Release Manager

Recruiter
Logic Engagements Ltd
Location
London (Greater)
Salary
£45k - £60k pa + bonus, pension, etc.
Posted
31 Oct 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Release Manager required by our industry leading client in London.

The key responsibilities of the Release Manager are as follows;

  • Responsible for implementation planning including risk mitigation, release activities, technology and people resource planning, go/no go's implementation coordination, early life support checkpoints and lesson learnt reviews.
  • Responsible for risk assessment and mitigation of releases to ensure all technologies involved pose as low a risk as possible to production.
  • Responsible for the defining the level of baseline testing required for a release, and ensuring that the quality of testing is appropriate.
  • Ensure all change requests are submitted in a timely manner with as much information as possible, attend the CAB to review changes.
  • Ensure all teams within IT follow the release management process
  • Produce and maintain release reporting including status reporting
  • Contribute to Monthly/Weekly Management Reports, including metrics as agreed with line management. Including reporting to internal and external auditors

The Release Manager applying will have experience of the following;

  • Understanding of ITIL processes, Foundation Level as a minimum
  • Good understanding of Incident and Problem management
  • Good understanding of BAU processes
  • Experience of using automated deployment and testing tools
  • Good understanding of test management and practices
  • Solid understanding of Service Design and Transition
  • Experience of IT change management
  • Experience of Jira, Quality Centre, Service Now and Microsoft Office Suite applications
  • Influencing and scheduling skills
  • Relationship, stakeholder management
  • Ability to make informed decisions in high pressure situations
  • Transparent planning and communication skills

Please apply by responding to the link attached with an up to date CV.

Logic is a leading provider of IT Staff to clients, consultancies and to product suppliers/authors and operates as an employment agency and employment business.


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