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Release and Configuration Manager - Finance - London - £65000

Job Title: Release and Configuration Manager - Finance - London - £65000
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Industry: financial services
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
REF: BBBH15202_1494322819
Contact Name: Mobolaji Sanusi
Job Published: 15 days ago

Job Description

Release and Configuration Manager - Financial Services - London - £50,000 - £65,000

A leading financial services firm are looking for a Release and Configuration Manager to join their growing team.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Providing strategic and tactical direction on release and software configuration management processes throughout the service lifecycle
  • Manage the environment use, configuration, data and clear down
  • Adoption of automated codes build & deployment practices for core systems
  • Manage a rolling portfolio of technical functional system releases
  • Identify release readiness activities, creating detailed implementation plans, managing deployment rehearsals
  • Own the code and build management tooling including Subversion and Git on Teamforge platform, Jenkins

Essential Experience:

  • Experience of release, deployment and software configuration management processes.
  • Experience within service management - ITIL accredited.
  • Experience of technical and environment interdependencies across projects and programmes.
  • Experience on the Agile and the waterfall development approach.
  • Experience working with Subversion and Git repositories, Jenkins, Maven and Nexus

Highly Desirable:

  • Project lifecycle and governance experience.
  • ITIL Service Transition certification.
  • Demonstrable knowledge and experience of Service Design.
  • Techniques for managing risk as applied to IT Service Management.
  • Trained in PM methodology - (preferably Prince 2)
  • Repository Manager.
  • Industry recognised code and build management qualifications.

This is a very exciting opportunity for a skilled and effective Release and Configuration Manager looking for a new challenge within an innovative global company with a wealth of expertise and knowledge.

If you are interested in this role please contact me on 02031894344.