Senior Release Manager
RESPONSIBILITIES:Kforce has a client seeking a Senior Release Manager in Orlando, Florida (FL). The Sr. Release Manager is a high visibility high impact role. This role works closely with the Agile Coaching Office to pursue Agile effectiveness and efficiency for the Agile teams, is a key driver for the release, and provides a vital link between the business and IT.Responsibilities: Ensuring that a committed portfolio of projects and functionality is aligning and implemented in a release Ensuring the release is implemented within the expected timeframe and meets the functional expectations of the stakeholders Managing and driving cross-project and release level risk to resolution throughout the release cycle Providing release communications and guidance to release teams and IT / Business leadership throughout the release cycleCRITICAL SKILLS: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related area of study Project Management Certification Agile background (certification preferred) Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Professional Office Suite Demonstrated knowledge of various technologies such as applications, databases, networking, telecommunications and connectivity In depth knowledge of systems development life cycles and its application to project management efforts A thorough understanding of the RCI business/client technology environment and systems, or enough external background Advanced analytical, issue solving, and planning skills Strong general business acumen Strong written and oral communication expertise Demonstrated expertise to negotiate with both internal and external stakeholdersKforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All candidates who are qualified will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
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