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Release Manager


Our opportunity


We are seeking a highly motivated and skilled Release manager to join our international Business Technology Solutions organization.

In this role, you will be responsible for coordinating releases and ensure environment readiness across the dev and production stack in an agile project, making sure that all gates requirements are met for every environment in an agile delivery methodology.


You will proactively expand your expertise in both existing and new functionalities, along with best practices in the related technology stack and applying these learnings in your daily job.


Your role


As a Release manager your main responsibilities will involve


  • Working with colleagues and business stakeholders, using agile methodologies to coordinate timely releases per environment, data and testing readiness as agreed with the test lead.
  • Support change management working closely with dev and test leads (estimations, sequences, dependencies) and platform manager.
  • Manage communications across multiple business units to ensure seamless deployments and continuous deliveries.
  • Establish, maintain, communicate release calendars.
  • Help automate and improve deployment, build scripts and release notes



Your Skills and Experience


As a release manager, your skills and qualifications will ideally include:


  • University level education or equivalent.
  • +5-10 years’ Experience creating solutions with .NET tools, .NET Core 6 and ASP.NET
  • Strong knowledge of project management principles.
  • Familiarity with Azure devops component and processes.
  • Team collaboration skills
  • Having experience in insurance and especially in the actuarial domain is highly desirable
  • Analytical and problem-solving capabilities
  • Familiarity with analytics (modeling, prediction, segmentation) preferred
  • Excellent English and communication skills.


Additional Information


As well as a competitive salary and a yearly bonus we offer benefits package which includes:


  • Wide range of internal and external trainings
  • Ticket restaurant
  • Option to work remotely up to 100% of time weekly
  • Pension Plan - after 1 year in the company
  • Life insurance
  • Exclusive employee discounts
  • Free English and Spanish classes dependent on the needs


Primary work location is Barcelona. Option to telework from any location within Spain territory is also feasible.


This position requires approximately 10 days of travel per year.


We are looking forward to receiving your application! Please apply with your CV in English.



Who we are


Looking for a challenging and inspiring work environment where you can make a difference? At Zurich millions of individuals and businesses place their trust in our products and services every day. Our more than 50,000 employees worldwide form the basis of our success, enabling, businesses and communities to face a world of risk with confidence. Imagine if you could help people do this all over the world. You’d give them confidence and reassurance by protecting what they love most. It’s a big challenge, but you will be supported by a world-class team who believe in helping you to reach your full potential and deliver on our promises.


So be challenged. Be inspired. Help us make a difference.


At Zurich we are an equal opportunity employer.  We attract and retain the best qualified individuals available, without regard to race/ethnicity, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age or disability.




Why Zurich


At Zurich, we like to think outside the box and challenge the status quo. We take an optimistic approach by focusing on the positives and constantly asking What can go right? 

We are an equal opportunity employer who knows that each employee is unique - that’s what makes our team so great! 
Join us as we constantly explore new ways to protect our customers and the planet.

  • Location(s):  ES - Barcelona 
  • Remote working: Yes
  • Schedule: Full Time
  • Recruiter name: Laura Santamaría Rodríguez
  • Closing date:

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