Job Description :

We have an urgent opening for Release Manager at PA with our direct client. Kindly let me know if you are interested in the below position.

Job Title: Release Manager
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Duration: 6 months contract to hire

5+ years of project/program management experience
Project management experience driving software product development and end to end solutions Demonstrated experience leading projects through the full product development life cycle using Agile methodologies such as Scrum, from concept and customer requirements through commercial launch of the product
Demonstrated experience supporting software development teams in organizations using a mix of agile and non-agile methodologies to deliver comprehensive product solutions
Demonstrated experience with matrix management and coordination of large multi-functional team consisting of marketing, engineering, test, documentation, customer support and training team members
Proficient in all aspects of project management, including development of schedules, and communication of status and tasks
Must be able to multi-task and prioritize personal and team activities
Must be able to drive the team and work through challenges to ensure tasks are clearly assigned and completed per agreed schedules
Must be proficient with computer hardware and software (MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, MS Project, etcStrong problem solving and analytical skills are essential
Excellent communication and presentation skills, able to clearly message at Executive level BS/MS in Computer Science or equivalent
Desired Experience/skills: Experience developing software products for the financial services industry Project Management Certification is a plus Certified Scrum Master is a plus