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Release Manager - BWE


Standard / Permanent



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This position is for Bank of the West Project


This position is a BIDM release manager position to coordinate and schedule the release of BIDM projects to production. The role will be part project manger/release manager requiring knowledge in waterfall and agile methodolgoeis. The position will be responsible for maintaining artifacts and compliance procedures as part of the bank policy.

 Coordinate BIDM releases ETL code to production environments to meet project delivery objectives.

Work with project managers within Business Intelligence and Data management (BIDM) team to put together release schedule.

Work closely with BIDM project teams to ensure the release schedule is up to date.

Communicate BIDM management team of upcoming releases, risks, mitigation plan for BIDM projects.

Work with BIDM team to put together and publish releases management process.

Work with project team in putting together implementation plan and reviewing the same with the performers, getting approval, closely monitoring the tasks during implementation window and providing update to the team on progress/issues.

Act as incident coordinator to manage production defects to closure.

Review the usage of the nonproduction environment and look for better ways to meet the delivery and quality objectives.

Seek opportunities to bundle multiple deliveries into  fewer production releases

Champion change, automation  with the data project teams for faster development cycles

Collaborate with larger BIDM team to establish SLA and document production support manual.

Provide support to BIDM Incident Management. This includes tracking the incident/defects to closure. Publish metrics on production incidents and defects.

Collaborate with all relevant BIDM & IT resources to develop preventive measures (Problem Management).

Partners with BIDM  team and other IT service groups to build a quality service model for the group ensuring adherence to bank and information systems policies and procedures, security measures and audit standards.

Ensures adherence to bank and information systems policies and procedures, security measures and audit standards.