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Software Release Manager

Software Release Manager

Job ID 
Job Locations 
US-CA-San Diego
Job Type 
Regular Full-Time
Information Technology

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BofI Federal Bank [NASDAQ: BOFI] with more than $8 billion in assets is one of the fastest growing banks in the nation! In the top 5 online banks in the country!


We are building a state of the art universal digital web platform and are in need of a talented Software Release Manager to grow with us building your own team as we do!


Responsibilities include:

  • Establish and implement best-in-class Release Management System within the IT organization
  • Create from ground up, Release Management processes, moving software through the development lifecycle, ultimately into production
  • Take on the role of Software Release Manager, Deployment Manager, and Environment Manager, building a team as needed to fulfill these roles
  • Build and support DevOps within the organization, along with defining the role / structure
  • Focus on automating the deployment pipeline, moving to automated / continuous deployments, of all deliverables in the deployment system
  • Responsible for managing new and existing production code in GIT repository
  • Work with the Development and Quality Assurance departments to formulate a release process for shipping software meeting all quality standards and audit steps for releasing
  • Identify areas of automation use within Release Management process, and script them out, working toward continuous deployments

Key Skill Sets or Knowledge Requirements:

  • Strong understanding of software development life cycle processes
  • Established skills with coordination of cross-functional teams toward task completion
  • Demonstrated ability to explain complex technical issues to both technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Motivated self-starter, with a high capacity for rapid learning and meticulous attention to detail
  • Excellent communications skills; ability to work with diverse personality types


Desired Career Experience & Education Requirements:

  • 5 years in-depth knowledge of Dev / Deployment tools; JIRA, GitHub, Perforce, Jenkins, Maven
  • 7 years formal training in Release Management practices, Scrum/Agile methodologies, Software Configuration Management, applying learned knowledge
  • 3 years establishing and leading a Release Management department
  • Experience managing multiple cross-functional projects of medium to high complexity
  • Commitment to quality and high standards with close attention to detail
  • Knowledge of and ability to perform in highly dynamic environment
  • Leader, team player, highly organized with excellent people skills
  • DevOps CI/CD
  • College degree in related field or equivalent experience

Upon interest, apply directly as no outside agencies are used 



Job Functions & Work Environment:


While performing the duties of this position, the employee is required to sit for extended periods of time. Manual dexterity and coordination are required while operating standard office equipment such as computer keyboard and mouse, calculator, telephone, copiers, etc.


The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee may encounter while performing the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.



Equal Employment Opportunity:


BofI Federal Bank is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse workforce. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex , gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, uniform service member and veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, age, protected medical condition, genetic information, disability, or any other protected status in accordance with all applicable federal, state and local laws. Candidates must possess authorization to work in the United States.