Release DevOps Manager

Job Description

Release DevOps Manager – Software, Wireless, Network Test Products


Our client is looking for a Release DevOps Manager to manage the release activities for the Wireless Network Test products our client is moving to continuous release as an extension of their agile, which involves automated testing on multiple hardware platforms and configurations.


As a Release DevOps Manager your skills and qualifications will ideally include:

  • Degree or equivalent in Software Engineering discipline

  • Be experienced in full product life cycle development

  • Experience with Agile development methodology, preferably SAFe

  • Test automation frameworks

  • DevOps Experience using TeamCity/Jenkins etc

  • Testing of combined Hardware/Software products

  • Knowledge of ISO 9001

  • Experience with configuration management tools (e.g. JIRA)

  • Experience with leading version control tools (e.g. GIT)

  • Able to independently solve problems encountered in the products and processes


As a Release Manager your main responsibilities will involve:

  • Setting and maintaining software quality standards

  • Ownership of the software release process

  • Co-ordinating the test, test environment support and release teams to ensure  releases are shipped to time and quality targets

  • Leading the migration to continuous

  • Management & reporting

  • Work across different teams to solve problems.


    You will be managing a team of around 45-50 people, including managers and team leaders, looking after release management, systems test, software test, lab team, defect engineers.


    Our client needs people with Agile, strong team management experience, software development and from a product development background.


You should a self-motivated team player who is able to work independently and on your own initiative. Insight and understanding of user experience and building products that match the user intention. Excellent organisational skills are required along with the ability to communicate confidently both written and verbally. You should be customer and quality driven, but pragmatic and commercially aware.


Our client offers excellent promotion prospects.

Keywords:  Release Manager, DevOps Manager, Software Test, Software Development, Systems Test, Wireless Systems, Automated Testing, Software Product Lifecycle, ISDO 9001, JUIRA, GIT, SAFe, Agile, Hardware, Software, Network Test Products


Release DevOps Manager – Software, Wireless, Network Test Products

Salary:  Competitive salary plus bonus and excellent benefits

Location:  Stevenage, Hertfordshire