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Release Manager

  • Location: Chandler, Maricopa, Arizona, 85286
  • Salary: 43.53
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 2 months ago

Long-Term Contract Opportunity with a FULL suite of benefits!

As one of the largest financial institutions in the world, our client has been around for over 150 years and is continuously innovating in today's digital age. If you want to work for a company that is not only a household name, but also truly cares about satisfying customers' financial needs and helping people succeed financially, apply today.

Position: Release Manager
Location: Chandler, Arizona, 85286
Term: 6 months

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Assist in Application Onboarding process.
  • Identify gaps in current release management process and recommend changes to assure the product can be supported.
  • Lead release mgmt. project and proactively monitor & manage project schedules and deliverables
  • Interface between multiple teams to support process automation
  • Manages and support the delivery of high profile technology products and services.
  • Acts as the single point of contact for the client and the appropriate technical groups from solution planning to sizing/estimating to fulfillment.
  • Influences technology selection by gathering and reviewing customer information, working with technology teams to determine if custom solution is necessary, and recommend best option to the customer.
  • Provides guidance on leveraging new technology.
  • Requests sizing estimates and reviews for reasonableness.
  • Ensures service quality and cost-effectiveness of solutions.
  • Monitors high profile projects to ensure requests are met on time and within sizing, keeping all parties informed of impacts and changes.
  • Maintains regular contact with senior management within Technology and the supported business unit.
  • Conducts research and analysis of competitive market environment for innovative business products and services, regulatory/compliance issues, and implications of new implementations.
  • Leads implementation of complex projects/initiatives impacting one or more lines of business.
  • Understands and ensures compliance and risk management requirements for supported area are met and works with other stakeholders to implement key risk initiatives.
  • Primary interface with Financial Industry Leaders for 2-4 business lines.
  • Supports interfaces with Technology Industry Leaders, Analysts and Regulators.


Is this a good fit? (Requirements):

  • 5+ years of release management experience
  • 3+ years of change management experience
  • 3+ years of project management experience
  • 3+ Agile experience
  • 3+ years SharePoint/JIRA/Confluence experience
  • 7+ years of technology experience

Desired Qualifications:
  • Experience managing multiple medium technology development efforts within a major line of business
  • Ability to influence across all organizational levels, particularly senior management

 

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

MATRIX is and Equal Employment Opportunity employer and provides reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals.  Supporting medical or religious documentation will be required where applicable. If you are a qualified individual with a disability, you may request a reasonable accommodation under the American Disability Act (ADA) by emailing MATRIX_HR@MatrixRes.com. To ensure a quick response to your request, please use the words “Accommodation request” as the subject line of your email.