IT Software Delivery Tools & Environments Manager

Recruiter
Rebel Recruitment Limited
Location
Bermuda Park
Salary
£55,000 per annum
Posted
31 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

IT Software Delivery Tools & Environments Manager

Summary

  • IT Software Delivery Tools & Environments Manager
  • Salary: Up to £75k + 10-15% Bonus + Great Benefits
  • Location: Coventry


Having spoken at length about this position with the hiring manager, I understand and appreciate the growth plans for this already successful organisation, the business has true taken off and have the very ambitious but achievable plans to shake up their market! I will be happy to discuss this in greater detail.

Role

This role is new and as a result of growth. We’re looking an IT Software Delivery Tools & Environments Manager to lead the team that manages the non-production environment estate and the associated Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) tools.

You will:

  • Be responsible for defining & implementing the strategy for the Software Delivery & Environments Management service in line with technological & tooling changes, including a move towards Agile & DevOps.
  • Co-ordinate the deployment of software and hardware changes, whilst ensuring stability and availability of environments to support the project portfolio.
  • Provide day to day management & guidance to team members, ensuring the agreed policies, processes and standards for the team are monitored and reports compliance with internal standards.
  • Ownership of software deployment tools used to manage source code and orchestrate deployment.
  • Own compliance with external regulatory authorities regards test data usage (DPA).

Ideal person:

  • Substantial experience of managing other managers and teams of environment support analysts.
  • Will have a substantial proven background in environment management, with experience of team leadership.
  • Strong technical experience in industry standard software deployment tools.
  • Environment Management processes and procedures
  • Deep technical knowledge of collaboration and software deployment tools such as GitHub, GoCD, Jenkins, Artifactory, JIRA, and Confluence.
  • Experience of delivering high quality reporting
  • Strong stakeholder management skills
  • Departmental-level transformation experience within Environment Management is highly desirable
  • A working knowledge of Windows, SQL and Unix servers is advantageous
  • Strong technical awareness and knowledge of latest testing methodologies and tools
  • Strong analytical mind-set with the ability to extract relevant information from documentation, system data, clients and colleagues and analyse the gathered information
  • Maintenance and support of test environments considering future implications beyond the immediate requirement which may involve the creation of new approaches and procedures to design, maintain or solve environment issues
  • Manage Test environment scheduling & resourcing.