Release Project Manager

  • by BPM Tech
  • Location Northampton, Northamptonshire, UK
  • Salary £45,000 - £55,000 / year
  • 73 days ago
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Job Description:

Release Project Manager (Project) - Configuration & Software Releases - Northampton 

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an IT Release Project Manager to join my client's team, being responsible for the management and planning of IT releases to the business.

The Release Manager will be working on key projects/programmes for the business, alongside the IT Build & Environment manager, managing project driven software releases. They will be able to demonstrate strong experience in configuration and release management, full software/system development lifecycle understanding and project management of the releases.

Key skills and experience required for the IT Release Manager include:

  • Release and Configuration Management
  • Full SDLC understanding
  • Project management experience including good knowledge of methodologies such as Agile, Waterfall & Prince
  • Experience in release planning, scheduling and processes
  • Stakeholder management

Additional information:

The Release Manager is responsible for creating, enforcing, and executing the Release Policy.  Agreeing release Content with stakeholders (Clients/product owners via a roadmap/problem review board), creating a release schedule, costing the release, setting the budgets, seeking the required approvals and then project managing the Product changes through the full system lifecycle, Design, Development, Testing, deployment, through until BAU acceptance.

  • Job Type Permanent, Full Time
  • Additional Salary Info Car Allowance, Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
  • Work Authorisation United Kingdom
  • Industry Sector IT & Internet
  • Years Experience 5+ years
  • Career Level Experienced (Non-Manager)