Release Engineer

Location: Oakland, California
Posted On: 6/9/2017
Job Code: 4599 BSA
Job Description
Position Details:

Industry : Finance/Banking
Work Location : Oakland, CA - 94612
Job Title : Release Engineer
Duration : 12 months + (Possibility of extension)

Additional Notes:
- This role is what would be classically considered a Release Engineer, almost a Scrum Master
- This person would own the process for release engineering, meaning they would handle change orders which is the paperwork that hash to be done in order to release code or do anything in production.
- This person would handle all the releases, he or she would coordinate with all of the agile teams and facilitate their requests.
- Will be responsible for facilitating some Jira work.

Job Description:

We are looking for a solutions analyst / project manager who knows how to facilitate communications across large organizations with multiple lines of business as we release our next generation web servicing platform.

General Responsibilities:

• Partner with Software Engineers, UX/UI, Quality Engineers, and Product Owners/Analysts to deliver high performing quality customer experiences that are engaging, purposeful and powerful in their simplicity.
• Be an Agile Champion: Able to mentor and coach Program BSA and other agile roles and able to
influence stakeholders in Agile practices and principles
• Identify backlog dependencies and manage dependencies and resolve impediments
• Coordinate Epics/Feature across multiple lines of business
• Communicate commitments, milestones, risks and information for all levels of the organization
• Move teams forward through ambiguous epics/features
• Facilitate release planning
• Work with stakeholders to elaborate short term and long term goals, and align into rolling 3 month and 12 month roadmaps across multiple workstreams
• Influence prioritization and sequencing of Investment/Product Roadmap
• Proactively identify business intent that is architecturally significant without guidance
• Partner with business customer to perform options analysis on identified opportunities for business
and operational process improvement
• Leads Program backlog refinement for: Large, integrated (across ARTs / domains) efforts, new
product and/or system rollouts, and/or new vendor integrations
• Break-down complex business intent into MVP features
• Run twice-week tech scrum
• Supports: multiple, complex systems (legacy/highly customized systems, limited vendor support,
highly complex architecture with many integration points) and/or multiple, complex capabilities on highly complex systems

Basic Qualifications:

• At least 5 years of professional project management experience
• At least 5 years of Agile knowledge and training and/or practical experience
Category:IT  code:new
Job Requirements
Software Engineer, Project Management, Jira, Scrum/CSM, Agile

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Ruchi Bhamra
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