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Release & Deployment Manager
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Recruiter: Michael Bailey Associates
Listed on: 2nd September
Location: Corsham
Salary Notes: ATTRACTIVE
Type: Contract
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 124617_1567435808_expired
Contact Name: Katie Chan

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Release & Deployment Manager

Release & Deployment Manager urgently required to work on an initial 12 month contract for our client in Corsham.

You will be responsible for managing the design of deployment plans as well as for defining the Command and Control function. You will also be responsible for defining contingency plans and identifying and preparing transitional processes that will occur during the deployment period.

Main Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate and facilitate the deployment of tested and evaluated NSoIT(D) developed releases from the production environment to the Operations, be ensuring that the sequence of events during a release process are run properly
  • Write, update and support the development of Deployment policies and procedures and review implementation
  • Manage all aspects of the end-to-end implementation of NSoIT(D) processes and procedures
  • Plan the deployment in conjunction with change and knowledge management and service asset and configuration management
  • Coordinate release documentation and communications for all NSoIT(D) capability releases

The ideal candidate should demonstrate at least 5 years of experience in release engineering. Ability to rapidly assess the risks and impacts associated with a change in plans along with an understanding of the tools that are used to automate deployments is essential. Technical Bachelor's/Master's degree in IT or an equivalent field of study is also required.

Skills, Qualifications & Experience:

  • Project Management qualifications (Prince2, Agile)
  • Experience of deployed Operational Service Management (desired)
  • Experience in working on multi-mission domains on Deployed Military CIS (desired)
  • Knowledge & experience of the ISS capability Introduction and the Release and Deployment processes (desired)

If you are interested in this position, please respond with your CV by return and I'll be happy to share the job description with you.

Michael Bailey International is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.