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HSBC Operations, Services and Technology is a pivotal part of the Group, providing essential operational and technical support to our global businesses and helping improve customer service and efficiency.
HOST combines global expertise and technology to help keep us ahead of the competition.
We are currently seeking a high caliber professional to join our team as Release Management Lead .
Interface with test managers, tech leads, architects, business managers, project managers and IT DevOps on a regular basis.
Must be confident to provide reporting and meeting updates to the senior IT management and business management.
Own the release management lifecycle which includes scheduling, coordinating and the management of releases for multiple product lines and applications across a programme.
The releases include application updates, architecture upgrades, operating system or security patches, network enhancements, and others
Responsible for implementing and managing release processes for code through various technical environments.
Work collaboratively with all participants in software development projects and team members.
Work with IT management to improve the change management and release activities to continuously develop, deploy, and update software and environments.
Manage risks and resolve issues that affect release scope, schedule and quality
Monitor and measure progress to deliver application releases on time and meeting expectations
Lead in change advisory board meetings to discuss and confirm release scopes
Communicate project plans, commitments and changes including requirements, test plans, schedule and scope changes
Review scripts and automation tools used to build, integrate, and deploy software releases
Conduct release approval processes and reporting to senior IT and business management
Maintains the release schedule for all core services and ensure alignment across key partners and vendors
Coordinate release content and effort based on the request backlog, pending requests, third party applications, operating systems or architecture updates
Manage deployment, run books and implementation plans
Conduct release readiness reviews and milestone reviews
Negotiate, plan and manage all release activities
Prior experience in financial software development environment
Experience in release or project management experiences
Previous technical hands on delivery experiences in the past
Prior experience in cloud technologies and DevOps
Advanced knowledge of software development lifecycle and agile model
Demonstrated ability to coordinate cross functional work teams
Demonstrated effective leadership and analytical skills
Good knowledge of Java and Microsoft Azure, SQL, relational databases, OCR, iOS and Android
Good skills with Web Services and web based applications
Experience with windows server environment
Formal training in project management practices preferred
Advanced communication skills in English in both Spoken and written
Ability to work in a complex and global environment.
Agile working methods.
You’ll achieve more when you join HSBC.
Candidate with less relevant experience or skills may be offered a lower Global Career Band than stated above.
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