Overview We are looking for a Release Manager who will be responsible for the creation and direction of our portals & platform development. In this role you will work with developers, operation and business team and manage internal & external resources to improve the product team's performance.
Your goal is to be the gate keeper for the best product quality and manage the expectation and requirements from the Clients.
We expect you to think both creatively and analytically. You are comfortable finding the most effective ways of building an online presence, as well using analytics to make our products better.
You will manage the planning and will have contact with different teams, developers team, portal builder team, payment team and designer team. As you understand that our operation departments are the heart of our organization, you are actively seeking for opportunities to improve our products on both a technical as a commercial level. Structure and being agile are key. You know that from experience and are an expert in applying this into this role. You will enforce organizational project management methods (Preferably scrum), processes, and templates, to collect and maintain project data and provide hands-on support. You are also responsible for managing all aspects of quality control for all projects.
We are Creative Clicks
Creative Clicks is a leading mobile marketing company with a strong and highly converting product portfolio. We have mastered the science of mobile performance-based advertisement and bring outstanding return on investment for our publishing and advertising partners.
We identify opportunities in the field of mobile performance-based marketing, execute them internationally via our unparalleled marketing and distribution network. Thanks to our robust operational and financial back office we are able to scale up quickly and efficiently. Creative Clicks started in 2009 and has now more than 150+ employees of more than 25 different nationalities across its network of companies, which are active in 65+ countries across six continents.
Manage the planning and will have contact closely with developers’ team, and coordinate with product managers and designers (e.g. maintain live projects, meeting co-ordination, planning and deliverable overviews)
Create and manage weekly Scrum and Release (Jira), you will be in charge of creating tasks from scratch: Get insight/requests, write epic/story, and expected result. Scrum master skills are a pre since you need to manage the whole process from Task creating to Production release
Assist Product team: Translate tasks and requests from Product teams to Dev team, and make sure that the priority is correct
Quality assurance & content management: ensure the right workflow is applied correctly in the various projects/boards. Ensure that quality is maintained, there is consistency across the department and all project artefacts are delivered on-time
3 to 5 years of experience as a release manager, Project manager, Product manager with a relevant tech background in a product or platform organization
An education degree in Computer Science, Analytics, Mathematics, Engineering, or another relevant field
Collaborative skills to interact with different stakeholders and play a key role in sharing knowledge across the tech teams
Scrum master (Jira) and Experience in Platform development is a plus. Extensive knowledge of software development processes, a passion for shipping great platform products, and a high level of curiosity to learn more
Experience with creating software engineering tools is a big plus. Great understanding of technical flows
Strong knowledge about task management and reporting
Fluency in English, spoken and written
Solution-driven mindset and analytical skills, able to interpret data, identify problems, and come up with constructive solutions
Great planning skills, extremely organized
You love to get involved in multiple things at the same time and have eyes for details
You see the opportunity in situations where others would see a setback
You are a ‘fixer’, think outside the box and not afraid to try new things that you never did before
Resilient and able to remain calm under pressure
Good communication skills
You are someone who can build something from scratch and who loves a challenge.
Self-motivated and comfortable operating in a rapidly changing environment
You think out of the box and are not limited to a role description
Well organized, and keen on details
A highly dynamic and fast – growing working environment;
An international company with more than 25 different nationalities;
Hybrid working model with flexible starting times;
Competitive salary and fully paid commuting expenses;
25 days of annual leave (and the opportunity to buy out 10 more) with a healthy work-life balance and a hybrid work set up;
A place to learn discover and develop yourself;
Warm daily lunch in the office;
A work hard, play hard environment (we are big fans of Friday afternoon drinks, boat rides, parties and other events)
Fun and ambitious young team of colleagues and a recently renovated beautiful office only 2 minutes from Leidseplein in Amsterdam;
Creative Clicks is proud to be a diverse and equal opportunity employer and as such does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origins, age, sexual orientation, disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws. Selection decisions are solely based on job-related factors.