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Release and Environments Lead - DevOps

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    City of London, London

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  • Salary:

    £900 - £1000 per day

  • Contact:

    Niketa Whitefield

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  • Published:

    13 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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My client, is a highly prestigious, transformation specialist in Private Equity. We have partnered with them in their search for an experienced Release and Environments Lead (DevOps), for an exciting contract opportunity.

Responsible For:

  • Defining and developing the release management strategy to support the build phase, including environments, processes and tooling to support the end-to-end development lifecycle
  • Work with the Product and Tech leadership team to agree the different (development, test and pre-production) environments required and implement the release management strategy
  • Supporting the Test Lead in defining and execution of an implementation repeatable and automated test management approach.
  • Maintain the effectiveness of the release processes through the build phase, acting as the SME for product and Tech release management including release schedule
  • Provide coaching and support for the Product and Tech teams on release management
  • Co-ordinate and lead the release management process and forums with the Product and Tech teams and delivery partners
  • Work with the wider delivery team and support the Delivery Lead to drive end to end feature delivery in line with the agreed product roadmap and release schedules
  • Ensuring automation and repeatability of deployments across environments from the outset using CI CD, removing impediments and roadblocks to throughput and release schedules
  • Ensuring root cause of issues with the release process are understood and fed back into the development lifecycle