• Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • CDI, Plein-temps
  • HSBC
  • 2019-03-22

Release Management Lead - HSBC Operations, Services and Technology

  • Plein-temps
  • Hong Kong
  • 22 mars 19

Release Management Lead - HSBC Operations, Services and Technology

Some careers open more doors than others.
If you're looking for a career that will unlock new opportunities, join HSBC and experience the possibilities.

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.

Principal responsibilities
  • 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


Qualifications
Requirements
  • 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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