RELEASE SPECIALISTGurgaon, India Dependent on Experience + Extensive Benefits Package SSP is a global provider of technology systems and solutions across the entire insurance industry.
We provide core technology solutions, distribution and trading capability, advanced analytics and solution delivery. Want to want to work with great people, in modern offices and have the opportunity to progress and develop your career?
Our team is growing, so we are on the lookout for a talented Release Specialist to join our Managed Service Team based at our Gurgaon office.
WHO WE’RE LOOKING FOR : A Release Specialist with experience of working within a wider Change and Release function. We’re looking for a strong communicator, who is able to liaise with stakeholders at all levels on a global scale.
Someone who is confident using their own initiative, has an eye for detail and willingness to get stuck into the task at hand.
WE’D LIKE TO MEET A RELEASE ANALYST WITH :
Minimum 3yrs of work experience in Release Management
ITIL qualified to Foundation Level or significant experience working in a similar role in an ITIL environment
Excellent communication skills and strong stakeholder management skills, able to communicate at all levels
Organised and methodical in the approach to routine and administrative matters
A proven track record of managing Change, Release and Service Transition processes within an IT service environment
Knowledge of the software development lifecycle
Demonstrated ability to coordinate cross-functional work teams on a global scale
Taking a collaborative approach to work THE RELEASE ANALYST RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE :
Working with key stakeholders across development, testing, support, infrastructure, and more, to ensure service transitions and releases are successful.
Play an active part in Release Readiness reviews, Milestone reviews and Business Go / No-Go reviews providing current status of all elements of the Release, highlighting any risks and issues Working alongside technical SME’s, creation of Implementation Plans
Working alongside Test Manager and SME’s to create implementation plans and test plans.
Participate in CAB meetings to discuss release scope, risks, mitigating activities and any blockers.
Continual Service Improvement in the Release Management Process
Manages key information such as build and release procedures, dependencies, and notification lists WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU?
A unique, modern working environment
Clubs Crickets and Chess activities, JOSH club for social events, quarterly company Town Hall events
Yammer collaborate on ideas and suggest future business opportunities through our lightbulb’ groups
A clear, personal learning and development plan to develop your career further
Generous holiday allowance (32 days + Public Holidays), free parking and life assurance, Family insurance cover.
SSP flexible benefits and Day care Facilities, Maternity pay, Flexible working option BEHAVIOURS : We have a strong, clear vision to be the leading provider of insurance technology software and our values describe what makes SSP unique, and capture the SSP spirit that runs through everything we do.
Respect Ownership Collaboration Innovation Energy