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Release Manager – West Yorkshire

Leeds

£35,000 - £40,000

Grant Spencer

General Manager

0161 244 9582

Want to be part of THE biggest technology & digital transformation in Yorkshire?


We are on the lookout for an ambitious Release Manager who will own the Release Management lifecycle which includes scheduling, coordinating and the management of releases. Where necessary, you will provide tools and services to help product management and project teams manage and deploy courier mobile device related releases into production.


Location: Leeds
Salary: Up to £40,000 + Bonus
Role: Release Manager


THE ROLE:

• Plan the release windows and cycles across a portfolio
• Manage risks and resolves issues that affect release scope, schedule and quality
• Measure and monitor progress to ensure application releases are delivered on time and within budget
• Manage relationships and coordinate work between different teams at different locations
• Conduct Release Readiness reviews, Milestone Reviews, and Business Go/No-Go reviews
• Produce Deployment, Run Books and Implementation Plans
• Communicate release details and schedules to the Business as required
• Negotiate, plan and manage all courier mobile device related release activities
• Maintain the courier mobile device release schedules
• Lead and co-ordinate the Go-Live activities
• Coordinate release content and effort based on the service request backlog, pending service requests, third party applications, or operating system updates


PERSON

• Experience of working with Release Management toolsets and associated reporting.
• Experience of working in an ITIL based Service environment
• Applicable knowledge of the ITIL Framework including ITIL V3 qualification (desirable not essential)
• Demonstrated ability to coordinate cross-functional work teams toward task completion
• Demonstrated effective leadership matrix management and analytical skills



CONTACT


N: Grant Spencer

E: grant@mrjrecruitment.com

T: 0161 244 9582

This role is being advertised by MRJ Recruitment, a team of talented team of specialist recruiters that live and breathe the Digital age. We like to make life easy for our candidates and clients alike and live by our ethos every day: Unearthing Digital Talent | Building Inspiring Teams.
 
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Grant Spencer

General Manager

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