Technical Release Manager

Recruiter
Colston Consulting.co.uk
Location
London
Salary
50000.0000
Posted
18 May 2017
Closes
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Technical Release Manager / 12 month fixed term / £50,000 - £65,000

My client, a large Financial Services organisation currently have a position for a Technical Release Manager to join their team. The ideal candidate will have experience of providing direction on release and software configuration management processes, along with strong Stakeholder Management skills.

Role responsibilities:

- Provide direction on release and software configuration management.
- Drive automated code build & deployment practices for the organisations core systems
- Maintain a portfolio of technical functional system releases
- Identify release readiness activities
- Own the code and build management tools

Required experience:

- Experience of release, deployment and software configuration
- Service Management experience – ITIL accredited
- Experience of projects / programmes with technical and environment interdependencies
- Experience of agile and / or waterfall development approaches
- Experience of code branching, merging, tagging, building and deploying
- Project planning experience, resource forecasting, financial management and incident resolution
- Implementing large IT functional and technical projects into a live environment
- Strong knowledge of configuration and code management
- Excellent Stakeholder Management skills

If you have any further questions please email