Release Manager - Hereford - to £45k Excellent Benefits

Recruiter
Ccity IT Recruitment
Location
Hereford
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Release Manager - Hereford - to £45k + Excellent Benefits As part of our Client's continued business expansion they are now recruiting for a Release Manager to join their IT Operations Team, based in their Hereford Head Office. In this role, you’ll own the Release Management Lifecycle – building the Release Calendar and managing releases into Production Environments, for a number of applications across a range of portfolios. As Release Manager, some of your key duties will include: Coordinating release content and effort based on the service request backlog, pending service requests, third party applications, or operating system updates Negotiating, planning and managing all release activities Setting up and maintaining a release repository Working with all teams to ensure the smooth transition through to Production for all releases Measuring progress to ensure application releases are delivered on time and within budget You’ll demonstrate that you have: Significant experience managing a Release Function or deployment project in a demanding and complex environment Experience of working with complex multi system, multi-site environments with third parties Ability to manage multiple stakeholders and to communicate clearly with a range of people at different levels of the organisation, including the ability to liaise, explain and discuss complex issues using a range of tools, styles and techniques Knowledge and experience of Service Management good practice (ITIL), particularly Release Management – especially change control and governance Demonstrable ability to plan, prioritise and co-ordinate own and team activities