Release Manager in San Francisco, CA at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 5/13/2020

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Release Manager Summary:

Signature Consultants has an opportunity for a Release Manager. In this role the candidate will be responsible for administering end-to-end release processes, including planning, managing, scheduling, coordinating, deploying and monitoring changes to the bank's computing systems.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide release management support for application, operational, infrastructure and configuration deployments
  • Create and manage change tickets, run books, roll out plans and perform collision/impact analysis for releases
  • Assess and translate MOP and instructional documents to identify, communicate and mitigate risk
  • Uphold IT compliance with change management processes and policies
  • Coordinate, plan and communicate with varying audiences
  • Manage multiple planned releases and unplanned hot fixes each week
  • Support releases on weeknights and/or weekends for both planned and unplanned activities, as needed

Qualifications:

  • 2-4 years of Release Management experience, preferably in an enterprise FinTech development environment
  • 1-2 years of applied skills with ServiceNow, TFS, Jira, and GitHub
  • Working knowledge of network infrastructure
  • A strong knowledge of change, risk and problem management processes
  • Ability to multi-task and keep multiple threads in progress simultaneously
  • Outstanding communication skills to accurately deliver information to technical and non-technical staff, as well as C-level leaders
  • Flexibility to quickly change priorities in a fast-paced environment
  • A knack for remaining calm under pressure, maintaining a disciplined approach to communication and decision-making even in urgent situations
  • Hands-on CI/CD and automation understanding helpful
  • Cloud-related certifications in one or more of the following, desired: AWS Security Specialty, Microsoft 365 Security Administrator Associate, AWS Developer - Associate or DevOps Engineer - Professional
  • Must be able to review and analyze data reports and manuals
  • Must be computer proficient
  • Must be able to communicate effectively via telephone and in person

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 14th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit www.sigconsult.com. Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.