Release Manager

Digital Gurus Recruitment
£35000.00 - £38000.00 pa
07 Oct 2017
08 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Release Manager - 3 year fixed term contract - Not for profit - Leeds If your career plans involve making a real difference to people's lives, this may be just the place you're looking for. Following a highly successful rebrand in 2012 and several years of sustained growth, our team is now embarking on a major agile transformation programme with IT & Change activities at its heart. My client is embarking on a journey to transform and modernise their IT Services and ways of working and currently have an opportunity for the successful candidate to consolidate their release management experience and use it to work alongside a strong team. If you are keen to develop your career by working on automated release approaches in a fast paced, highly regulated environment, then this is role for you. As the release manager you will be responsible for ensuring all managed releases are properly planned, communicated, and fully resourced to ensure minimal adverse impacts in the live environment. You will work alongside the team to develop and define the automated CI/CD release processes Sounds great! What do they need from me? - ITIL accreditation to at least Foundation level - Exposure to formal Project Management toolsets - Good general knowledge of IT infrastructure gained in a Windows based server environment - Excellent planning and communication skill - Experience of stakeholder management up to exec level - Automated deployments What will I get in return? Generous holiday entitlement with the opportunity to buy and sell annual leave, childcare vouchers, season ticket loans, cycle to work, annual discretionary bonus, assisted study, contributory group personal pension plan, health cash plan and above all we're a great place to work, come see for yourself.
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