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Release Manager

Digital Consulting Freelance Czech Republic Hlavní město Praha

Job Description

The Release Manager will be responsible for the planning of smooth deployment to target environments. For this role, it is essential to have the ability to effectively communicate release priorities and coerce alignment of team members, as well as to be consistent in tracking tasks and pushing partial steps ahead.


Job responsibilities:

  • to coordinate actual status of development tasks/JIRA issues which need to be deployed to target environment

  • to communicate together with PM/Scrum master and tech. leads the scope of new deployment and discuss requirements from business analysts

  • to report the actual status of JIRA tickets which need to be deployed and discuss the configuration of environment

  • to check Liferay and environment configuration and new deployment status

  • to check GIT repository/source code – what development teams created from the last deployment time and generate release notes for business analysts

  • to request new deployment to Development and Testdemo/Approval environment to check environment configuration (target backends, Liferay and Microservices/application configuration)

  • To request new configuration for planned deployment and communicate changes in configuration/environment with development team

  • To supervise during LIVE deployment, NAT Switch to production

  • overlap to DevOps for the design and implementation of Cloud Solutions AWS / Azure (Data Queue, IoT)

  • Toolchain tool management




  • Prior experience with release management is a must

  • Experience practising Agile / Scrum methodologies

  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal), interpersonal skills, as well as outstanding organizational skills

  • Experience with infrastructure projects preferred

  • Fluency in Czech and English language


Technical knowledge:

  • Confluence

  • JIRA

  • GIT and Linux commands

  • Liferay configuration/setup

Company Description

Is it possible to join 6 700+ employees company and still feel the family atmosphere?
Devoteam Czech Republic proves it is! Daily we work with colleagues from 18 countries and the power of our group is being used in the intensive collaboration between all the Devoteam entities in Europe.

We are looking for real enthusiasts who have a passion for their work. People who want to excel, are result-oriented and their job is not finished until the problem is solved. We expect from our consultants to be curious, creative and innovative. There is a few of us but we can achieve great things. We have a few constraints but great responsibility. Located in heart of Prague but sought after across Europe. We are Devoteam, IT business consultants. Come to do the job of your dreams that you never dreamed of. Yet.


Additional Information

Also suitable for contractors.