CGI Technologies and Solutions, Inc. Release Manager in Reston, Virginia
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City:Reston, Virginia, United States
Employment Type:Full Time
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CGI has an immediate need for a Release Manager to join our financial services team in Reston, VA. This is an exciting full-time opportunity to work in a fast-paced team environment supporting one of the largest leaders in the secondary mortgage industry. We take an innovative approach to supporting our client, working side-by-side in an agile environment using emerging technologies.
This is the chance to further advance your career. Why?
We work with 22 of the top 30 banks globally
20 of the top 25 banks in the Americas
19 of the top 20 banks in Europe
Full-time opportunity to become a member of an organization w/$10 billion+ in annual revenues
70,000 employees in 40 countries
We're offering a complete benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, 401k, paid vacation, etc.
Your future duties and responsibilities:
• Provide central point of contact across multiple portfolios for Release Execution support.
• Lead and coordinate Software release planning, schedule and deployment management at a program level for different initiatives. This includes baseline management, version controls, implementation runbooks/plans, communication plans, etc.
• Through PgRM Command Center during cutover; execution of deployment plan, perform and manage Go/No Go checklists, resource and deployment coverage management, and communications to stakeholders.
• Understanding of Configuration Management best practices and standards to assist in deployment planning as well as coordination efforts with the Enterprise Configuration Management team.
• Participate in deployment activities and post deployment retrospective and monitor resolution of identified issues through upcoming releases.
• Partner with Enterprise Release Management team, impacted technology system owners to review deployment plans and supporting requirements to create program level deployment plans
• Determine environment planning impacts of various program assumptions including: Parallel Testing, Business Continuity Planning, Release and Roll-back planning
Required qualifications to be successful in this role:
• 5-7 years of SDLC Release Management experience
• Managed multiple/concurrent releases in the parallel development, waterfall and Agile methodologies.
• Managed code deployments to test and production environments.
• Understanding of Configuration Management best practices.
Following are a plus:
UNIX scripting in any flavor.
DevOps experience using Jenkins
Education: Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information systems, or other applicable field
What you can expect from us:
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