Release Manager (SC Cleared) at ISR RECRUITMENT LIMITED, Manchester, Greater Manchester, £475 to £500 per Day

£475 - £500 per day
  • Outside Spy
  • Manchester, Greater Manchester
  • Nov 20, 2020
Duration not stated

Contract Description

  • Release Manager (GOV-UK) - AWS/CI/Agile
  • Contract (6 months) - candidates must have current or recently expired Security Clearance
  • Market Rates (Outside-IR35)
  • Manchester (+ Remote Working)

Skills and Experience:

  • Experience of leading the planning, scheduling and execution of the end-to-end release management process
  • Experience of coordinating release activities with teams working across multiple onshore and near-shore locations
  • Experience of working on complex, multi-stakeholder, multi-product cloud-first enterprise solutions based on AWS
  • Experience of working in an agile and Continuous Integration based environment (Scrum, Jira, Confluence, etc.)
  • Experience of the GOV-UK Digital Service Standard preferred
  • Experience of working in a professional services/consultancy environment preferred
  • Must ensure that existing release management standards and processes are followed, proposing improvements where possible
  • Must be hands on, proactive, a clear/simple communicator and have excellent attention to detail

The Opportunity:

You will be involved with a number of highly-visible, public-facing projects and we looking to bring in an experienced, security-cleared release Manager to assist with the development of future platforms and systems for a number of government-led projects. You'll be joining an existing project team that provide a great environment for you to succeed in; they have consistently hit their milestones and have been rewarded with the quality of work delivered.

NB: We will be looking for someone to start in early-December (or ASAP) with interviews happening from the 30th November.


If you are interested in hearing more about this role working as a Release Manager on an initial 3-6 month contract working mostly on a remote basis and occasionally into our client's offices in the Manchester area; please call and speak with Edward Laing here at ISR Recruitment or please drop me an email with your latest CV for an immediate call back in the strictest confidence.