Integration Release Manager
Salary - potential to increase with truly exceptional performance at assessment
UNLEASH YOUR POTENTIAL
At Leidos, we deliver innovative solutions through the efforts of our diverse and talented people who are dedicated to our customers’ success. We empower our teams in the UK to address some of the most complex problems in defence, government, safety and security, and transportation. Everything we do is built on a commitment to do the right thing for our customers, our people, and our community. Our Mission, Vision, and Values guide the way we do business. https://www.leidos.com/company/global/uk-europe
Are you ready for your next career challenge?
Leidos n is looking for an experienced Release Manager to assist with meeting the mission’s deployment schedule for operational software applications and infrastructure for a government customer. This role will support a full range of release management activities, including coordination of testing activities, application security compliance, Engineering Review activities, and special projects that will require individual ownership of program level events.
Primary Roles & Responsibilities:
Ownership of the release management lifecycle for projects and tasks
Develop knowledge of the program's software and hardware footprint capabilities across multiple environments. Understand how individual components effect the cloud enterprise.
Create and manage a release process which adheres to security policies and procedures and fits with the agile mission needs of the customer
Understand how to onboard new mission areas or functionality into the cloud enterprise.
Collaborate with team leads to plan and manage task delivery requirements across multiple task orders
Update stakeholders on deployment status concerning schedule, issues, blockers, risks and mitigations.
Coordinate pre-deployment and post-deployment activities such as deployment checklists, retrospectives & lessons learned feedback
Development and maintenance of program deployment and release flow diagrams
Capture and analyze deployment metrics in relation to level of effort, time spent, schedule performance, root cause analysis, emerging trends, etc.
Organizational Skills: Can plan and prioritize work. Follows tasks to their logical conclusion and makes sure that everything has been done to the right standard. Good attention to detail.
Exceptional stakeholder management skills, with the ability to build relationships to enhance the programs reputation as a trustworthy and timely deployment partner
Communications: Ability to communicate clearly and efficiently to team members and clients, verbally and in writing. Able to present ideas in a variety of ways depending upon audience and context.
Ability to manage across complex projects and conflicting demands
Knowledge of agile principles and methodology
Experience with Engineering Review Boards and Change Management
Experience with cloud-based architectures
Familiar with cross domain architectures at various levels
Experience as a Scrum Master or Product Owner
What do we do for you?
At Leidos we are PASSIONATE about customer success, UNITED as a team and INSPIRED to make a difference. We offer meaningful and engaging careers, a collaborative culture, and support for your career goals, all while nurturing a healthy work-life balance.
We provide an employment package that attracts, develops and retains only the best in talent. Our reward scheme includes:
• Contributory Pension Scheme
• Private Medical Insurance
• 33 days Annual Leave (including public and privilege holidays)
• Access to Flexible benefits (including life assurance, health schemes, gym memberships, annual buy and sell holidays and a cycle to work scheme)
• Dynamic Working: https://www.leidos.com/sites/g/files/zoouby166/files/2019-11/PDF-Dynamic-Working-Leidos-UK.pdf
Commitment to Diversity
We welcome applications from every part of the community and are committed to a truly diverse and inclusive culture. We foster a sense of belonging, welcoming all perspectives and contributions, and providing equal access to opportunities and resources for everyone
The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.