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Release Coordinator

Florida, Fort lauderdale, 33305 Fort lauderdale USA

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Job Summary:

Signature Consultants is seeking a Release Coordinator for an opportunity to work with a client located in Fort Lauderdale, FL. Our client is looking for an ideal candidate who will be accountable for the vision, prioritization, planning and management for the platforms and applications assigned to her/him. The ideal candidate will also be accountable for the compliance and adherence to all IT established polices/procedures and guidelines.


  • Communicate between the business and IT teams
  • Define and maintain the application backlog according to agreed stakeholder priorities
  • Ensure that applicable IT policies/procedures and guidelines are followed within the release process
  • Collaborate with technical teams to assess new work orders coming into the backlog
  • Work with stakeholders to define submitted requests for upcoming release
  • Prepare weekly status reports and documentation related to each active release
  • Conduct task/resource management and allocation throughout the release process in Clarizen
  • Validate submitted time sheets to ensure resource adherence to assigned tasks
  • Schedule and facilitate meetings with all stakeholders to review status of all active releases
  • Work with Product Owners/SMEs and Business Analyst(s) to gather requirements
  • Gather business signoff for approved requirements
  • Work with technical teams through analysis and implementation phases to ensure that any roadblocks are properly addressed
  • Report and evaluate issues and risks (scope, timelines, resources) and escalate to IT management as needed
  • Participate in any UAT related meetings as requested by the QA team
  • Facilitate deployment planning meetings
  • Collect all necessary documentation and create necessary request for change for environment deployments
  • Participate in the release Production deployments (which mostly occur overnight)
  • Hold a 'lessons learned' session at the end of each release, capture any improvement areas and create/execute an improvement plan if needed
  • Validate adherence to applicable governance and compliance regulations and policies
  • Provide feedback on team resources and the release process itself


  • 4-year Degree in Computer Science/Information Systems or a related field
  • 2 to 4 years of experience as a Release Coordinator or Project Manager in in a software company or internal IT
  • 2 to 4 years of project management principles experience
  • Business Requirements / User Story elicitation
  • Application Management Lifecycle
  • Traditional & Agile PM Methodologies
  • Project and Task Management, Scheduling, Tracking, & Reporting
  • Risk & Issue Planning (Identification, Mitigation, Resolution)
  • Presentation Skills (Management level)
  • Change Management (Configuration)
  • Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC)
  • Excellent Written & Oral Communication Skills
  • Strong Diagnostic & Analytical Capabilities
  • Microsoft Office Suite, JIRA, ServiceNow and Clarizen (or other project/workforce management experience)
  • Experience managing Enterprise projects desired but not required
  • Travel & Hospitality Experience desired but not required
  • Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of management
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Excellent verbal and written skills
  • Ability to identify issues quickly and facilitate discussion for resolution
  • Ability to identify risks and develop proper mitigation plans
  • Ability to prepare formal management presentations
  • Ability to organize and conduct effective meetings
  • Ability to provide assistance and guidance to team members

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 14th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit www.sigconsult.com. Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.

EEO Employer

Signature Consultants is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Signature will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at or 888.838.1020.

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