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IT Change & Release Manager –set-up ENVIROMENT from scratch for INVESTMENT PLATFORM RELEASE. JHB, R750K(NEG)

IT Change & Release Manager –set-up ENVIROMENT from scratch for INVESTMENT PLATFORM RELEASE. JHB, R750K(NEG)

Job Title: IT Change & Release Manager –set-up ENVIROMENT from scratch for INVESTMENT PLATFORM RELEASE. JHB, R750K(NEG)
Location: Johannesburg
Industry:
IT
Salary: R750K P/Annum (NEG)
Contact Name: Cara Schickerling
Contact Email: cara@acuityconsultants.co.za
Job Published: May 07, 2018 15:05

Job Description

Excellent opportunity for an IT CHANGE & RELEASE MANAGER to have the chance to design, set-up and manage the ENTIRE ENVIROMENT that this highly complex INVESTMENT PLATFORM operates in,   to ensure efficient & continuous software deployment whilst managing the CHANGE and ensuring the ENVIRONMENT’S availability and integrity.
 
The current environment is highly ambiguous & you will need to develop these process from the ground up, putting together the CONFIGURATIONS and determining the WORKFLOW , creating a highly controlled & governed (ITIL) environment. 
 
Based in Johannesburg,  this IT Change & Release Manager role is paying R750K P/A(Neg)
 
The Position:
Work with external vendor on the how to build & manage the platforms configurations and workflow – as well as creating new workflow as and when required
Design & Implement all Release Management process – taking complete ownership of this.
Ensure that code and config change is managed through test and production environments
Define appropriate processes, controls and assurance.
 
Company:
Operating across Africa, this established Asset Management Firm is in the process of opening up a BRAND NEW INVESTMENT PLATFORM Business that will eventually MERGE with their current LISP Business. Driven by customer centricity , digital enablement as well as INTERNATIONAL Technology vendors – they are set to provide their clients with pioneering & profitable Investment Solutions. 
 
It is an absolute rarity in the job market to be part of a business es development, having the opportunity to create something from scratch whilst being employed by an award winning Asset Manager & being supported by the LARGEST FINANCIAL SERVICES Group in Africa.
 
Experience & Skills required:
N.Diploma/B.Tech/B.Com/B.Sc  qualification 
ITIL/COBIT  certified  is going to be preferred.
Release, Configuration & Change Management experience in an outsourced IT Model.
Excellent Change & Release Management experience 
2+ years Configuration Management Experience  - solid understanding of configuration & deployment tools.
Solid knowledge of the SDLC
Experience of managing concurrent delivery of change to multiple environments.
Financial services experience would be preferred.
 
***Acuity Consultants are a specialist recruitment agency specializing in IT, SAP, Financial Markets and Analytics Recruitment. For more information and additional vacancies please view our website www.acuityconsultants.co.za