Micro Focus

Software Development Release Manager (BB-99336)

Found in: Neuvoo CA


Job Description:

Interset Software, a Micro Focus company, is not your traditional company; we have a start-up feel within the stability and structure of a large global company. We use Big Data, Machine Learning and Advanced Behavioral Analytics to detect and prevent the theft of Intellectual Property...simply put…


We are a fast-paced, all hands-on deck kind of environment where you are respected and listened to from day one. You will cross-functional team people that are crazy smart, but normal in a good way.

Position Overview

As the Release Manager, you will oversee the delivery of new releases (scheduled and unscheduled) to market. Working with a cross-functional product team in an agile environment, the Release Manager is expected to work across team boundaries to continuously revise and implement sound release management practices.

What will you do?

  • Own the release lifecycle which includes scheduling, coordinating, and managing releases across the organization for multiple products.

  • Work with the leads to triage bugs and to merge new code into the release branch and to deploy code to environments.

  • Manage risks and resolve issues that affect release scope, schedule, and quality

  • Measure and monitor progress to ensure releases are delivered on time and within budget

  • Work with QA, Development, DevOps, and Product to ensure that development projects adhere to the release process and change procedure guidelines

  • Prepare and maintain release artifacts and communicate across the business to ensure everyone is aware of what is going into a release

  • Participate in product scrum meetings to discuss release scope and/or roadblocks

  • End to end oversight of release delivery and lead required release management activities

  • Conduct release reviews and milestone reviews

  • Conduct weekly release reporting

  • Other duties as required

  • What do you need to succeed?

  • Graduate in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business or other related fields

  • 4+ years’ experience as a Release Manager, Product Manager or similar role

  • 2+ years’ experience working in high-tech industry with exposure to the software development industry

  • Previous release and/or project management experience, (Solid understanding of project management and release management principles preferred)

  • Strong visualization/ storyboarding skills to present insights and recommendations in a concise and intuitive manner

  • Experience communication with internal and external stakeholders

  • Experience with mobile platform app stores and release procedures

  • Experience effectively collaborate with cross-functional teams such as DevOps, Operations, Client Management

  • Advanced knowledge of the software development lifecycle

  • Demonstrated ability to coordinate cross-functional work teams toward task completion.

  • Demonstrated effective leadership, time management and analytical skills

  • Ability to demonstrate the ability to learn quickly and work in a fast-paced, collaborative environment

  • Team player with the ability to mentor and lead

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