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Release Manager

Job Title: Release Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Industry:
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
REF: 14578/001_1521633772
Contact Name: Danny Sturgeon
Contact Email: danny.sturgeon@accessplc.com
Job Published: 9 months ago

Job Description

Domain Manager / Release Manager / Strategic Release / £40,000 - 45,000 per annum / Sheffield

Access IT Recruitment are currently working with a leading Tech organisation who are seeking a Strategic Release Manager.

As Release Manager you will play a vital part of the leadership team in the Engineering Department and report into the Head of Software Engineering.

Role Objectives

The organisation has made good strides in maturing it's approach to software release management but also realises there is a significant opportunity to reduce the number of defects that impact performance and availability of their systems. Your goal will be to make the system release process more efficient and effective. You will have a keen interest in cutting edge technologies and also develop strategies to improve the continuous delivery process.

As Strategic Release Manager you will manage a team of planning and technical resource who's aim is to create and communicate system releases and build out the strategic platform.

Experience Required

  • Strong Stakeholder Management, ideally Line Management experience
  • Broad knowledge of the Software Release Process
  • Keen eye/interest in latest technologies
  • Lamp Stack experience
  • Knowledge of Jira & Jenkins or similar
  • Comfortable with version control systems

This role comes with an excellent salary and benefits package which includes bonus & share schemes, free meals and numerous discounts on cinema tickets, mobile tariffs, gym memberships and much more.

For a confidential chat please apply via the details provided.