343- Release Manager -

Redmond, WA
Job Terms:
Start date:
Posted By:
Lucas Manzaneres

Job Description:

Are you an experienced Release Manager?! Do you ahve an finity for the Halo franchise? this might be the job for you!1


Job Description
We are looking for an experienced, passionate Release Manager to assist us in delivering amazing Halo game experiences to our players.  

As our Release Manager, you'll work with the teams responsible for titles such as Halo 5, Halo Wars 2, and Halo Master Chief Collection. 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 Xbox 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.  

Understand the process and policies tied to Xbox 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 Microsoft 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

Client Description:

Our client is a large technology company based in Redmond, Washington with a mission to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. They develop computer software, consumer electronics, personal computers, and related services. This company enables digital transformation for the era of an intelligent cloud and an intelligent edge.

Working here, you will be part of a company that values:

  • Innovation
  • Diversity and inclusion
  • Corporate social responsibility
  • AI
  • Trustworthy computing

Why work with AQUENT? Check out our awesome benefits: https://aquent.com/find-work/talent-benefits

Aquent is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.