Digital Release Lead

Job Ref: 61255
Sector: Engineering Technology
Job Type: Contract
Date Added: 18 November 2019
  • Wiltshire, England, UK Wiltshire Wiltshire GBR sn16 0rp
  • £420 - £475 per Day
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  • Rory Williams
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It is possible that this role will last beyond April 6th 2020, when reforms to IR35 tax legislation come into effect. As a result, the role will be assessed to determine if it falls inside or outside IR35.

I am looking for a Digital Release Lead to work a 12 month contract based in Wiltshire.

The role is to manage releases across the Digital application, environments and quality gates. You will be working in a DevOps environment.

Key accountabilities:

  • Manage the Group IT Digital release schedule (presented monthly showing a rolling twelve-month period).
  • Work with Business Analysts, Test Leads and Project Managers to align projects and planned changes with scheduled Digital releases.
  • Evaluate sprint progress across multiple projects with Project Managers and Test Leads in respect to the inclusion of sprint outcomes in scheduled releases.
  • Liaise with Group IT CAB members to manage release content, ensuring dependencies and priorities are clearly understood and communicated appropriately to impacted stakeholders.

Key skills required:

  • Strong change and release management skills, in a continuous delivery environment.
  • Ability to direct release management principles that meet the quality and timescale objectives for delivery into production.
  • Excellent knowledge of risk management and risk mitigation.
  • A proven background in release management, change management or service transition.
  • Accredited professional e.g. iTIL or similar.

Key experience required:

  • Experience of operating or consulting as an agent for change in a complex, multi-project environment.
  • Experience managing change or release processes for large multi-national organisations.
  • 3+ years' experience in implementing and shaping change, release or service management strategies and processes.
  • Proven experience of leading, coaching and mentoring people in change or release management principles.

This Release Lead role is a 12 month contract, based in Wiltshire.

For more information, please contact Leah on leah.welsby@carbon60global.co.uk

The recruiter has stated that all applicants for this job should be able to prove they are legally entitled to work in the UK. Carbon60 is a trading name of Carbon60 Limited an Employment Business/Agency.

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