Salesforce Release Manager - Fulltime - Remote

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Job Description

Job Responsibilities

  • Establish and maintain a competent Continuous Integration/Delivery process for the project and ensure that development teams follow it.
  • Plan release windows and the overall release lifecycle in coordination with project teams (analyst, development, quality assurance).
  • Overseeing the Salesforce Platform DevOps Service in areas of code management, environment strategy and integrations.
  • Responsible for development of the Configuration Management systems including the design, implementation and management of new/improved systems for efficiency and effectiveness.
  • Responsible for development and maintenance of a Configuration Management Database (CMDB); creation of Configuration Item (CI) records for all service elements; estimating and planning the work and resources involved; monitoring and reporting on progress against plan.
  • Manage risks that may disrupt/harm the platform (productive and non-productive).
  • Communicate all key deployment plans and changes including requirements.
  • Measure and monitor progress of deployments (productive and non-productive environments).
  • Approve or reject deployment packages that might disrupt/harm the platform (productive and non-productive).
  • Develop best practices and ensure all development teams follow as needed.
  • Ensure QA teams are aware of deployments that might impact their activities.
  • Coordinate Branching and Merging strategies with development and QA teams
  • Drive release process improvement initiatives.
  • Ensures that the deployed code works in line with the expectations of stakeholders.
  • Manage risks and resolves issues that affect schedule or release scope
  • Should have experience in Cloud Operations and DevOps Engineer (Salesforce CLI, AWS, Linux, AutoRABIT, Gearset, Jenkins, Git, ANT, SFDX, Flosum and COPADO)

Required Skills & Experience

  • Strong experience in Release/Deployment process within a consulting environment.
  • Experience in both admin and development implementation.
  • Lead team of internal and external specialist involved in the releases/project streams.
  • Experience managing multiple client projects at one time (including but not limited to implementations, upgrades, and new installations).
  • Experience within a large, global organization would be advantageous.
  • Strong understanding of the Salesforce.com platform and delivery process.
  • Experience in Salesforce (SFDC) CRM with end to end deployment experience
  • Experience in Implementation of Various Tools for Code Reviews, Version Control and Deployment.
  • Excellent team management and stakeholder management skills to deliver solution services in a critical to business operational environment
  • Strong time management skills as you'll have multiple priorities to focus on in a week that often change based on client demands.
  • Strong business and technical acumen.
  • Excellent communication, presentation, influencing and relationship management skills.
  • Agile application development experience
  • Strong aptitude for prioritization and multitasking in a deadline-driven environment

Certifications/Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree is preferred; MBA or other advanced degree is a plus.
  • PMP or equivalent
  • Certified Salesforce Administrator (Preferred)
  • Copado Certified Administrator (Preferred)
  • Flosum Certified Professional (Preferred)
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