Job Title
Release and Change Specialist
Employment Type
Full Time
6 to 10 years
R625000 to R740000
Job Published
22 November 2021
Job Reference No.

Job Description

Release and Change Manager, Cape Town

Customer focused Asset Mgt firm seeks detail-orientated indiv. Pivotal role to lead Release and Change Mgt in fast-paced digital environment.

Main Duties:

  • Be instrumental in ensuring thorough and consistent processes across all environments.
  • Collaborate with key stakeholders such as external vendors, test teams, development, IT Ops and business users.
  • Own the delivery channels for programme and production.
  • Track multiple vendor software components to ensure visibility.
  • Maintain deployment schedule and define testing capabilities
  • Communicate clearly to the business regarding code releases, risk/impact (downtime and new functionality).
  • Ensure that change is deployed consistently and accurately.
  • Coordinate with suppliers, IT Ops, Configuration and Change Mgt.
  • Use relevant toolset such as Jira and Confluence to track and report on change records.
  • Distribute the change and release schedules and pipelines.
  • Other key duties, to be discussed at interview stage.

Qualifications and Experience

  • BCom or Bus Mgt degree.
  • Certificate in ITIL/COBIT, an advantage.
  • 6 to 10 years exp in Release + Change Mgt in Fin Serv or Investments or Asset Mgt.
  • Exp in IT Service Mgt tools such as JIRA, Remedy, etc.
  • Knowledge of Version Control Tools (e.g. Git, SourceTree).
  • Exp in Automating Software Build and Deployment.

Should you be interested in the position:

  • Please apply online.
  • For any queries, please contact Bev at SET on 082 495 8595.