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Senior Release Manager

  • Location

    Bedfordshire, Bedfordshire

  • Sector:

    Infrastructure & Service Delivery

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £60000 - £80000 per annum + package

  • Contact:

    Chloe Alexandra Winterhalter

  • Contact email:

    ChloeA@montash.com

  • Salary high:

    80000

  • Salary low:

    60000

  • Job ref:

    595494

  • Published:

    about 3 years ago

  • Expiry date:

    2016-10-28

General Manager of Release and Environment Management - IT

Montash are currently retained by a leading travel and tourism retailer seeking a general manager of release and environment to join their growing business.

The ideal candidate will have vast experience of a change and release or release and environment background with a passion to learn and grow in a new organisation and this role will sit within the heart of a buzzing service delivery team.

The Candidate will be responsible for:

  • Individual needs of the releases and the respective business areas needs with that of the overriding principle of protecting the production environments.
  • You will be responsible for owning the release strategy and ensure it is aligned to the overall business strategy.
  • Ownership of the Release strategy
  • Management of Release Resourcing
  • Work with multiple disperse groups, including Third Party Vendors, to prioritise and resolve key Delivery Risks and Issues to Senior Leadership level
  • Ensuring the releases, that are managed independently, are aligned to the overall release milestones, ensuring that all types of changes maintain the release integrity with regard to date / milestone adherence and deliverable quality.
  • Gathering demand for the release portfolio from various sources
  • Including the Release Pipeline and agree the main content of releases with Change Management, Business Partners, Delivery Managers and Project Managers. You will manage contentions
  • Working issues with senior Stakeholders and the Release Management Team to ensure resolution.
  • Working with the Development team and Test team Mangers / Leads to ensure plans align with timelines and environments are optimized.

This is an exciting and challenging role for candidates passionate to grow into a senior role within the organization. The role is based in Luton.

If this opportunity is of interest to yourself or for a conversation around the market in general please call Chloe Winterhalter on 0207 014 0230 or email chloea@montash.com