Live Roles
Role Details
Release Analyst - ITSM - Investment Management
Salary:
£50000 - £55000 per annum
Market:
Buy Side
Location:
London
Role Type:
Permanent
Email:
Phone Number:
0207 280 9907
Job Reference:
BHJOB6067_12269
Date Posted:
12/10/2017
A Release Analyst is required to join our client, a leading investment management business based in the City of London. The Release Analyst will work in a dedicated ITSM team and will plan the release windows and cycles across a portfolio of technology releases.
We are looking for a Release Analyst with experience in a global 24/7 highly available ITIL environment.

Job Duties
    • Forward 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 releases are delivered on time and within budget, and that they meet or exceed expectations.
    • Conduct Release Readiness reviews and Milestone Reviews.
    • Input to Business Go/No-Go reviews.
    • Release Reporting.
    • Negotiate, plan and manage all release activities.
    • Maintains the release schedule for all core services and ensure alignment across key partners and vendors.
    • Continually work towards making improvements in the release process.
    • Lead and co-ordinate the Go-Live preparation including the deployment Plans and checklists.
    • Develops scripts and automation tools used to build, integrate, and deploy software releases to various platforms.
    • Participate in CAB meetings to discuss release scope and/or roadblocks.
Skills Required
Technical and Professional Qualifications
    • ITIL certified practitioner is desirable, demonstrable experience of delivering utilising the ITIL framework is mandatory
    • Demonstrated history of learning, particularly in the IT Infrastructure environment e.g. conferences or specific training courses relating to IT Infrastructure
    • Good knowledge of Infrastructure and IT Operations for an Institutional Fund Management company


Cornwallis Elt is an Employment Agency and has been listed 3 times in The Sunday Times Virgin Fast Track 100 of the UK`s fastest growing private companies, as well as in the Recruitment International Top 250, Top 50 in IT and the Recruiter Fast 50. You can also follow our live roles on the website at http://www.cornwalliselt.com/live_roles and on Twitter: https://twitter.com/cornwalliselt
Application Form
* indicates mandatory fields