IT Change & Release Manager IT Change & Release Manager …

Bank Julius Bär & Co. Ltd
in Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
Permanent, Full time
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Bank Julius Bär & Co. Ltd
in Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
IT Change & Release Manager
Julius Baer is the leading Swiss private banking group with a focus on servicing and advising sophisticated private clients and a premium brand in global wealth management. That is why a comprehensive range of services and first-class service quality are essential - as are the committed teams that provide them.

The IT Release Manager is responsible for all aspects within the release process, starting from planning and communication up to the final implementation. He is the central contact for the various teams in the organization. The Release Manager ensures the timely execution of the releases, appropriate risk management is performed, and is the central point of communication and coordination.
In addition, he is the owner of the annual, global release plan, taking into account the test requirements and the availability of other resources needed.

  • Develop and manage long-term release plans, taking into account dependencies and available resources
  • Create and communicate detail implementation plans for individual releases
  • Host status and planning meetings
  • Perform risk management assessments
  • Take leadership in resolving issues related to the scope, process and quality of the release
  • Lead small team or work group
  • Coordinate and lead go-live activities
  • Constantly improve the release processes, taking into account different project methodologies, e.g. Scrum
  • Support change management tasks

  • Higher Education in Computer Science (University, University of Applied Sciences or equivalent diploma)
  • ITIL Foundation
  • Project Management, e.g. PMP, IPMA
  • Several years of work experience in the same or similar capacity in the financial industry
  • Very good German and English language Skills (Minimum C2)
  • Valid Swiss Work permit is a key requirement
  • Team lead experiences
  • Structured approach to solve tasks and problems
  • Team player
  • Customer-oriented
  • Very strong communication and planning skills
  • Enjoying dealing and working with other cultures
  • Quick comprehension, solution-oriented approach and strong analytical thinking
  • Independent and initiative working method
  • Open for new technologies and agile project strucutures

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