Release Manager Jobs in Singapore at Pontoon Asia Pacific

Title: Release Manager

Company: Pontoon Asia Pacific

Location: Singapore

Type: Full Time

Category: IT/Tech, Software Development

Position: Release Manager – 6 months contract


Understand the enterprise strategies for SDLC automation capabilities.

On-boarding the applications to bank standard platform for CI/CD.

Develop utilities to provide self service capabilities using java or shell scripting.

Automated Dashboard creation capabilities.

System troubleshooting and problem solving across platform and application domains.

Understand the application architecture & interfaces. Provide support for integration & troubleshooting.

Govern the Permit-to-Operate process and its adoption – for new initiatives and changes to existing solutions

Represent release management in architecture review board for new project to identify risks and dependency

Perform independent assessment of application release readiness covering both changes in-region and changes impacting APAC region

Provide hands on CAB (Change Advisory Board) review backup to facilitate the weekly release approval process in region

Partner with US and EMEA Release Management team for global process alignment and improvement

Support and participate in operational risk discussion

Lead planning and execution of remedy actions to close risk issues relating to release/configuration management

Serve as a fully seasoned/proficient technical resource; provide technical knowledge and capabilities as a team member and individual contributor.

Possess extensive experience with release management process and tools, preferably to have some application support or development experience in the payment domain.

Work with global customers and support groups and ensure everything is fully communicated and understood with regards to any change initiatives.

Have the ability to manage deliverables, to communicate risks, to work in an integrated team and to have a comfort level working with a geographically dispersed team.

Provide overall coverage and control on changes being implemented into Payments/Treasury technology environment, prioritise their urgency, criticality, group changes in order of relevance, assess inter-dependences between changes, determine and eliminate conflicts, assess risk and determine risk mitigating plans.

Ensure adequate controls are in place for change management including implementation plan, back out plan, post change validation and start of business support etc.

Have a strong understanding of the Payments/Treasury business/technology domain and can quickly understand, assess and pushback as well as support relevant changes and manage the change release into various environments all through to production.

Ensure changes outside the scope of a release are fully accounted for within the release.

Ensure all stage gates are met and are fully auditable.

Define and execute release management process maturity strategy to meet the demands for ability to deliver far higher volume of change to the platform with no reduction in stability objectives

Manage multiple conflicting business / technology priorities.


Experience working with and integrating SDLC tools, including JIRA – Defect & requirements management.

Source code management – Bitbucket. Knowledge on creating repo & maintenance.

Build Automation – Jenkins, Cloudbees.

Artifactory management – Jfrog, Nexus.

Deploy Automation – Ansible Tower, udeploy.

Code Review – SONAR

Splunk – Dashboard creation

Proficiency in App Dynamics / Dyna trace monitoring/ Splunk monitoring….


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