Job Description :
Very urgent:: Technical Release Manager (Marcom -Marketing Communications group) @ Palo Alto, CA

Client: MNC
Role: Technical Release Manager (Marcom -Marketing Communications group)
Location: Palo Alto, CA
Rate: Open/ DOE
Experience: 10+years
Start date: ASAP
Duration: 6-12 months plus ext

Scope of Duties and Responsibilities
Responsibilities may include, but not limited to the following:
Outstanding attention to details and commitment to excellence.
Coordinate and collaborate with Delivery Teams, DevOps, QA, and Platform
Engineering to ensure that all of engineering''s responsibilities for a release are met, prior to release of updates for client
Continually work toward making improvements in the release process
Create and maintain release checklists, provide documentation and cross-training for stakeholders.
Identify and communicate risk that could affect the release scope, schedule, and quality
Work with producers and development teams to build a centralized view of all release schedules
Measure and monitor progress to ensure releases are delivered on time and that they meet or exceed expectations
Work with dev team(s) to understand impacts of branches and code merges
Identify processes for automation and ensure the automation is implemented, with a focus on automating as much of the process as possible
High-level administration for Interactive systems (provisioning of development environments, user management, permissions, etc
Work flexible hours to support releases and environment refreshes for teams across the globe.


Education, Proven Skills and Abilities
BS/BA in Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent education/experience
Proven experience in successfully managing change in a dynamic, global work environment
Experience managing and administering an SCM (e.g. SVN/Git)
Experience with automating manual processes
Knowledge of automation in a CI/CD context Python, Bash, Groovy scripting experience.
Experience managing and configuring web servers (e.g. Apache/nginx)
Familiarity with with front and backend web development including knowledge of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.
Dedicated problem-solver who can work in a fast paced environment where multiple releases are a fact of life
Experience collaborating with other team members in multiple teams diagnosing and debugging complex systems, and participating in investigating build, deployment and operational issues
Experience with web application security preferred
Proven capabilities to work under pressure and tight deadlines to solve critical issues
Able to work equally well with people in creative and technical positions
Strong oral and written communicator, with good interpersonal skills; able to forge trusting relationships within a diverse team and across organizations.