Release Management Lead

Job type:
on-site
Start:
Immediately
Duration:
7 months
From:
Direct IT Recruiting INC.
Place:
Ontario (ON)
Date:
06/06/2015
Country:
flag_no Canada

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Release Management Lead

Job Title: Release Management Lead

Company: Direct IT Recruiting Inc.

Location: Toronto, Ontario

Status: 7 Month Contract

Job Category: Software Release Management, Configuration Management

Career Level: Senior

Work Experience: 5+ years of release management, configuration management, ITIL

Industry: Financial

DESCRIPTION:

Seeking a release management lead in support of assigned projects. Release Management responsibilities include creating release strategies, creating and maintaining detailed deployment plans, overseeing release implementations and coordinating activities for support teams. Environment Management responsibilities include supporting project environments, managing resolution of environment issues, coordinating environment maintenance activities and documenting environment state diagrams and configurations.

REQUIREMENTS:

- Excellent communication skills.

- Significant knowledge of Release Management practices and processes gained from hands-on roles on projects and application support teams.

- Working technical knowledge of database, Middleware and application configuration concepts.

- Ability to make judgment calls on decision making and escalations, able to prioritize, communicate, negotiate, solve problems and manage issues.

- Working knowledge of Software Release Management, Configuration Management best practices in an enterprise environment.

- Candidate must be able to work independently and as part of a team with minimal supervision.

- Knowledge of Cash Systems implementations (an asset)

- Knowledge of E-Mail migration conversions (an asset)