Systems Release Manager Empyrean Benefit Solutions
Empyrean Benefit Solutions, Inc. is a Human Resource Technology and Services company that provides health & welfare benefits administration solutions to employers, insurance brokers and health insurance exchanges. Leveraging our proprietary, web-based platform, we provide a full range of benefits administration services to help our clients efficiently tackle the increasingly complex healthcare environment. Today, Empyrean serves over 100 employers across multiple industry verticals and over 1,000,000 lives. We are a fast-growing private company based in Houston, TX and backed by leading private equity investors.
As a member of the Application Development Team, the Systems Release Manager is responsible for managing all aspects of the end-to-end release process using scalable, repeatable and predictable processes. This role is accountable for ensuring successful releases through effective release planning, deployment scheduling, deployment execution, and communication. This role is also responsible for enforcing change governance and SOC-1 activities for the production environment.
To fulfill this role, the Systems Release Manager will:
Ensure Empyrean software is deployed effectively and efficiently.
Maintain and manage continuous integration environments for the team.
Execute all versioning and communications required for a release.
Work with IT team to build out infrastructure and system architecture to support software and the business.
Enforce change management processes with the application development team.
Establishes the approach for building, testing and maintaining the controlled environments prior to production deployment.
Understand expectations that were set with client and recognize when issues/events may affect delivery.
Partner with engineering teams to increase deployment automation maturity to reduce manual deployment activities and human touch points in the deployment process.
Work closely with a variety of end users to ensure technical compatibility and end user satisfaction.
College degree preferred
At least 5 years experience implementing and engineering systems within these frameworks
Experience with scripting in Windows and non-Windows platforms; e.g., Powershell, cmd.exe, bash
Experience with continuous integration software; e.g., Team City, Jenkins
Experience with deployment software preferred; e.g., Octopus
Strong analytical skills
Proficient in the use of development methodologies; e.g., Agile, Scrum
Well developed written and verbal communication skills, specifically documentation skills
Experience in technical writing, technical research and technical project management
Strong attention to detail
Proven ability to meet deadlines and work effectively in a multi-tasking environment
Strong attention to detail and quality conscious, yet open and flexible to others ideas and suggestions
Client service oriented
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