Delivery Manager/Release Manager

12 Mar 2018
14 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Global Technology organisation seeking - Delivery Manager/Release Manager - to £50,000

Your new company

Prestigious opportunity for a Delivery Manager/Release Manager for Software/Applications within new product development.

Your new role

As one of our Delivery/Release Managers you will be responsible for:-

  • Developing and maintaining effective relationships with teams across the organisation
  • Ensuring effective delivery of applications into the production environment
  • Liaise with project / product managers, keeping them updated on release progress
  • Be the visible point of contact for all release content and a role model of delivery excellence for the product group
  • Plan, coordinate and supervise all activities related to the design, development, testing and deployment of a quarterly release for an application product
  • Responsible for scoping, planning, budgeting and forecasting of a release
  • Responsible for managing releases to approved budgets and commitments
  • Ensuring that all governance, risk policies, procedures and compliance policies are adhered to
  • Managing change control and configuration management
  • Review supplier deliverables ensuring that they meet the necessary standards and contractual agreements.

What you'll need to succeed

Successful Delivery/Release Managers will possess a combination of the following skills:-

  • Previous experience in a similar delivery role within software products and applications
  • Project management methodologies, e.g. RUP, CMMi, Prince II, PMI
  • Knowledge of Software development methodologies, e.g. waterfall, agile
  • Significant experience of managing change across the software development lifecycle.
  • Experience of influencing and managing business and technology stakeholders
  • Significant experience of influencing and managing 3rd party suppliers
  • Significant experience of Team/People management across multiple locations

What you'll get in return

In return you will be rewarded with ongoing career development and training at the cutting edge of technology.

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