Software Release Manager

£35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
21 Apr 2017
20 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Software Release Manager Birmingham £35,000 - £45,000

I am currently recruiting for a Software Release Manager to join a growing organisation based in Birmingham. The Software Release Manager will be responsible for all software releases for the business and also those for the ever expanding customer base. This will cover the UK Hosted data centre and locally hosted customers.

The Software Release Manager will be responsible for the management and maintenance the Software Release lifecycle and in time will be responsible for a small team of colleagues whilst also cover day-to-day relationships with third party IT service providers in line with IT industry best practice. You will be responsible for the provision of responsive and timely IT support services, implementation of appropriate controls and development of procedures to monitor and manage software release systems and service delivery performance.

The Software Release Manager will plan the software release windows and cycles across a portfolio, Manage risks and resolve issues that affect release scope, schedule and quality. You will Measure and monitor progress to ensure application releases are delivered on time and within budget, Coordinate release content based on the service request backlog, pending service requests, third party applications, or operating system updates and communicate all key project plans, commitments, and changes including requirements, QA plans, schedule, and scope changes.

It is key that the Software Release Manager is able to manage relationships and coordinate work between different teams at different locations, Conduct Release Readiness reviews, Milestone Reviews, and Business Go/No-Go reviews and Produce Deployment, Run Books and Implementation Plans. You will review new software development and configuration management methodologies and technologies and analyses their application to current configuration management needs. It is essential that you have strong experience in information systems operations environment in systems analysis or development and have strong project management experience.

If you have the required experience and are ready for a new opportunity please apply today.

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