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Release Manager

Verimatrix is looking for an energetic ambassador to drive releases for our Enterprise Applications team. As the Release Manager, you will be responsible for executing deployments for our CRM and related cloud services. This includes defining the way releases are handled, ensuring that all functionality is delivered smoothly and efficiently to our customers. While this role does not involve management of direct reports, it does require strong facilitation and leadership of cross-functional teams. An ideal candidate is an innovator; someone who leverages data to challenge existing assumptions and identify solutions, driving towards continuous process improvement.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Define and implement a standardized deployment process that delivers patches, minor enhancements and major releases in an Agile fashion
  • Automate whenever possible, optimizing efficiency and quality of delivery, including managing external resources to implement automation tools
  • Facilitate release activities across all Cloud development teams, ensuring easy and timely deployments across environments (e.g. Salesforce.com, Intacct, AWS, Heroku, OpenStack)
  • Set and manage to consistent deployment schedules, accounting for any dependencies and risks along the way; identify issues and perform root-cause analysis to ensure they are not repeated.
  • Define and manage change control process for development, where quality is ensured in a fast-paced, iterative environment
  • Define release readiness criteria and ensure all changes meet criteria prior to deployment
  • Work with developers to properly resolve merge conflicts, deployment errors and meet code coverage criteria
  • Set up, monitor and maintain all Salesforce.com sandboxes, including creating and synchronizing sandbox metadata and appropriate data sets
  • Track release metrics to drive improvement and report successes/failures to stakeholders

Qualifications:

  • 5+ years as a Release Manager for software development, Salesforce.com and cloud platforms preferred
  • Proven experience with release management tools and concepts, including version control and branching
  • Exceptional organizational skills and attention-to-detail, project management experience, a plus
  • Experience using and following SDLC methodologies, Agile preferred
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with ability to work with both technical and non-technical stakeholders
  • Confident and able to multi-task and manage expectations in a fast-paced environment with competing priorities
  • Accountable, able to set timelines that are reasonable and consistently met
  • Salesforce training or certifications are a plus

About Verimatrix

Verimatrix specializes in securing and enhancing revenue for multi-screen digital TV services around the globe. The award-winning and independently audited Verimatrix Video Content Authority System (VCAS™) and ViewRight® solutions offer an innovative approach for cable, satellite, terrestrial and IPTV operators to cost-effectively extend their networks and enable new business models. 

 

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