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Release Manager

IT Trailblazers in Hartford, CT, USA

IT Trailblazers LLCis an IT Services companyspecializing in Staff Augmentation, Digital / Web content management, and Learning Management. We're a certified Minority-Owned Business, established in 1999, and headquartered in North Brunswick, NJ. As a full-service personnel staffing firm we have worked successfully with companies and job seekers. With an unmatched commitment to customer satisfaction and expertise across diverse industries, our firm is well-suited to provide staffing solutions for Fortune 500 Companies, Government Organizations as well as small business owners.

Role: Release Manager

Location: Hartford, CT

Duration: FullTime

JD:

Release and/or project management experience, Solid understanding of project management principles preferred

8-10 years of experience in systems analysis or development

Formal training in project management practices preferred

Advanced knowledge of software development lifecycle

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

Demonstrated effective leadership and analytical skills

Advanced written and verbal communication skills are a must

Job Roles / Responsibilities:

Forward Plan the release windows and cycles across a portfolio

Manage risks and resolves issues that affect release scope, schedule and quality

Measure and monitor progress to ensure application releases are delivered on time and within budget, and that they meet or exceed expectations

Coordinate release content and effort based on the service request backlog, pending service requests, third party applications, or operating system updates

Communicate all key project plans, commitments, and changes including requirements, QA plans, schedule, and scope changes

Manage relationships and coordinate work between different teams at different locations

Conduct Release Readiness reviews, Milestone Reviews, and Business Go/No-Go reviews

Produce Deployment, Run Books and Implementation Plans

Weekly Release Reporting

Communicate release details and schedules to the Business as required

Negotiate, plan and manage all release activities

Maintains the release schedule for all core services and ensure alignment across key partners and vendors.

Lead and co-ordinate the Go-Live activities including the execution of the deployment Plans and checklists.

Participate in meetings to discuss release scope and/or roadblocks

Maintains a release repository and manages key information such as build and release procedures, dependencies, and notification lists



At ITTB, our dedicated team consists of long term associates and partners - many of whom have been part of our story for over 10 years. Our ethical and supportive environment is a draw for both consultants and clients alike. A fun-loving work culture, shared values, work/life balance, and strong investment in personal and organizational development makes IT Trailblazers a second home. ITTB is committed to equal employment opportunities regardless of race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, work authorization, age, disability or veteran status. Please let us know if you require any special accommodation and we will do our best to comply. ITTB looks forward to working with you.

Posted date: 12 days ago

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