Release and Change Manager
Release and Change Manager One of my clients based in London, UK is urgently looking for a Senior Technical Engineer for a 3-6 Month rolling contract. GI Change and Release Management, part of the GI DevOps and Delivery Quality team, is embarking upon a transformational journey, led from our Dublin office, in support of the client 's IT Transformation Program. We are seeking a candidate with extensive level of IT experience (7-15 years) that can easily transition into the EMEA CM Senior Technical Engineer role to participate in the transformation of the EMEA CM (Europe, Middle East & Africa Change Management) team. The candidate will be expected to contribute to the CM team and its transformation journey by automating its services, scaling the scope of supported applications to ultimately include the entire EMEA portfolio and at the same time supporting existing the client projects and programs as well as the day to day business as usual activities. The candidate should have a variety of experience, with a significant concentration in change, environment and configuration management. Experience with PMLC and SDLC processes is required. Agile methodology and / or DevOps experience required. An understanding of IT Security Vulnerabilities, Software Solution Architecture as well as Production Support requirements is a plus. Skills / knowledge required: Third Level Education English fluency essential, with strong documentation skills Well organised with strong analytic and decision making skills Excellent communicator with a positive attitude towards change Demonstrated ability to successfully deliver in the context of a diverse team, preferably in a multi-location or on-shore / off-shore model Experience leading / contributing to successful transformational initiatives is a plus Insurance or financial services background desirable but not essential Experience in the support of production systems and new system deployments Excellent Knowledge of SDLC, version/source control and change management, gained while working in a SCM, development or infrastructure role in a Client-Server/Web Environment. Experience working with Agile and DevOps teams and understanding of Agile and DevOps practices, tools, solutions and implementations is a requirement. Broad experience across LAN Administration, RDBMS, Configuration Management and Development preferred Demonstrated experience of the following: OS: Windows. Solaris. AIX. Linux. DELIVERY: Citrix (XenApp\XenDesktop), App-V DEVELOPMENT: VB (5, 6 or Script), SQL, DOS Scripting, PowerShell PRODUCTIVITY: MS Office, MS Project PROCESS: Knowledge of SDLC, Version Control, Change Management, Incident Management and associated systems. ITIL Preferred. AUDIT: Maintaining and evidencing SDLC controls for Sarbanes Oxley and Internal Audit OTHER: Automation, Java Application Servers, Directory Services Apply now for immediate interviews!