General Information



Close date:

Sunday, 31 July 2022

Working pattern:

Full time

Contract Type:





25 - Development

Description & Requirements:

Description & Requirements. 
The Global Release Manager is a key member of the Sonata Development Team. Working within a team comprising a global team of Architecture, Engineering, Development and Delivery Managers. The Release Manager will be located in our India PDT location and coordinates with stakeholders globally. The Global Release Manager creates innovative, robust solutions to meet our evolving and expanding requirements in an Agile environment. He/she is expected to contribute in a collaborative fashion to ensure that the wider Global Engineering Organization (GEO) is successful in achieving their goals
Main Activities:

The leadership of a team of Build Engineers and Release Readiness Managers across multiple global releases ensuring
to-spec, on-time, high-quality delivery.
This is an individual contributor role. Need to work collaboratively with all stakeholders in an Agile environment to attain common goals.
Supplies GEO with tools and processes for developers to work productively with Sonata code
Delivers continuously and with the acceptable performance the builds of Sonata from trunk and branches that deploy correctly to dev and test environments
Owns and maintains the source code repository of Sonata (e.g. GIT) & build processes
Designs and maintains the build and source code infrastructure of Sonata (e.g. Jenkins, Anthill, Artifactory) with the help of IT services
Owns and maintains the source code repository and the underlying IT infrastructure for Sonata (GIT, Jenkins, Artifactory).
Contributes to IT infrastructure budgeting process when it comes to hardware components and software tools required for build process and Sonata code repository
Collects feedback and constantly improves performance and quality of build process through upgrades of tools and underlying infrastructure
Delivers releases for Sonata from Trunk, meeting commonly agreed criteria for completeness and quality
Constantly monitors and reports release readiness and facilitates efforts across GEO to bring Sonata to releasable state within required timescales
Owns the release schedule of Sonata including detailed steps and milestones
Owns the definition of quality gates and release readiness criteria, facilitates agreeing on these within GEO and with other stakeholders
Monitors, reports and facilitates achievement of release readiness which includes assessment of risk and reporting currently known issues Validates completeness.
Detects and reacts to situations when code committed into trunk causes the application to not build/compile or in any other way adversely impacts the productivity of teams dependent on the trunk with immediate effect
In the above situation identifies the root cause within the code and facilitates bringing the code base back to a stable state

Key Skills:
Has experience with large/complex software product development.
Has worked for organizations utilising best-practices for software development.
Likely to have 15+ years' experience in the computer industry, 5+ years' experience in release management.
Some experience in running a DevOps or Build & Release teams
Has a proven record of successfully leading software engineering with a strong sense of quality ownership and focus on customer satisfaction.

What we offer you:

Our people are at the heart of our business. We work hard to provide a rich employee experience and a robust framework for ongoing career development. 
Competitive salary and employee benefits scheme.
Flexible working hours, we value work-life balance.
Parental (including secondary) leave policy.
Cab facility available in Delhi/NCR.
Meal facility available

About Bravura Solutions
At Bravura Solutions, collaboration, diversity and excellence matter. We value your ideas, giving you room to be curious and innovate in an exciting, fast-paced, and flexible environment. 
As a market leader and ASX 200 company, we are a trusted partner to over 350 leading financial services clients. We invest significantly in our technology hubs and innovation labs, which inspire and drive our creative, future-focused mindset. We take pride in developing cutting-edge technology solutions that support our clients to achieve financial security and prosperity for their customers.

How to apply?
If you are interested in joining an ASX listed fintech powering the world’s leading financial institutions, we would love to hear from you so apply online today. 
Please note, as part of the job application process, you will be taken to Bravura Solutions’ careers portal. We don’t always work to fixed closing dates and will consider candidates as and when they apply.