Deloitte Smart Factory Release Manager - NBI_US in Tallahassee, Florida
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Work you'll do
A Release Manager is responsible for providing structured and transparent release management - working with Account Managers, Product Management, and Product Development to coordinate the technical requirements and change management for frequent product feature releases. They are excellent communicators, organized and solution focused. A release manager understands the software development life cycle and ensures proper procedures and best practices are being utilized. Additionally, they are pro-active in the support of their clients and work collaboratively with all teams for amazing outcomes.
Work with product development teams to implement application build and deployment processes and deployment pipelines
Provide structured and transparent Release Management, Change Management and Problem Management processes that maximize quality, traceability, and automation
Support product feature release management across the development life cycle through to production deployment
Coordinate with application and system development engineers to trouble shoot and resolve deployment issues
Work with Infrastructure and Change Advisory Board to streamline release processes while maintaining process compliance
Work with Account Management to manage the overall communication relating to product new feature releases, enhancements, and system patches for production implementation
Manage communication across the product suite to improve development, testing, and documentation standards to ensure a consistent standard of deployment
Provide business analysis for continuous process improvement for Release Management
Plan and oversee bi-weekly feature release change management and test scheduling
Meet with the stakeholders to validate achieved milestones and approval decisions for releases
Meet regularly or as needed with project teams to ensure appropriate involvement in project planning and definition of scope
Deliver project, program and leadership updates
Bachelor's Degree in computer science, information systems, or other technology-related field
3 - 4 years of experience as a Release Management Engineer with Agile deployment knowledge / approaches
Minimum 5+ years in the IT industry
Experience working in a product-based environment
Excellent verbal and written English communication
Empathetic and collaborative
Ability to thrive in a varied, fast-paced environment
Understanding of core Change Management / Release Management best practices within a CI/CD environment
Comfortable with ambiguity and solving complex problems
Experience mentoring and coaching others
**Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without the need for employer sponsorship, now or at any time in the future.
Software development / systems integration experience
Experience with Atlassian tool stack: Jira/Confluence/BitBucket
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.