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Release Manager - Permanent Position!

Job Number:
J1017-0036 - Full Time
Montreal, Quebec
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Release Manager - Permanent Position!

Our client is a global leader in payment processing. They are looking for a Release Manager to join their Montreal team!

Title: Release Manager
Industry: Payment processing technology and solutions
Location: Montreal
Salary: Competitive + bonus, benefits, RRSP contributions + 4 weeks of vacation!

TO APPLY: Please create a profile online and send your resume to: Emily

The Release Manager will ensure the functionality and capability of our client’s platform and achieve successful deployment without negative customer impact.

▪Management for the end-to-end release processes to deliver fully tested, robust, working solutions at accepted and agreed levels of quality for the HCG Payments Platform(s).
▪Organize and Manage HCG deployments, driving forward the schedule of events and actions.
▪Management of the cross functional deployment teams / resources to perform release build-out preparation and deployment activities.
▪Documentation as required by the agreed and specified process & governance models, and regulatory/legal requirements, Accountability for maintaining the appropriate levels PCI related release audit controls
▪Maintaining a rolling release calendar for the payments gateway with clear visibility for stakeholders and business change sponsors
▪Ensuring that accurate and timely release communications are issued pre and post release, along with progress updates throughout the physical deployment and monitoring phase.
▪Ensure that the Release Management team can fulfil and meet the business expectations
▪Lead and drive Continuous Service Improvement (CSI) across the HCG Release process ensuring maximum change throughput whilst eradicating service impact
▪Key stakeholder in release optimization work flows.
▪Maintain key relationships with senior stakeholders internally and externally
▪Influence and encourage release best practice at all levels throughout the business
▪Implement and maintain the client’s global release strategy across the HCG Gateway.
▪Ongoing reporting at agreed frequencies, appropriate to project and stakeholder needs.

Skills & Experience
• Hands on Release and Deployment Management Experience
• Previous Experience in implementing a ‘DevOps’ approach to release pipelining
• Hands on experience implementing and creating processes
• Experience in hands on source/version control, branching and merging strategies
• Demonstrable experience of multi-tasking whilst delivering high quality flawless output
• A solid track record of ‘on time delivery’ in a similar environment/role.
• Proven ability to operate and interact at multiple levels within an organization
• Have a solid understanding and working knowledge of the ITIL framework, specifically the Change & Release management processes
• Knowledge and practical application of continuous integration & continuous deployment methods and tools
• A thorough understanding of the various common software release processes / lifecycles (specifically Agile methodology) and source code control
• Knowledge and experience in Microsoft, .Net and SQL Server technologies
• Excellent communication skills, written and spoken
• Excellent influencing and collaborative skills
• A strong focus on the delivery of a high quality Customer experience is essential
• Strong problem solving skills

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