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Program Manager - Enterprise Release in Brooklyn, OH at KeyBank

Date Posted: 2/9/2021

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    4910 Tiedeman Road
    Brooklyn, OH
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Job Description

Owns the coordination and alignment of multiple program releases across multiple enterprise platforms, focused on identification and resolution of environmental constraints or contention. Scope includes alignment of release activity across both production and test environments for multiple applications spanning various portfolios.
Requires critical thinking as well as ability to negotiate and influence across a broad set of stakeholders to ensure successful release coordination across multiple programs and platforms.
Creates and manages centralized release calendar for critical programs across dev, test and production environments. Works collaboratively across domains to plan, align, socialize and manage a coordinated release schedule.
Deliverables to include the following but may vary by assignment:
⦁ Deployment schedules
⦁ Batch schedules
⦁ Data refresh schedules
⦁ Cycle coordination across projects
⦁ Environment readiness
⦁ Data booking & clean up
⦁ Change management

Job Responsibilities:
⦁ Develops, communicates and manages aligned Release Calendar across select programs, platforms and environments
⦁ Proactively identifies risks and mitigation steps to support Release Calendar
⦁ Monitors Release activity to ensure tracking to plan, and resolves issues and impediments as needed
⦁ Continually works towards improving the release process and resolving collisions long term
⦁ Conducts release readiness, milestone, and business go/no-go reviews as needed
⦁ Produces and communicates release reporting and insights, including release details and schedules to stakeholders as required
⦁ Maintains a release repository and manages key information such as release risks, procedures, dependencies, duration and notification lists

Required Qualifications:
⦁ Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent experience
⦁ 5+ years of previous release and/or technical project management experience
⦁ Advanced knowledge of software development lifecycle
⦁ Ability to effectively negotiate and influence while maintaining strong positive relationships
⦁ Ability to manage release, resource and environmental conflicts up and across the organization
⦁ Demonstrated effective leadership and analytical skills
⦁ Advanced written and verbal communication skills

Preferred Qualifications:
⦁ Formal training in project management practices preferred
⦁ Advanced understanding of application infrastructure, system and data architecture
⦁ Experience working in both waterfall and agile/continuous delivery methodologies
⦁ 5+ years of experience in software engineering
⦁ Understanding of banking data workflows and processes


KeyCorp is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer committed to engaging a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.


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