Title : Release Manager
Location: San Antonio, TX
Duration : 12+ months
Description Of Work:
This position is responsible for the cross-technology domain release management, process design, optimization and policy. Release management oversees the process by which the production environment is updated, upgraded and maintained. The release manager is the major liaison between application development and production for release management control.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Develops, audits, monitors and enforces established release management processes and policies in support of cross-domain configuration integration, testing, completeness and consistency.Coordinates release program activities and functions as a subject matter expert in release management.Operates at an advisory level, consistently interacting with IT and line-of-business management. Creates and tracks the release improvement process to be applied across all IT domains and initiates new projects related to release management.
Strong experience with GIT - branching, and merging and management of code repositoriesStrong experience of SDLC Methodologies like Agile, KanbanHands on experience with CICD using Jenkins/HudsonHands On experience in Unix environmentExperience with build tools like ANT and MavenProficiency in application development release processes and tools.Proficiency in creating detailed production implementation plans and performing mock dress rehearsals in a production release environment is desired.Ability to devise strategy to rapidly changing prioritiesAbility to bundle/manage deployment that’s fit in agile processNice to have Version One experienceNice to have Oracle BRM experiencePrior experience in release management of COTS product is a plus