Release & Demand Manager

Zurich Insurance Company Ltd, organizačná zložka

Place of work
Remote work
Contract type
Wage (gross)
3 000 EUR/monthMinimal guaranteed bottom limit. Final salary offer depends on your experience and requirements.

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Seeking an Exceptional Release Manager to Propel Our Success!

Are you a meticulous, driven, and results-oriented professional with a passion for leading software releases? If you have a knack for orchestrating complex release processes with precision and efficiency, we have an exciting opportunity for you!

At Zurich Company, we are revolutionizing the data management in insurance industry with our cutting-edge technology and innovative solutions. As we continue to grow rapidly, we are in search of a talented Release Manager to join our dynamic team and play a pivotal role in our success.
As a Release & Demand Manager, your main responsibilities will involve:
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including development, QA, product management, and operations, to define and execute an effective release management strategy.
  • Establish and maintain release calendars, coordinating schedules, dependencies, and milestones, ensuring smooth and timely software deployments.
  • Implement and improve release processes, tools, and methodologies to enhance efficiency and reduce risks.
  • Lead release planning meetings, manage communication channels, and provide regular updates to stakeholders on release status, risks, and mitigation plans.
  • Identify and resolve bottlenecks, roadblocks, and conflicts that could impact the timely delivery of releases.
  • Conduct post-release reviews and facilitate continuous improvement initiatives to optimize release management practices.
  • Product launches

Employee perks, benefits

Apart from monthly salary offer and a yearly bonus we offer a benefits package which includes:
Working time benefits
Personal days off, Concentrated work week, Additional vacation, Home office, Extra days off on occasion of childbirth, Sabbatical leave
Monetary benefits
Life insurance from Zurich Austria, Compensation for salary loss during sick leave, 3rd pension pillar contribution, Risk Life Insurance, Meal contribution on top of the legally required minimum, Years of service bonus, Wedding bonus, Baby bonus
Other benefits
Edenred electronic cafeteria, Public Transport contribution, Maternity leave benefits, Company and team events, Free parking at the office building, Massages in the office

Professional Certifications, Online Education Portals, Extensive Onboarding program, Strengths based culture (GALLUP)
  • Location(s): Bratislava
  • Schedule: Full-time
  • Remote working: Yes (Slovakia based)

Information about the selection process

Join our talented team and make a significant impact as a Release Manager at Zurich Company. Take the next step in your career by applying today!

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Master's degree)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Number of years of experience


Personality requirements and skills

As a Release & Demand Manager, your skills and experience will ideally include: 
  • 4 years of experience in release management or a similar role.
  • Strong knowledge of development methodologies, continuous integration/continuous deployment (CI/CD) practices, and version control systems.
  • Familiarity with agile development methodologies, such as Scrum or Kanban.
  • Proven proficient track record in release management and its tool & software, leading successful releases from start to finish in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong communication skills, enabling you to collaborate effectively with diverse teams and stakeholders.
  • You have a keen eye for process optimization and continuously seek ways to enhance release management practices
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Organized and Detail-Oriented personality


Brief description of the company

Zurich Insurance Company Ltd is a leading multi-line insurer that serves its customers in global and local markets. With about 55,000 employees, it provides a wide range of property and casualty, and life insurance products and services in more than 215 countries and territories. Zurich’s customers include individuals, small businesses, and mid-sized and large companies, as well as multinational corporations. Zurich Bratislava is a Slovakia-based Competence Center for highly specialized services in the areas of Life and non-life actuarial, risk management, business intelligence, IT application development and service management as well as insurance network. An international workforce of close to 300 colleagues is supporting Zurich’s Corporate Center and Business Units around the globe.

Number of employees

250-499 employees
ID: 4711923  Dátum zverejnenia: 24.11.2023  Pracovná ponuka je prevzatá z inej stránky alebo zdroja. Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 3 000 EUR/month