Release Manager / IT Project Manager

Intro on the job spec

What you will really be doing

  • Holds overall responsibility to plan, develop, coordinate and lead software release activities
  • Communicate overall completion status to stakeholders
  • Responsible for developing and implementing the implementation project work plan including pre-planning items including but not limited to: scope definition; overall strategy; resource plans; financial plans; risk plans; quality plans; timelines; communication plans; launch objectives; tasks lists; project phases
  • Is responsible for managing the WBS
  • Coordination of overall deployment activities
  • Coordination with Configuration Management to ensure that all applicable environment issues are resolved
  • Track deployment activities as they occur using implementation plans
  • Keeps the developers and the stakeholders updated about the projects
  • Facilitate resolution of issues during deployment and escalate issues where necessary
  • Work on determining optimal way to assemble releases
  • Create and maintain Release Notes
  • Responsible to continually improve change/release processes hence to proactively minimize change-related risks
  • Responsible to gather business requirements, conduct gap analysis, identify issues and suggest workarounds
  • Responsible for reviewing risk and quality plans to ensure necessary mitigation and continuous improvement plans are identified and implemented
  • Should have project and release management experience in web development
  • Good to have technical skills

Requirements

Expectations

  • Experience with managing several projects simultaneously
  • Experience with working with distributed teams
  • Experience with releasing projects with a help of cross-functional teams
  • Web development related experience

What we offer

  • Competitive salary package
  • Relocation package and support
  • Additional benefits: meal vouchers, private health insurance, Sympass card
  • Conferences, certifications, technical workshops, trainings and language courses
  • Possibility to advance in the company (career development, opportunity to work on new projects)
  • Latest hardware, multiple monitors
  • Chill rooms, creative areas, LAN parties and fun events
  • Voted as the second richest country in the world, Luxembourg offers a high quality of life that is hard to match
  • Multi-cultural environment, 30 different nationalities, English being the official language

About us

We are a Live video streaming development company, our main product is http://livejasmin.com with 35 million daily users (Alexa ranking). Over the past 15 years our company has seen exponential growth with over 1000 employees across 3 continents with headquarters in Luxembourg (photos) and offices in Los Angeles (photos), Budapest (video), Hong Kong and Amsterdam.


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