JPMorgan Chase Project Execution- Release Manager, Vice President in Columbus, Ohio

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) is a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.6 trillion and operations worldwide. The firm is a leader in investment banking, financial services for consumers and small business, commercial banking, financial transaction processing, and asset management. A component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, JPMorgan Chase & Co. serves millions of consumers in the United States and many of the world's most prominent corporate, institutional and government clients under its J.P. Morgan and Chase brands. Information about JPMorgan Chase & Co. is available at http://www.jpmorganchase.com/ .

Chase is the U.S. consumer and commercial banking business of JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM), a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.5 trillion and operations in more than 60 countries We serve more than 50 million consumers and small businesses through more than 5,600 bank branches, 18,700 ATMs, credit cards, mortgage offices and online and mobile banking as well as through relationships with auto dealerships.

Within Chase, Consumer Banking provides great products and an outstanding customer experience at over 5,600 branches and 18,700 ATMs in 23 states, as well as online and over the phone.

As a Chase employee, you’ll be part of a company that makes a real difference every day for our customers, our communities and ourselves. With a focus on customer service, you’ll put others first, do what’s right and create solutions that make lives better. We invite you to build your career on our strong foundation and help shape what’s next – for you and for us.

As an IT Release Manager, you will:

  • Measure and monitor progress to ensure application releases are delivered

  • Manage risks and resolve issues that affect release scope, schedule and quality

  • Maintain release schedule for all core services and ensure alignment across key partners and vendors

  • Lead and coordinate the Go-Live activities including the execution of the deployment plans and checklists

  • Manage relationships and coordinate work between different teams at different locations

  • Conduct Release Readiness reviews, Milestone Reviews, and Business Go/No-Go reviews

  • Produce Run Books, Product Deployment/Implementation Plans

  • Negotiate, plan and manage all release activities

  • Work with release engineers to understand impacts of branches and code merges

  • Weekly Release Reporting

  • Continually work towards making improvements in the release process

  • Additionally, you will promote teamwork in problem resolution and by coaching junior team members.

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field

  • 2-6 years of previous experience with large scale software applications

  • 8-10 years of experience in IT environment in systems analysis or development

  • Advanced knowledge of software development lifecycle

  • Demonstrated ability to coordinate cross-functional work teams toward task completion

  • Demonstrated effective leadership and analytical skills

  • Advanced written and verbal communications skills are a must

  • Project Management experience a plus

JPMorgan Chase is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer Disability/Veteran.