Product Release Manager
Posted on 8/10/2023
INACTIVE
OneTrust

1,001-5,000 employees

Global privacy compliance
Company Overview
OneTrust was founded with a mission to help companies be more trusted.
Consulting
Data & Analytics

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$1.2B

Founded

2016

Headquarters

Atlanta, Georgia

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

7%

1 year growth

10%

2 year growth

8%
Locations
Remote
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Agile
Sales
Communications
Management
JIRA
Marketing
Confluence
CategoriesNew
Product
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent experience
  • 10+ years as a Release Manager or Technical Program Manager in a cloud software company or similar experience in project or program management, specifically in software development or product management
  • Demonstrated experience managing complex, cross-functional projects in corporate environment
  • Strong communication skills, including the ability to communicate technical information to non-technical stakeholders
  • Familiarity with Agile methodologies, software development lifecycles, and release management processes
  • Proven ability to manage competing priorities and deliverables in a dynamic environment
  • Excellent organizational and problem-solving skills, with a keen attention to detail
Responsibilities
  • Plan and manage product releases, ensuring they are delivered on time and with high-quality standards
  • Create and govern feature release process, including stage gates through “Early Access” to “Preview” to “GA”
  • Collaborate with product & engineering, customer experience, marketing, and sales enablement teams to ensure that all release aspects are planned, communicated, and executed effectively so our customers are set up for success
  • Monitor and communicate release status, issues, and risks to all stakeholders, including executive leadership, product owners, and development teams
  • Coordinate and help identify critical bug fixes, feature requests, and other changes that need to be addressed before and during releases
  • Identify and manage release risks and issues, proactively communicating status to stakeholders
  • Ensure that release documentation, such as release notes, user guides, and knowledge base articles, are up-to-date and accurate
  • Continuously improve release processes by identifying areas of inefficiency and implementing best practices
  • Create and maintain a detailed project plan for each release, including timelines, dependencies, and risks
  • Tracks and manages deliverables for Major Releases (quarterly) across product & engineering, customer experience, marketing, and sales enablement teams to ensure that all aspects of the release are planned, communicated, and executed effectively
  • Partners with Quality Engineering and Release Readiness teams to ensure minor releases are tracked and aligned with product management and customer expectations
  • Partners with Quality Engineering and Release Readiness team to ensure minor releases are tracked and aligned with product management and customer expectations
  • Partners with Product Management to ensure metrics for release readiness are defined and met before the release
  • Partner with Product Marketing to ensure marketing motions including pricing and packaging decisions are completed in time for release
  • Leads meetings with business stakeholders to communicate release readiness
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience and comfort with business-related tools and platforms such as SmartSheets, Planner, WorkBoard, Confluence, Jira
  • Understanding of program management methodologies and framework(s)
  • Ability to drive collaboration across business and technical teams
  • Problem-solving attitude to conflicting negotiation skills
  • Ability to think strategically and execute tactically
  • Flexible and resilient, comfortable with ambiguity, adaptable to a high-change environment and open to new concepts and/or processes