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Release Manager (m/f)

full-time Raisin Berlin

For further development and expansion of our successful business, Raisin is looking for highly motivated, smart and driven Release Manager to complement our team in Berlin.

Raisin is a Berlin-based FinTech startup with a business model that the Wall Street Journal describes as: “So brilliant that customers cannot say no”. We have received €60 million in funding from well-known investors including Thrive Capital, Ribbit Capital, Index Ventures, Yuri Milner and Tom Stafford, and we are the fastest growing FinTech in Europe.


For further development and expansion of our successful business, Raisin is looking for highly motivated, smart and driven engineers to complement our team in Berlin. As Release Manager, you will be working with an international team of top developers from companies including Google and Facebook

  • Owning the Release Management lifecycle which includes scheduling, coordinating and managing releases across the company for multiple applications
  • Working collaboratively with developers, testers and administrators to ensure regular, safe and documented deployments of our applications to our live environments
  • Working collaboratively with IT management to improve the software engineering processes and practices associated with continuously building, deploying, and updating software and environments


  • Certification in Project Management or university degree, or equivalent practical experiences
  • 2 years of previous release and project management experience
  • Advanced knowledge of the software development lifecycle
  • Demonstrated ability to coordinate cross-functional work teams toward task completion
  • Demonstrated communication and analytical skills
  • Advanced written and verbal communication skills in English are a must
  • Comfortable with open and challenging code and architecture discussions
  • Applicants, wishing for a part-time position will be considered


Our current tech stack

  • Java, Python, PHP, Perl, JavaScript
  • Jenkins and Maven
  • RedHat + other Linux distros
  • Ansible, AWS and Managed Hosting

And more

  • Opportunity to collaboratively design the processes and tooling involved in release management
  • International experienced engineers with a wealth of experience
  • A small team that you will help shape
  • Regular feedback and various coaching and development opportunities including participation in relevant conferences or other events
  • Responsibility for your own field of work from day one
  • A great work-life balance giving you the opportunity to make the most of living in Berlin
  • Exciting and diverse team and company events such as our yearly company retreat, different sports activities, or the visit to the Oktoberfest
  • Support with the Visa process

published: Aug. 9, 2017

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