Release Manager

Release Manager

Whitehall Resources are looking for an experienced Release Manager for an initial 6 Month contract in Cambridgeshire.

Primary Attributes:
– Release Management Expertise
– Proven ability working in an Eco System of applications
– Proven Agile Experience

Nice-to-Haves:
– Pharma Industry
– Experience with lab software
– GxP Experience

Responsibilities:
– Define and enforce Release Standards and Processes across a dynamic and diverse set of Systems, which should cater for Proof of Concepts, Pilots, and complete Releases
– Put in place mechanisms to control changes downstream and to integrations, and test upstream changes
– Define how the Release Process will interact with the Demand Management Process, which generates the approved backlog
– Identify and implement tooling with which to run the process, whilst ensuring it meets the AZ standards
– Collaborate with Business Stakeholders and Delivery Teams
– Develop a consistent Release test and communication approach
– Run the Release Process and manage Roll-outs across different labs and geographies
– Generate relevant Process documentation
– Sprint capacity management and Release promotion
– Plan and Execute a Handover to a future Internal Release Manager

Experience/Skills:
– Demonstrable experience in designing, implementing and running Release Management Processes
– Evidence of working in a complex systems landscape, and in a continuous change environment
– Worked in enterprise agile methodologies
– Comfortable in using JIRA, BitBucket, GitHub, Jenkins or similar tools
– Ability to collaborate with a range of stakeholders


All of our opportunities require that applicants are eligible to work in the specified country/location, unless otherwise stated in the job description.