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Release and Configuration Manager

City:  Sofia
Job Type:  Regular
Language:  English

Modis is a global leader in professional solutions for IT, Engineering and Life Sciences. The company connects the smartest people and brightest businesses to the opportunities they need to thrive.

With more than 13 years of experience in Bulgaria, we deliver IT Service Desk, Data Center and Network Services, End-User Device Support (Desktop & Mobile), Application Development and Support and BPO Solutions to more than 40 multinational companies.

 

Today we are giving the chance to continue your career as part of a Global Project as a Release and Configuration Manager who will be is responsible for planning and controlling the movement of new software releases to test & live environments with the primary objective to ensure smooth deployment of all software applications, patches and automated core software updates.

Position Highlights

 

Responsibilities:

  • Negotiate, plan and manage all release activities
  • Plan the release windows and cycles across a portfolio
  • Manage risks and resolve issues that affect release scope, schedule and quality
  • Measure and monitor progress to ensure application releases are delivered on time and within budget, and that they meet or exceed expectations
  • Communicate all key project plans, commitments, and changes including requirements, QA plans, schedule, and scope changes
  • Manage relationships and coordinate work between different teams at different locations
  • Maintain the release schedule for all core services and ensure alignment across key partners and vendors.
  • Lead and co-ordinate the Go-Live activities including the execution of the deployment Plans and checklists.
  • Conduct Release Readiness reviews, Milestone Reviews, and Business Go/No-Go reviews
  • Continually work towards making improvements in the release process
  • Maintain a release repository and manages key information such as build and release procedures, dependencies, and notification lists
  • Research new software development and configuration management methodologies and technologies and analyzes their application to current configuration management needs

 

Requirements:

  • 3+ years of experience in previous release and/or project management experience (solid understanding of project management principles preferred)
  • 6+ years of experience in information systems operations environment in systems analysis or development
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Formal training in project management practices would be an advantage
  • Advanced knowledge of software development lifecycle
  • Demonstrated ability to coordinate cross-functional work teams toward task completion
  • Demonstrated effective leadership and analytical skills
  • Advanced written and verbal communication skills are a must
  • General PC knowledge including Microsoft Office expert level knowledge of Excel, working Knowledge of Access

 

You will get:

  • Upskilling Training Programs
  • Recognition awards
  • Additional health coverage
  • Special offers and discounts
  • Food and Gift vouchers
  • Sport cards
  • Competitive remuneration package
  • Performance-based Bonuses
  • Charity and Sport initiatives
     

 

Sounds interesting? Connect with us, we are waiting for you.

 

Our recruitment process will be fully remote for your safety! You can meet our hiring managers and recruitment specialists online!

 

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. All applications will be treated in strict confidentiality.

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