Release Manager

Advertised Category: 
DevOps
Project Management
Category Description: 
Information Technology\Project Management
Information Technology\Release & Deployment
Level: 
Permanent
Country: 
Czech Republic
City: 
Prague
Keywords: 
Release Management
Salary: 
n/a

About the Client

Our client is entertainment group that was established in 2009 and became the largest Central European betting operator. Originally a Czech firm, it has grown into a holding company over time, and it now also operates on the Slovak, Polish, Romanian and Croatian markets.

About the Role

The Release Manager is typically involved with the day to day activities associated with the specific release while adhering to the rules established in this Release Management policy. The teammate we look for will negotiate, plan and manage release activities across our international group and will typically be involved in day-to-day activities associated with specific releases. He / She is going to continually work towards making improvements in the release process and share related ideas with the crew.

Responsibilities

Manage Release calendar & create a specific Release Deployment Plan and follow the release calendar
Accept and formally inspect the completeness of deliveries
Verify release documentation
Ensure communication and training for a specific release (if necessary)
Manage relationships and coordinate work between different teams/ locations
Communicate release details and schedules to the Business (as required)
Coordinate releases into the environments (across numerous internal and 3rd party development teams)
Coordinate the Go-Live activities, including the execution of deployment plans/ checklists
Analyze and monitor problems that appear during release preparation or execution
Maintain full control and management of many test and production environments
Define and enforce a general branching strategy
Define release management methodology process and strategy within the whole organization including corresponding tools (Jira, Jenkins etc.)

Requirements

Previous experience with releases deployment and management (technical background desired)
Experience with SW development process (including SCRUM/ Kanban or other Agile methodology)
Experience with building and deployment tools
JIRA, Confluence, Bamboo or other Atlassian components knowledge would be highly appreciated
Attention to detail, accuracy, focus on quality, hands-on attitude
Great communication and coordination skills, ability to multitask and prioritize
Communicative knowledge of Czech/Slovak language (is a must)
Good verbal and written knowledge of English language (B2)

Nice to Have Skills

Both Front-end and Back-end experience in integration and testing
Previous experience in project management practices (would be a huge plus)
Continuous Integration experience in fast-paced SW development (highly appreciated)

How to apply
In case of your interest to apply for this position, please, send us your curriculum vitae in English language on mikulas.sviatko@sourcefirstinternational.com .
Mission statement

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