Release Manager - Up to £60k 2 Bonuses and Excellent Benefits

Digital Skills
London (Greater)
From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Generous bonuses, Health care and Ex
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Release Manager

My client is a fast-growing retail organisation with world-class systems. They are looking for a Release Manager to join there Change & Release team. As the Release Manager, you will own the release management lifecycle, which includes. but not limited to coordinating, scheduling and the management of releases across the company for multiple applications across various platforms.

You will need to ensure that consistent approaches and procedures are used to enable the efficient and effective deployment of releases.

About the Role

Your responsibility will be to maintain the IT Release Calendar and work closely with a wide variety of stakeholders both within IT Service Management as well as within Domains and platforms across the whole of the IT dept. You will also, support the Release Management function in defining the IT strategic direction for release management policies, processes and tools for IT to ensure the process requirements of release management are built-in.

Necessary Skills

·Previous experience in working in a large-scale retail/ eCommerce business.

·Significant release management experience in an AGILE SDLC environment

·Strong stakeholder management skills and able to influence others.

·A strong understanding and experience of continuous deployment

·Previous experience in the use of CD tools (Octopus ideally)

·Understanding of cloud technologies. (AWS, Azure, etc)

·Experience in documenting/revising processes & procedures

The client is a renowned leader in retail and eCommerce. They are a fast-paced and high technology environment, always striving to be at the forefront of technical innovation and delivering cloud-hosted, continuously integrated products, services and components. They are agile and very busy with more deployments per week than any other client in the business. The client has a real buzz to the office, where you are surrounded by innovative and driven individuals and high-performance teams.


    Competitive SalaryGenerous bonusHealthcareExcellent discounts on productsCareer ProgressionTraining on the latest technologies and processes.
This is a great client, a fantastic place to work and great people to work with, if you are looking for a new challenge, or career progression, this is the role for you.

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