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Release Manager

  • Location:

    City of London

  • Sector:

    Cloud, Infrastructure and Services

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Job functions:

    IT Service Management

  • Salary:

    £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits

  • Contact:

    Lewis Vyse

  • Contact email:

    lewis.vyse@lafosse.com

  • Job ref:

    5951433_1668008968

  • Published:

    24 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-12-21

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Reporting to the Head of department, you will join a team who always look to promote within and rapidly propel progress careers within Service Management. Yours will be no different.

Your role manages the lifecycle of a release, ensuring appropriate governance is applied before being adopted onto the production environment and assisting technical teams in managing cross application dependencies.

Location: City of London (Mainly remote)

Benefits: 15% pension, lucrative bonus scheme, private medical and 28 days holiday + BH!

Your role as Release Manager will:

  • Ensuring Releases are governed and controlled across all environments according to process
  • Ensure that appropriate actions have been planned to minimise both the risk of failure and the impact on customers and systems, during Release deployments
  • Reject (or delay) Releases for which deployments are unacceptable
  • Create and provide accurate reporting on Release Management KPI's to all relevant stakeholders and perform reporting trend analysis
  • Review and update the Continuous Service Improvement Plan
  • Perform Post Implementation Reviews to implement corrective actions to prevent failed and unauthorised releases
  • Assist with creating, developing, and maintaining the Release Management process, procedures, tools, and templates
  • Chairing and participating in meetings
  • Provide Release Management training and assistance to users

In order to be successful as Release Manager you will ideally have:

  • ITIL foundation
  • Proven background in Release Management
  • Experience of using a Service Management toolset - Jira/ Remedy/ServiceNow etc.
  • Excellent stakeholder management and communication

Sound interesting? Please get in touch with Lewis.Vyse@lafosse.com

Every applicant will be responded to.