Release Train Engineer (RTE)

Posted 4 weeks ago by Anthon Byberg
Malmö / remote
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Job Description

The Release Train Engineer (RTE) is a servant leader and coach for the Quarterly Planning. The RTE’s major responsibilities are to facilitate the Quarterly Planning events and processes and assist the teams in delivering value.

Work task description
RTEs communicate with stakeholders, escalate impediments, help manage risk, and drive relentless improvement.
 Responsibilities pre- and during Quarterly Planning (QP):
Pre QP
 Establish and communicate the annual calendars for Iterations and Increments (QP)
 Facilitate QP readiness
 Facilitate periodic synchronization events (pre QP)
 Assist with economic decision-making
 Coach leaders and teams in Lean-Agile practices and mindsets
 Provide input on resourcing to address critical bottlenecks
During QP
 Facilitate the QP event
 Help manage risks and dependencies
 Escalate and track impediments
 Provide input on resourcing to address critical bottlenecks
 Encourage collaboration between teams and relevant stakeholders
 Understand and operate within Lean Budgets and ensure adherence to Guardrails
 Summarize the individual team QP objectives into a set of portfolio QP objectives (and use this to communicate externally and to track progress toward the goals)