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Release Manager - FinTech

Job Title: Release Manager - FinTech
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
REF: BB/15704/A/KS/131120_1605276978
Contact Name: Business Analysis and Project Management Team
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Job Published: 11 months ago

Job Description

Release Manager (Jenkins CI/CD AWS) *Remote Interview / WfH*. Are you a technologist Release Manager seeking a role with a modern development environment where you can make a real impact in a senior position that will allow you a great deal of influence?

You could be joining a fast growing FinTech, banking solutions provider that is enabling High Street Banks to compete with the challenge from their tech driven online rivals and improving consumer banking for ordinary customers.

As a Release Manager you will take ownership of release planning activities across the organisation covering Infrastructure, Data Engineering and SRE teams, acting as the gatekeeper for quality by ensuring sufficient checks are in place and completed prior to any release deployments. You'll facilitate communication and streamline processes by templating reusable process and checklists for pre-deployment, deployment and post-deployment and ensure that issues are understood and documented. You'll drive the further coverage of CI/CD and be responsible for multiple concurrent releases (approx. 10 microservices deployments per month) in a fast paced Agile development environment where you'll play a key role.

Driven by technology the company can offer a remote interview / process and 100% work from home until Spring 2021 with 2-3 days a week WFH thereafter. When you're in the office in Central London you can enjoy a great team environment with spacious dining area, continuous supply of breakfast, snacks and drinks as well as games rooms and quiet spaces.

*You have a wealth of experience in software delivery, release and change management within an Agile development framework
*You able to manage concurrent projects and have first class planning, risk and issue management skills
*You have strong release design and documentation skills
*You're a skilled communicator able to influence teams across a range of technical disciplines
*You're experienced with Agile frameworks (Kanban and Scrum ideally)
*You have a good working knowledge of CI/CD concepts and cloud based microservices environments (AWS)

As a Release Manager you will earn a competitive salary (to £80k) plus benefits.

Apply now or call to find out more about this Release Manager opportunity.