Release Manager (MUST BE BELGIUM BASED)

  • Job Reference: VC10866
  • Date Posted: 31 March 2021
  • Recruiter: DWI Consulting
  • Location: Brussels
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: All Jobs, Information Technology Jobs, Sales Jobs in IT, Business Development Jobs in IT, Engineering Jobs in IT
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: 6 Months
  • Contact: EMEA Team
  • Email: Maria.m@dwi-c.com
  • Telephone: +44 (0) 20 3006 3619

Job Description

We are looking for a Release Manager that should:

Drive the backlog as a scrum master of the technical teams (infra, azure devOps, AD, ) and make sure the organisation and structure is kept to proceed towards an optimal solution
Make sure the release train is getting the correct structure in all different teams to be able to have issue free releases cycles on new and existing platforms.
Investigate transversal issues and coordination of the solution
Create and monitor follow-up actions
Guide the 2nd line of support

The ideal candidate will:
Work with different technical specialist teams in their own technical language and follow-up on the planning (scrum master light)
Plan and automate the release tasks to be able to have frequent releases with low impact on the different teams. The goal is to go to 6 releases a year instead of currently 2.
Create high level technical US to cover new needs. This should contain enough information to cover then needs for analysis by technical teams
Understand the technical challenges, clearly communicate requirements and constrains to business and technical stakeholders and recommend trade-offs which are not service limiting or compromising. This in a function between the delivery teams and the solution architect.
Actively contribute to enacting the DevOps culture towards automation.
Follow-up on support incidents to make sure all incidents are tackled with the correct priority. The change management process will be partly under your wings.
When having an issue, you conduct thorough analysis of the technical platform (eg dependency analysis, interaction and communications between components, process diagrams) and align with the product owner on the next steps and priorities.

For this role you MUST BE BASED in Belgium, as per client requirement.