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CTG Sr. DevOps/Release Manager (Software Engineer III) in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina

Sr. DevOps/Release Manager (Software Engineer III)

Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, United States

Information Technology

Sep 22, 2021Post Date

21202581Requisition #

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CTGs premier global client in Durham, NC has a 6 month contract opening for aSr DevOps-Release Manager (Software Engineer III).

Location: RTP, NC

Duration: 6 months


Our Professional Services team is looking for a Sr. DevOps/Release Manager to lead the delivery of our Cloud-based next generation retail solutions for a rapidly growing customer base. In this role, you will be responsible for working with multiple product development teams to deliver feature rich, reliable, and scalable solutions to our many customers. This is an exciting time to join our growing team and get in on the ground floor of helping us deliver breakthrough technologies for the retail market.


  • Negotiate, plan, and manage activities in the release management life cycle

  • Manage multiple releases including feature releases and maintenance releases

  • Maintain the deployment schedule and ensure alignment across stakeholders

  • Create release notes

  • Conduct Release Readiness reviews, Milestone Reviews, and Business Go/NoGo reviews

  • Communicate release details including schedule, scope changes, and risks to internal and external stakeholders.

  • Conduct release readiness reviews based on clearly defined readiness criteria

  • Collaborate with stakeholders to manage and escalate risks affecting release scope, schedule, and quality

  • Escalate gaps in software development, testing, release notes, and rollout plans needed for upcoming releases

  • Define and deliver improvements in the release processes and pipelines

  • Conduct action-oriented retrospectives and blameless post mortems to strengthen processes and harden the system

Required Skills:

  • BA/BS in Computer Science, Engineering

  • 10+ years professional experience in software engineering

  • Experience managing multiple complex software releases

  • Versioning and dependency management

  • Demonstrated knowledge of source control and code branching strategies

  • Advanced understanding of the software development life cycle

  • Proven ability to lead cross-functional teams without formal authority

  • Knowledge of Agile Development methodology

  • Strong knowledge of CICD and supporting Devops processes

  • Proficiency with languages such as Python and shell scription for automation

Preferred Skills:

  • Public Cloud experience: Azure, AWS, GCP (esp. Azure)

  • Kubernetes basics

  • DevOps dashboard development

  • Automation experience with Ansible, Terraform, Azure Resource Manager, Jenkins, etc.

CTG does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies, or fee based recruitment services for this role.

To Apply:

To be considered, please apply directly to this requisition using the link provided.For additional information, please contact Jamie Robinson at jamie.robinson@ctg.comKindly forward to any other interested parties—thank you!

CTG’s Benefits Plan allows you to select insurance coverage that best suits your lifestyle, and take part in our savings programs and educational plans. We offer Flexible Spending Accounts, a 401(k) Retirement Plan, and an Employee Stock Purchase plan. Our educational plan comprises access to more than 2,000 web-based technical, professional and business development courses.

CTG is a leading provider of digital transformation solutions and services that accelerate clients' project momentum and achievement of their desired IT and business outcomes. Our vision is to be an indispensable partner to our clients and the preferred career destination for digital and technology experts. CTG has operations in North America, South America, Western Europe, and India. For more information, visit www.ctg.com.

Our culture is a direct result of the people who work at CTG, the values we hold, and the actions we take. In other words, our people are the culture. It's a living, breathing thing that is renewed every day through the ways we engage with each other, our clients, and our communities. Part of our mission is to cultivate a workplace that attracts and develops the best people, reflected by our recognition as a Great Place to Work-certified company across many of our global operations.

CTG will consider for employment all qualified applicants including those with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of all applicable local, state, and federal laws.

CTG is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. CTG will assure equal opportunity and consideration to all applicants and employees in recruitment, selection, placement, training, benefits, compensation, promotion, transfer, and release of individuals without regard to race, creed, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression, age, disability, marital or veteran status, citizenship status, or any other discriminatory factors as required by law. Our Affirmative Action program serves to promote occupational equality and diversity through good faith efforts. CTG is fully committed to promoting employment opportunities for members of protected classes.

Additional Information

  • Job Function: Computer Operations

  • Education Level: Bachelor's Degree (±16 years)

  • Work Remote: No

  • Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time