need to define the strategic usage of release management tools to manage the revenue for the release
  • You will be concerned with planning, testing, tracking, release, deployment, communication, and risk management
  • Plan the release ofproject deliverables tracked in Jira and the release life cycle
  • Communicate the project-related tasks such as plans, timelines, requirements, between different teams
  • Identify the risks that can delay the release and manage them, such that the scope scheduled, and quality of the release is not affected
  • Track the progress and find issues, if any. Always work to improve the process of release
  • Make sure that the release is planned, according to the requirements
  • Schedule the release readiness reviews before deployment and milestone reviews after each release
  • Create plans for the implementation and deployment as per the release schedule
  • Plan and give weekly updates on the release activities
  • Lead the Go-Live activities to deploy the software successfully
  • Team up with relevant development teams responsible for building the automation tools used to develop and deploy the software
  • Maintain documentation related to procedures on build and release, various notifications lists, and dependencies
  • Make improvements in the methodologies used for configuration management and development of software that helps to find ways to use in configuration management

201-500 employees

Data warehouse for distributed clouds