Release Manager

Recruiter
Uniting Ambition
Location
Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary
£40000 - £55000/annum
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Software Release Manager Manchester £40-55,000 (negotiable)

Join a brand new FinTech start-up, with the huge advantage of being part of an established profitable international business.

Join at inception, build something from scratch, with a diverse team of talented peers.

Liaison with big brand retailers, launching new products and services in partnership with them.

This is a huge opportunity to get in at the start of an exciting industry changing venture.

The Release Manager will

* Own the release cycle / schedule across a complex, busy portfolio of change and new product launches
* Work in an agile environment. Working closely with test, development, DevOps, project managers, technical teams (internal predominantly) and the business stakeholders to deliver huge change at pace
* Provide accurate timely reporting, managing risks and dependencies
* provides tools and services to help product management and project teams manage and deploy releases into production
* Configuration Management

We are looking for

* Positivity and ‘can-do’
* Willingness to muck in when required
* Ideas – the team are open to news ways, new methods and processes, innovation..
* Release Management and Configuration Management experience – ideally within a relatively unstructured but ITIL based, agile, dynamic and entrepreneurial environment
* Strong scheduling, organisation, planning skills
* Confident communicating verbally and via reports with key stakeholders, peers and management
* Confident juggling multiple priorities, multiple stakeholders – internal and external

What matters?

* Fun at work
* Positive attitude,
* Eagerness to learn and go outside your comfort zone
* Ownership
* Team work

Please contact for more information and / or to arrange a confidential chat

Thank you

Key: project, release, configuration, agile, scrum, SDLC. Software development, deployment, test