Excelity is seeking a Release Manager for a project responsible for building the next generation Mission Information Systems for an exciting Government customer with a very critical mission. The candidate will work with the engineering team and customer to ensure successful development of high profile, complex, technical deliverables that are core to the continued success of our award-winning projects. As Release Manager, the selected candidate will oversee the complete software delivery lifecycle. This includes working with the team from the planning phase to the deployment phase through the development and testing phases. This non-technical position requires strong communication skills, interacting with multiple people throughout the development lifecycle.

Job Duties:

  • Create and manage the schedule
  • Manage parallel release schedules
  • Coordinate activities across multiple teams
  • Manage the Service Central schedules, updating dates and statuses
  • Work with the technical leads to complete the Change Description Document (CDD)
  • Coordinate the completion of required deliverables (i.e. IATT, User’s Guide, System Installation Procedure, Function Test Procedure, etc)
  • Coordinate with the ISSOs to ensure the Xacta work is completed on time
  • Anticipate blockers and assist with mitigation strategies
  • Coordinate activities with the government PMs to generate the required artifacts in Service Central (Demand, Program, Project, Change Request)
  • Coordinate with the government Configuration Management organization to ensure the materials are complete
  • Oversee the deployment activities (i.e. generate Change Request, monitor the approval process, coordinate deployment team, complete the After Action Report)

Required Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor’s degree with 9+ years of relevant experience OR a Master’s degree with 7 years of relevant experience OR a PhD with 4 years of relevant experience; an additional 4 years of experience maybe considered in lieu of the degree requirement
  • Systems Engineering experience
  • Experience developing and managing schedules
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Full SDLC experience
  • TS/ SCI CI poly

Desired Qualifications:

  • Familiarity with Service Central
  • Familiarity with the DIA Configuration Management process
  • Familiarity with the DIA DevSecOps and RMF+ process is
  • Full SDLC experience across multiple environments and networks
  • Agile and SAFe experience

Required Clearance: TS/SCI w/ CI Poly

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