Job Description: Release Manager 

Job Title: Release Manager   

Position Type: Permanent / Contract

Location: Chennai

Position Summary:

  • Has 12+ year of IT experience with release management activities like Continuous Integration, Testing and Deployment
  • Well versed to use a wide variety of open source technologies and tools on configuration management and deployments, Manage Licenses and Repository
  • Manage Continuous Integration and Deployment environments using Jenkins
  • Perform nightly builds with CI tools
  • Establish and improve build process continuously
  • Manage and maintain workflow on JIRA tickets related to releases
  • Manage and maintain all code repositories, branching, provisioning etc.
  • Manager collaboration on releases and deployments for various projects using Confluence


Key Responsibilities:

  • Plan and execute Build / Release / Deployment activities for various project running under Digital Group
  • Review production code readiness and deployments
  • Take ownership on scripting for build automation, build promotions and deployments, troubleshooting in Agile environment
  • Work close closely with a development and testing teams on day to day basis for execution of code building and releases
  • Track and support all release activity to ensure timely deployments for project requests from project teams
  • Working on Devops model on cloud environment

Skills & Qualifications:

  • Hands on experience using build related tools like Maven, Ant, Jenkins
  • Develop and maintain build configurations and deployment scripts for various projects
  • Has good knowledge on code analysis tools and Sonar configurations to enforce metrics and rules
  • Experience in working with GIT repositories, JIRA, Confluence, TFS, batch scripts, PowerShell
  • Knowledge on Linux, Windows Servers on Azure cloud environment
  • Experience with creating and deploying Docker packages 
  • Experience in working on the cloud environment for Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment
  • Scripting experience on Java/ Python, PHP will be added advantage