My client a specialist in the financial market are now looking for an Environment Manager to join their growing team
The role will require a strong understanding of Infrastructure/Application and Business systems to enable the scheduling of the required resources to be available to allow the Testing Streams to have the appropriate environments available.
As an Environment Manager you will be responsible for:
Coordinates the End - End deployment to environments and processes under development structure in order to facilitate improve knowledge sharing between developers testers to maintain and improve quality and delivery speeds.
Raising of requests to change environments with internal and external teams and providers
Liaising with relevant IT Development/Support Groups across the UK Group to provide a environments to receive specific systems against affinity groups.
Advises on release packages for deployments to Test and Production environments
Provide management reports on status of environment life cycle.
Contributes to the service introduction life cycle
Conducts and controls effective communication channels between internal development teams.
Works closely with the UK IT Operations Manager to enforce evolving working practices to improve quality and standards.
Challenges others to develop as leaders while serving as a role model.
Provides Line Management and 1-2-1 activities if required.
Identifies opportunities for improvement and makes constructive suggestions for change.
Manages the process of innovative change effectively.
Remains on the forefront of emerging industry practices.
Facilitates effective team interaction across internal and external support teams
Acknowledges and appreciates each team member's contributions.
You'll need to evidence the following qualifications, skills and experience:
Understands Client Server concepts
Understands browser/client specific compatibility issues.
Has worked in a pressured environment with internal and external parties.
Has experience of working at group level
Can demonstrate good service design and delivery standards
Has knowledge of ITIL V3 framework
Higher Education qualification in IT and or Management
Can direct a team and internal client meetings effectively.
Can keep technical and stakeholder teams well informed of changes within the organization
Delivers engaging, informative, well-organized presentations.
Resolves and/or escalates issues in a timely manner.
Understands how to communicate difficult/sensitive information tactfully.
The Environments Manager will have strong people, prioritisation and time management skills and be able to prepare good quality written documentation.
Fantastic opportunity for an Environment Manager to join a successful organisation who are a leader in their field.
Immediate interviews/start available.