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Kforce Release Manager in Redmond, Washington

Kforce has a client in Redmond, WA that is looking for an experienced, passionate Release Manager to assist us in delivering amazing game experiences to our players.Summary:You will be essential in getting our titles into the hands of players by partnering with our Production, Development, and Infrastructure teams. To do this, you will be responsible for navigating the Certification process as well as multiple content ingestion pipelines and driving technical investigations when releases don't go as planned.The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, able to prioritize their work independently and capable of managing multiple products and team relationships. Keeping cool under pressure, being able to think critically through problems and take a technical approach to investigating issues with stakeholders from a variety of different business units is essential to success. The ability to work through ambiguity is critical.Responsibilities: * Understand the process and policies tied to content ingestion pipelines * Understand platform certification requirements and assist development teams in identifying potential issues before, during and after releases * Comprehend global release requirements for content localization, geopolitical compliance, and age rating * Configure and manage game products for certification and publishing to the Store * Create, document, execute, and improve the process of build packaging, verification, certification, and release * Drive communication and troubleshooting of release issues and game products configuration * Experience shipping current-generation, AAA games through a minimum of 3 product cycles as a Release Manager or Producer * Highly proficient in Microsoft Office, Azure Dev Ops, and internal content management systems and tooling * Experience with Agile development methodologies Pluses: * Previous experience shipping mobile products * Previous experience shipping Steam storefront products * Previous experience with Partner Center, Windows Dev Center Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours