Principle Release Manager, SVCM-190019069
At U.S. Bank, we're passionate about helping customers and the communities where we live and work. The fifth-largest bank in the United States, we’re one of the country's most respected, innovative and successful financial institutions. U.S. Bank is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse workforce. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status, among other factors.

U.S. Bank is seeking a highly motivated and experienced Release Manager to join our Systems Vulnerability and Configuration Management (SVCM) team. Reporting to the Senior Manager, this role will work to mature SVCM’s patch management and vulnerability remediation processes, as well as our overall security posture within Distributed Systems.

Primary Responsibilities
  • Transform the patch management and vulnerability remediation processes at U.S. Bank by designing, building, and implementing innovative solutions to complex problems
  • Leverage industry best practices for release management
  • Interface with technical owners early and often throughout in the patch management and vulnerability remediation processes to determine appropriate remediation efforts
  • Lead discussions regarding scope, timing, and dependencies for patches
  • Contribute to reports, dashboards, and notifications for a variety of stakeholders
  • Participate as a key member and product owner in SVCM scrum teams
  • Train and mentor team members in proper change and release management strategies
  • Partner with the SVCM scrum masters, infrastructure engineers, business analysts, and information security to plan, build, schedule, and implement releases
  • Interact with auditors to demonstrate patching and vulnerability remediation compliance
  • Stay up to date on the latest security news, vulnerabilities, and patches so-as to act proactively with patching and remediation when appropriate
  • Work with information security to address and submit risk extensions, identify compensating controls, and improve overall stakeholder communication
  • Act as a champion for standardized processes and tools, as well as maturity and automation


Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience
  • At least 10 years experience with activities, tasks, practices and deliverables for assessing and documenting business opportunities, benefits, risks, and success factors of potential applications.


  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience
  • At least 3 years of demonstrated experience leading the implementation and release of technical solutions for information technology or information security teams
  • At least 3 years of demonstrated experience working with a variety of IT infrastructure (i.e. servers, databases, networks, middleware, etc.) and information security teams

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in information technology, business, or related field
  • CISSP, CISM, or other related information security certifications
  • Experience with the ITIL framework for IT service management
  • Experience working as part of an Agile Scrum team
  • Demonstrated experience working with patch and vulnerability management
  • Experience working with a variety of tools such as Version One, Clarity, and ServiceNow

Successful applicants will exemplify US Bank's ethical principles of uncompromising integrity, respect for others, accountability for decisions and actions, and good citizenship.

Job Risk/Compliance/QC/Audit/Fraud
Primary Location Texas-TX-Home-based
Shift 1st - Daytime
Travel No
Average Hours Per Week 40

21 days ago - source