Release Management Project Manager

Motorola Solutions San Diego , CA 92140

Posted 4 months ago

  • Release and Deployment Management aims to plan, schedule and control the movement of releases to test and live environments.

  • Responsible for managing CMSO Release Management projects inclusive of Managed Services Support Tool (MSST) updates, Product Release Service Support Plan updates, and new services introduction, new product / releases introduction and onboarding new customer.

  • Develops project charters and statements of work (SOW) and obtains project sponsor/stakeholder buy-in for project initiation.

  • Defines and develops detailed project plans based on the given requirements and scopes.

  • Demonstrates best practices for developing schedules and understands the critical path.

  • Responsible for resource assignments to projects and ensuring projects do not over allocate resources working with resource managers and using project management tool.

  • Monitor project execution to ensure all obligations are met and drive projects to completion.

  • Collaborate with global stakeholders (internal and external) to resolve conflicts and drive successful delivery of projects.

  • Manages expectations of project sponsor and stakeholder with timely communication/escalation of risks/issues, their impact, and mitigation/corrective actions.

  • Recommends corrective actions and implements changes.

  • Identifies and mitigates project risks. Owns resolution to any dependency or issue not being delivered by appropriate party.

  • Ensure all project documentations are completed and keep in the appropriate storage.

  • Familiar with waterfall and agile development methodologies and their associated quality assurance methods.

Preferred Skills:

  • Demonstrated competency with office tools (e.g. MS Office and Google Suite) and collaboration tools like Jira and Confluence

  • Demonstrated competency with a project management tool (e.g. Sciforma, MS Project, Primavera, Smartsheet, or a SaaS PPM Tool)

  • Understanding of Software Development and Deployment Lifecycle

  • Agile/Scrum Certification an added advantage

  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills are necessary.

  • Strong interpersonal skills with a desire to collaborate with internal and external business/technical teams.

  • Ability to work independently as well as with a team.

  • Highly organized, structured, and process oriented; team building skills a plus.

  • Able to simplify a complex situation and provide update accordingly.

  • PMI Certified PMP preferred, and ITIL will be an advantage.

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Release Management Project Manager

Motorola Solutions