Release Manager - £400 per day (inside IR35) - Fully Remote Working - initial 6-month contract
Our private sector client is currently looking for a Release Manager to own their Release Management and Implementation lifecycle for a complex suite of products that deliver critical business and customer value.
This role is for an initial 6-month contract, can be done fully-remote, and the successful candidate will need to engage via an FCSA-accredited umbrella company.
-Conduct Release Readiness reviews, Milestone Reviews, and Business Go/No-Go reviews
-Maintains the release schedule for all core services and ensure alignment across key partners and vendors.
-Measure and monitor progress to ensure application releases are delivered on time and within budget, and that they meet or exceed expectations
-Work with DevOps engineers to understand impacts of branches and code merges
-Coordinate release content and effort based on the service request backlog, pending service requests, third party applications, or operating system updates
-Communicate all key project plans, commitments, and changes and manage relationships and coordinate work between different teams at different locations across Europe, the US and India.
Skills and Experience:
-2-6 years of previous release and/or project management experience, (Solid understanding of project management principles preferred)
-8-10 years of experience in information systems operations environment in systems analysis or development
-Advanced knowledge of software development lifecycle
-Ideally with experience of delivering tools automation across functions of code development and QA, config management, code splitting and merging, code promotion and test automation
-Prefer experience of managing Oracle based products
-Demonstrated effective leadership and analytical skills
-Ability to communicate at all levels and provide information to a diverse stakeholder group
-Delivering well-structured communication both orally, in writing or through delivery of presentations.
If this role does sound of interest, and relevant to your professional experience, please APPLY NOW by submitting your most up-to-date CV.