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IT Release Engineer - Technical Project Manager

Cisco Systems Inc.
Bengaluru, KA 560002
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What You Will Do:

As an IT Release Engineer (Technical Project Manager), you will work closely with IT Development teams, IT Operations, and IT Program/Project Managers to deliver high quality IT Application Releases.

As a member of the Enterprise Release Management Organization (ERMO), you will help optimally introduce IT releases into business environments, using the Operating Model framework. This includes running issues resolving readiness of each release based on

Various criteria; quality of release, production environment readiness, training and support plans, rollout and back-out plans, and risk management plans. Releases include cloud native releases, application updates, operating system patches, security improvements, hardware upgrades, as well as projects and programs across both Waterfall and Agile project lifecycles.

  • Lead releases/projects for Application & Infrastructure implementations across CI/CD pipelines
  • Promoting standard methodologies for development and deployment in a Cloud Native and Legacy environment
  • Provide regular and timely updates on release progress about issues and
  • Deployment readiness, to assess Release Readiness and Breakthrough achievements
  • Continually work towards making improvements in the release process through Program Increment Planning and Sprints
  • Lead and coordinate Go-Live activities including preparation of support, execution of the deployment plans and triaging of issues during deployment
  • Participate in meetings to discuss release scope and/or roadblocks
  • Conduct periodic service reviews to ensure 2-way feedback and incorporate any insights from that feedback

Who You Are:

Bachelor's Degree with coursework in Computer Science, Information Systems and Business Management, or equivalent work experience

  • 8+ years Release Engineering / Configuration Management or Change Control Experience (Cloud Releases a huge plus) preferably in an enterprise IT application environment with technical expertise in software development, firmware or hardware engineering
  • Solid grasp of Agile (SAFe), Waterfall Project Life Cycle Methodologies
  • Experience with GitHub, Jenkins, Spinnaker, Kubernetes and/or Artifactory a huge plus
  • Defining and executing the Release strategy for transforming existing applications to cloud native oriented applications
  • Positive and solution-oriented approach
  • Excellent English written and verbal interpersonal skills
  • A strong inclination towards communication, teamwork and inclusion
  • Ability to thrive in an organization that follows the sunset model
  • Proactive and self-managing, with good interpersonal skills
  • Familiar with agile and waterfall project life cycles, with training/certifications
  • Comfortable in leading multiple priorities and flexible to adapt to any given situation
  • Demonstrable record of optimally driving issues to closure and working well within a time driven environment
  • You are a self-starter with superb communication, leadership and organization skills and are able to partner and influence key Partners. You have a strong process and automation attitude that allows you to continually simplify, improve and automate repeatable processes. Your business insight and continuous learning attitude will enable you to thrive in the role and achieve impactful outcomes. We strive to maintain a culture which is collective, encouraging, and fun, and hope that you share the same approach too.

Why you'll love Cisco

We change the World, you will become passionate about your employer and the brand you represent. Everything is converging on the Internet, making networked connections more meaningful than ever before in our lives. Our employees' groundbreaking ideas impact everything. Here, that means we take creative ideas from the drawing board to dynamic solutions that have real world impact. You'll collaborate with Cisco leaders, partner with mentors, and develop incredible relationships with colleagues who share your interest in connecting the unconnected. You'll be part a team that cares about its customers, enjoys having fun, and you'll take part in changing the lives of those in our local communities. Come prepared to be encouraged and inspired.

Why Cisco

At Cisco, each person brings their unique talents to work as a team and make a difference.

Yes, our technology changes the way the world works, lives, plays and learns, but our edge comes from our people.

  • We connect everything people, process, data and things and we use those connections to change our world for the better.
  • We innovate everywhere - From launching a new era of networking that adapts, learns and protects, to building Cisco Services that accelerate businesses and business results. Our technology powers entertainment, retail, healthcare, education and more from Smart Cities to your everyday devices.
  • We benefit everyone - We do all of this while striving for a culture that empowers every person to be the difference, at work and in our communities.

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We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company.

We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Posted: 2020-05-15 Expires: 2020-06-15
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