About the Career: In this role, you will schedule, coordinate, and manage IT releases across the enterprise for multiple applications across various Portfolios balancing 40+ projects/ACRs at any given time. The releases can be inclusive of application updates, operating system patches, security improvements, hardware upgrades, projects, programs and business enhancements. This role will have primary responsibilities for release management activities in the data warehouse, API and Service technologies. You will provide tools and services to help project teams manage and deploy releases into production. You’ll be responsible for process governance to ensure standards are being followed, measured and reported. In addition, you are responsible for implementing and managing release processes for the progression of code in the development, test, pre-production and production environments. You will establish effective partnerships to collaborate daily with QES test leads, PMs, and Developers for prep and prod deployments and coordination of test cycles in lower environments for EDW and Gen 1 . You’ll also provide daily informal leadership to a couple of contract release managers on the team.
Why Wellmark Technology? At a time when technology is creating new business models, disrupting industries and creating valuable experiences for consumers, our role as technology team members must elevate an organization through innovative transformation, modernized technology and delivery of new business strategies, including an aim to continuously evolve and enhance the customer experience. At Wellmark, our technology transformation program is called ASCEND and is led by our empowered technology leaders and team members. Together, we are leaning into the future, owning the outcome and working together to transform how we work and what innovative solutions we deliver.
Wellmark has been named one of the best employers in the U.S. by Forbes Magazine, ranking #3 out of the top 500 midsize employers in the nation and 1st among midsize insurance companies!