Philips Release Manager - O2C Health Systems in Bangalore, India
The goal of a Release Manager is to bring new functionality live in a controlled way by not disturbing running systems.
Improve service quality and continually improve the day-to-day operations of the organization
Drive devops in your own area applying lean principles
Your key responsibilities are:
For Release Management:
Overall Program management for Release Management to define scope/schedule/planning and quality aspects
Come out with Platform release calendars based on the Enterprise release calendar.
Communicate and promote the process, initiate process improvements
Promote Release Management awareness and understanding within the Philips IT organization
Approving/Rejecting ( Approving Exceptions) projects/Changes
Monitoring and implementation of Release KPI
Determine number and duration of Release cycles including maintenance windows and system Refresh schedule.
Chair DMs/ACM/ITBP/IOM/OTL/Release Control Board (RCB) for release management
Drive DevOps in the respective DC’s
Assures compliance to the processes
Coordinates escalations between operations and delivery and assures we drive to resolution
Acts as facilitator: serves as a liaison between varying project managers and change mangers to guarantee smooth and timely
implementations of changes (adaptive, corrective and project changes) or updates on the system.
Mature in Release Management, working towards release when ready and implementation of configuration mgt if applicable
Strong Investigation, Analytical and Problem Solving skills
Quality conscious and Process Oriented
Proactive and self-driven, possesses due sense of urgency
Ability to see big picture, abstract. Also get into details.
Proficient in working with multisite teams & stakeholder Oriented
Firm decision maker, pragmatic and possess good influencing skills
Excellent communication and documentation skills
Open to collaborate in the interest of project/organization.