IT Release Manager (SFA)

Team Solutions for Analytics (SFA)
Location Gdańsk, Oliwa
Employment type Employment contract
Work model Hybrid
  • Agile

Solutions for Analytics (SFA)

We aim to build a big data analytics platform for a global shipping company – Hapag-Lloyd AG. In Gdańsk, we established a Knowledge Center. Within it – Solutions for Analytics (SFA). A group of top IT experts, designers, and executors, will apply AWS cloud technology in the maritime and shipping industry. We are quality-driven and have a passion for cloud (especially AWS), analytics, and the power of positive changes that technology solutions bring to business globally.

You’ll ensure that agile is well understood in the teams that you will work with, and you’ll be a part of the team of Scrum Masters and Agile Coaches, who are transforming the ways of working in Hapag-Lloyd. You help stakeholders to well interact with scrum team in order to maximize value created by team.

The role

You will be responsible for ensuring timeliness and quality of releases, communicating with multiple stakeholders across the globe, constantly improving release process, preparation of scopes, plans, schedules and other documents related to the implementation and change management on many systems and IT infrastructure, working on synchronization of implementation plans, including mass work on IT infrastructure, minimizing the risk of interruptions in the supply of IT services, implementation of activities related to the direct management of shift schedules as part of the maintenance of IT systems, supporting of units responsible for maintenance in solving problems related to IT systems and platforms, coordination and detailed monitoring of the process of managing implementations and mass changes and also cooperation with the supervisor in optimizing the implementation processes and developing and updating implementation standards and mass changes 

Your profile

General Background:

  • University degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, Operations Research, Engineering, Mathematics, or other related disciplines 
  • At least three years of professional experience in the field of release management, 
  • Continuous self-learning attitude combined with high level of curiosity to explore new ways of working
  • Good communication skills in both written and spoken English, customer focused, collaborative and result-oriented
  • Passion to give others an advantage of understanding by using straightforward language and to drive the learning of all team members
  • Ability to multi-task, set priorities, and organize work to meet deadlines 
  • Knowledge of Agile processes of IT Service Level Management, Incident, Problem and Change Management 
  • Experience as an implementation coordinator or release manager 
  • High communication skills 


Skill Requirements: 

  • Ensuring timeliness and quality of releases
  • Communicating with multiple stakeholders across the company
  • Implementing a standardized release process across multiple projects
  • Constantly improving the release process
  • Supervising deployments

Our offer

  • Private medical care (Luxmed)
  • Gym card (Multisport)
  • Attractive annual bonus up to 22,5%! (depending on company performance results)
  • Group life insurance and employee capital plan (PPK)
  • Cafeteria benefit system (cinema tickets, vouchers etc.)
  • Focus on healthy lifestyle (fruit days, bike competitions, football trainings)
  • Charity and volunteer initiatives
  • Modern and well-connected office (Alchemia complex in Gdansk Oliwa)
  • Relocation support (financial support, covering the immigration process for non-Polish citizens)
  • Internal learning management system
  • Development budget (sharing the costs of certifications and conferences/ IT events)
  • Flexible working hours and home office possibility (hybrid work model)


Internal recruitment opportunities
Private medical care
Sports card
Ergonomic workspace


people in Gdańsk
scrum teams
Team roles

Data Guide Analyst, Junior Data Engineer, IT Product Team Manager, BI Designer, Technical Lead, AWS Data Engineer, IT Product Team Manager, Software Engineer, BI Architect, DevOps Engineer, SQL Expert, DevOps Engineer, Business Process Specialist

Tangible work results

Our work enables the business to make strategic decisions in close to real-time. By providing data and tools, we enable our users to make agile decisions, such as: launching a new product on the market or changing the shipping price in a specific region, or, for example, completely changing transport.