Full-Time

Sr. Technical Release Project Manager

Penn Interactive

Penn Interactive

201-500 employees

Digital platform for sports betting and online casino gaming

Data & Analytics

Senior

Philadelphia, PA, USA

Required Skills
Agile
Communications
Atlassian
Management
JIRA
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree with minimum 5 years of experience working project management space, with specific experience in software development release management.
  • Experience with Agile & Scrum software development methodologies.
  • Comfortable working with Atlassian's ticketing system, Jira, specifically familiarity with Advanced Roadmaps capabilities.
  • Demonstrated understanding of Project Management processes, strategies, and methods.
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills and experience establishing guidelines in these areas for others.
  • Demonstrated problem solving and critical thinking skills, able to manage competing priorities with little supervisory input
  • Able to adjust delivery approach, language and level of detail to meet audience needs; foster relationships even under difficult circumstances
  • Experience with large-scale, complex, cross discipline technology projects, including scope definition, schedule development and management, communications and stakeholder engagement activities.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team, inspire and motivate others.
  • Desire to work in a fast-paced, fluid environment.
Responsibilities
  • Identify all release scope across Product & Engineering teams planned for upcoming releases.
  • Create supporting documentation and artifacts that illustrate all planned scope within upcoming releases via Atlassian toolchain.
  • Track non-code and configuration changes that are required to be added and/or updated within a release.
  • Collaborate closely with Quality Assurance teams to identify and track critical defects and risks within each release.
  • Proactively report on planned scope for upcoming releases and work across Product and Engineering teams to identify deviations or changes from internal milestones.
  • Develop scalable processes to regularly evaluate release health, risks, and mitigation plans.
  • Maintain regular interaction between Engineering, QA, and RM teams to ensure issues are resolved in a timely manner and release risks are met and effectively managed.
  • Analyze and produce macro level release metrics to evaluate patterns amongst release cycles and derive insights that result in continual improvement of internal release processes.
  • Become a change agent in proposing process improvements around release execution data, in addition to driving a culture of accountability and ownership for teams contributing to our products.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Founded

2015

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

12%

1 year growth

17%

2 year growth

0%