Release Train Engineer

We are looking for a Release Train Engineer to lead Strategic Initiatives related to RPA or Data Analytics.

The Release Train Engineer will be responsible for providing oversight to ensure the successful delivery of capabilities by the Release Train supporting the enterprise Center of Excellence. The RTE primary focus is as a servant leader facilitating program-level execution, removing impediments, identifying & mitigating risks and dependencies, and driving continuous improvement. The selected candidate will help establish and elevate the delivery maturity of these CoEs. The RTE will be responsible for managing all aspects of Program delivery including budget, schedule, scope, risks and issues.

Duties of the RTE will include:

  • Managing and optimizing the flow of value through the Train
  • Responsible for all Release Train metric reporting
  • Facilitate planning and planning readiness
  • Assist with economic decision-making by facilitating feature and capability estimation by teams and the roll-up to Epics, where necessary
  • Track the execution of features and capabilities; Escalate and track impediments
  • Provide thought leadership and expertise across the team and with internal and external train partners in achieving their commitments through issue, risk and dependency management
  • Ensure that dependencies outside the Train are understood and proactively managed
  • Ensure that risks and issues between projects and with the rest of the organization are understood
  • Provide input on resourcing to address critical bottlenecks
  • Facilitate System Demos and Solution Demos
  • Coach leaders, teams, and Scrum Masters in Lean-Agile practices and mindsets
  • Help lead the team to identify and implement continuous process improvements
  • Identify and pursue opportunities to improve Train execution; recommend enhancements related to new and/or existing workflows
  • Identify and drive efficiencies and best practices to ensure sound economic decisions made across the Train’s budget and time allocations
  • Ensure communications, collaboration and coordination across teams, business partners, other areas of IT, and the Portfolio Manager

Job ID: 1910-5802
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