Sample Job Description for Release Manager

This sample job description template for the position of Release Manager is for the purpose of guidance only. You’ll need to modify it for your requirements.

Job Title: Release Manager

Years of Experience: 1 to 3 Years

Job Type: Full Time Employee

Education Level: Bachelor’s degree

Job Summary:

Our customer in San Antonio is looking for a Release Manager to assist in assessing current and future project release schedules and establishing attainable release schedules to keep current development projects on track.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Liaison between all CSA and the designated Consumer Environments Management teams responsible for the readiness and stability of all Lower Environments throughout the Integrated Release
  • Liaison between all CSA and the Consumer Enterprise Release Management Teams responsible for ensuring the technical delivery and deployment of all initiatives for a designated Integrated Release
  • Facilitate the Shakeout of all Lower Environments prior to the testing phases of an Integrated Release
  • Liaison between the Application Initiative Development/Management Teams and the Technical Delivery Project Management Teams, in support of Lower Environment Test Execution reporting/ status/resolution, defect tracking reporting/status/resolution, and project status as it relates to the release

Position Requirements:

  • SDLC experience leading teams through Release process from Inception to Transition.
  • Attention to detail as well as the “big picture”
  • Siebel Experience
  • Knowledge of Insurance and Claims
  • Project Management and Release Management of complex, large scale software applications and integration points in a multi-application environment.
  • RUP (Rational Unified Process) experience

Salary: $13.00 – $14.00 Hourly DOE