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Release Manager (Non-Tech)

Населено мястоSofia grad, Bulgaria

Нивo на позициятаSpecialist

Дата на добавяне2021-01-08

ИндустрияIT and Telecommunications

Release Manager (Non-Tech)

Our client is a product company. On their behalf, we’re currently looking for a Release Manager (Non-Tech). 
This role would join the growing global based Release Management team where the successful candidate will enjoy working in a dynamic, fast-paced and exciting environment using the latest technologies. 
Our client  is growing and operates more websites on more hardware, run a games studio on the verge of factory-line output, produce ever more products for our players, serve hundreds of games from 3rd party integrations, and deliver ad-hoc development requests for our partners.
 As a Release Manager you will join the team to control code releases through our client's development environments using defined processes. You will be responsible for coordinating activities, working closely with a variety of stakeholders to plan, track and manage releases. We need someone with a keen mind to synchronize the release of the code of our client's many project teams’ into sensible packages through our environments, and then report on it.

Description of Job Responsibilities:

You will …
  • Organize and manage code releases.
  • Schedule sprint, mid-sprint, and emergency releases.
  • Control the change process.
  • Create Jira dashboards to show and report on the status of each project, and each environment.
  • Plan, track, manage risk, evaluate and communicate status on software releases.
  • Work closely with geographically distributed teams.
  • Manage risks that might affect release schedules.
  • Monitor execution and provide updates to internal stakeholders on release milestones.
  • Drive on-going process improvements based on lessons learned.
  • Identify and innovate in areas where manual work can be automated
  • Collate the status reports.

The ideal candidate must be enthusiastic about their job. They must also have the following qualities:
  • Strong aptitude for managing their own work to completion
  • Attention to detail
  • Self-starter and positive mind-set
  • Forward-thinking to move towards a highly automated system
  • Team player / Leader
  • Must be well organized and self-motivated, with the ability to work on tight deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills

The following skills will be necessary to excel in this role:
  • Strong organization and reporting
  • Excellent English, spoken and written
  • Maintaining documentation (reports, manuals, release notes)
  • Experience resolving risk around code release
  • Ability to review release readiness reviews and identify ways to improve production
  • Managing, Coordinating and Scheduling all emergency release
  • Ability to communicate with Stakeholders and Clients
  • Experience with Jira, release management or project tracking software
  • Previous experience in an IT development environment
  • Proficient with Smart Sheets 

The following skills will be beneficial:
  • 2-3 years experience with resolving risk around coding
  • Experience working with Confluence 
  • Proficient use of Microsoft Office, including using the same brand stylesheets across all documentation types 

If you recognize yourself in the description and feel that the position is a good match for your career goals, apply today and send your CV in English!
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. All applications will be treated in strict confidentiality.
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