Release Manager

  • Job Reference: GPRM412
  • Date Posted: 31 December 2017
  • Recruiter: Eutopia Solutions Ltd
  • Location: Hertfordshire
  • Salary: £45,000 to £60,000
  • Sector: All Jobs
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Release Manager - Up to £60,000

This is an exciting opportunity to join our client, a global e-commerce organisation, based in Hertfordshire on a permanent basis as a Release Manager.

Our Client are creating a cross platform, unified Release Management capability to drive seamless delivery of the digital vision as implemented across the portfolio of large scale programmes and projects.

Role:

As the release manager, you will ensure the releases, that are managed independently, are aligned to the release milestones, ensuring that any change maintain the release integrity with regard to date / milestone adherence and deliverable quality.

Key skills

  • Proven experience of delivering release management in large and complex environments.
  • Advanced knowledge of SDLC (including waterfall and agile)
  • Knowledge of development scripts and automation tools used to build and deploy software
  • Up-to-date with technology trends, including DevOps
  • Ability to run a tight ship services organisation but also liaise seamlessly and flex where necessary to work the delivery organisation in order ensure smooth service introduction.
  • Strong on process but able to make sensible adaptations where needed.
  • Experience of ITIL based IT release methodology definition and adoption.
  • Ability to gain, build and maintain stakeholder trust.
  • Jira and/or Plutora experience (desirable)

A successful candidate will have at least bachelor's degree level education in Computing, Natural Science, Mathematics or other numerate subjects. A degree in business or finance would also be considered relevant.

Apply NOW, with an up-to-date CV, for immediate consideration.

REF: IT Jobs, Release Manager Jobs.

Eutopia Solutions Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.