Release and Deployment Lead

Location: Melbourne CBD, Victoria
Job Type: Contract
Posted: 11 days ago
Contact: Pamela Argyropoulos
Reference: 212837_1622615373

Looking for a Release and Deployment Lead to join an Iconic Australian organisation on an initial 6 month contract.

The role:

You will manage the release and implementation planning and execution covering the technical rollout/cutover, and transition the solution to support, hyper-care during the pilot phase and ensuring the BAU operating model is in place for uplifted and new applications.

You will work with the Delivery Lead and Project Managers:

  • To develop and maintain the Release Plan across a project or a program of work.
  • Assess resource requirements for rollout/deployment and transition to support activities.
  • To specify and agree the scheduled release(s) from the project landscape.
  • Provide Level 1 triage during hyper-care period to ensure appropriate BAU and support teams are engaged as well as keeping project stakeholders informed of issues/incidents.
  • Inform the project team of required/requested updates as a result of operational learnings during hyper-care period.
  • Manage continual releases of project features during the hyper-care period.

Required skills and experience to be successful in the role

  • Previous experience having built and led a multi-disciplinary implementation team
  • successful project scale implementations with a mix of application and integration based solutions (as opposed to purely infrastructure)
  • Excellent understanding of product release methodologies (including familiarity with ITIL's Release and Deployment Management process)
  • Experience using Service Now is desirable

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