Contract Senior, Release Specialist, IT Shared Services, Technology & Operations

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • DBS Bank Limited
  • 19 Apr 19

Contract Senior, Release Specialist, IT Shared Services, Technology & Operations

Business Function

Group Technology and Operations (T&O) enables and empowers the bank with an efficient, nimble and resilient infrastructure through a strategic focus on productivity, quality & control, technology, people capability and innovation. In Group T&O, we manage the majority of the Bank's operational processes and inspire to delight our business partners through our multiple banking delivery channels.


  • Part of a 24x7 Support under ITSS Deploy and Release Management Team, work flexible hours and be on-call to respond appropriately to requests and ensure Service Level agreement are met
  • Provide Release Management and Operation Support for our Continuous Integration/ Continuous Delivery (DCIF and RAF) infrastructure: SIT, UAT, PRD servers
  • Responsible for software code promotion and deployment activities across multiple environments, platforms and technologies (e.g. Windows, AIX, Solaris, Citrix, WAS/Weblogic)
  • Perform effective gatekeeping role to ensure all PRD deployments met the required criteria before actual deployment, in compliant to the SDLC and Technology Risk framework
  • Work closely with Platform Tech Ops and Platform Services units on issues resolution, improve the Release Deployment process and support Deploy projects when required
  • Collaborate with SDLC Governance and Risk team to ensure smooth transition to effect new or changes to governance requirements, automating manual checks where possible


  • Bachelor Degree with min. 2 years of working experience handling Release Management operation, or application, database and servers maintenance as day-to-day platform support
  • Any programming knowledge and scripting is an advantage e.g. (Unix shell, Windows batch/Perl), creating automated build and deployment scripts and Java programming. Knowledge on App servers, Database, JBOSS is a plus
  • Technical background with solid understanding of how infrastructure tools and processes support the application environment and the business
  • Experience in any of the tools below :-
    • CA Release Automation
    • Atlassian Crowd
    • Atlassian JIRA
    • Atlassian Confluence
    • Collabnet Subversion Edge
    • Sonatype Nexus
    • Cloudbees Jenkins
    • Atlassian GIT Bitbucket
    • Sonarsource SonarQube
    • Parasoft DTP
    • Atlassian Fisheye + Crucible
  • Strong customer service and troubleshooting skills (root cause analysis and action planning)
  • Familiar with SDLC framework and exposure to audit and compliance review will be an added advantage
  • Familiar with Agile Methodology such as Scrum and hands-on experience on managing IT projects would be a plus
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills
  • Ability to communicate technical information, both verbal and written, to a wide range of end-users
  • Self-motivated team player with initiative and flexibility

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We offer a competitive salary and benefits package and the professional advantages of a dynamic environment that supports your development and recognises your achievements.