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Release Manager


Coordinate the generation of FIWARE releases, making sure that requirements for quality of delivered software and a proper integration of components are met

  • Implementation and development of release processes and creation of new software releases based on the input of internal and external partners
  • Patch and release planning for backend systems including quality assurance for the production lines of FIWARE
  • Coordination of development activities and rollout planning
  • Management and implementation of all process-relevant meetings
  • Preparation and presentation of development progress and test results as well as planning of all process-accompanying measures
  • Consulting and support of the configuration management
  • Support for integration testing and software validation
  • Collaboration on the definition and realization of configuration, integration and release processes, as well as the implementation in the continuous integration tool chain of the FIWARE Community
  • Participation in R&D Projects and leading activities towards the generation of different Software Releases
  • Working in an agile environment
Required Skills
  • >2 years of experience
  • Minimum of BS in Computer Science or related technical field
  • You have at least 3 years of IT release management experience
  • You have comprehensive knowledge of release management and change management concepts
  • You are experienced in planning and scheduling multiple release schedules and coordinating cross-functional teams
  • You have strong organizational, time management and problem-solving skills
  • You are experienced with Java, Python, node.js and/or C/C++ releases
  • You are experienced in Agile frameworks and software development and Dev/Ops practices and concepts
  • You have strong communication skills and the ability to engage with business stakeholders to understand their business and operations requirements
  • You have deep knowledge and experience with Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery (CI/CD)
  • Hands-on experience with common tools for source control management and test automation (Git, Jenkins, Travis)
  • A passion for writing clean, readable source code and applying object-oriented and script programming (advanced level in Java, Python, and/or Shell)
  • You have strong experience with Open Source projects
  • You have strong experience in Unit and End-to-End Tests
  • Fluency in English. Good knowledge of German is a plus

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