You could be the one who changes everything for our 26 million members by using technology to improve health outcomes around the world. As a diversified, national organization, Centene’s technology professionals have access to competitive benefits including a fresh perspective on workplace flexibility.
Responsible for managing, planning, scheduling, and controlling software delivery throughout the release life-cycle.
Provide oversight of release processes for code through development, test, and production environments
Lead the effort of defining the IT strategic direction for release management tools for IT to ensure the process requirements of release management are built in.
Draft, distribute and maintain the Release Management Plan and Processes which support the Release Management disciplines for HNFS.
Prepare and facilitate the weekly Release management meeting and all related activities
Oversight and Communication of the enterprise release plan, schedules, risks, impacts and overall readiness within the release pipeline
Conduct Release Readiness reviews, Milestone Reviews, and Business Go/No-Go reviews
Measure and monitor progress to ensure application releases are delivered on time and within budget, and that they meet or exceed expectations
Work with application development team to facilitate the integration of scripts and automation tools used to build, integrate, and deploy software releases to various platforms
Research new software development and configuration management methodologies and technologies and analyze their application to current configuration management needs
Work with internal and external auditors to develop and present evidence of compliance
Review and provide feedback on development and operations implementation requests
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Business or related field or equivalent experience.
5+ years of application development experience plus 2+ years of experience with managing software release processes throughout the entire development life-cycle.
Demonstrated cross functional experience in use of project development life cycles or structured project management methodology in customer facing situations.
Experience with development and reporting of release costs, and release financial analysis.
Experience with Enterprise Project Management tools and processes.
License/Certification: Information Systems Examination Board (ISEB), or equivalent Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) certification is recommended but not required.
Our Comprehensive Benefits Package: Flexible work solutions including remote options, hybrid work schedules and dress flexibility, Competitive pay, Paid time off including holidays, Health insurance coverage for you and your dependents, 401(k) and stock purchase plans, Tuition reimbursement and best-in-class training and development.
Centene is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity, and values the ways in which we are different. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other characteristic protected by applicable law.