Change and Release Coordinator

Location: Mississauga, ON, Canada
Date Posted: 10-03-2018
Acosys Consulting is looking to hire a Change and Release Coordinator for its client.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: 
 
  • Coordinating the delivery of code from various development teams to QA environments
  • Scheduling and monitoring build efforts with integrators and database administrators
  • Leading the change in the CM process to be in line with an Agile environment
  • Coordinating releases to controlled environments with internal SMEs
  • Support the software release build cycles for multiple product lines
  • Work closely with multiple teams and define deliverables and schedules (this is done by Jennifer DeSousa)
  • Ensure that all system changes conform to the defined company processes
  • Manage and chair/facilitate regular CAB meetings and reporting
  • Create, produce and publish quarterly reports and matrix to show trends in change and release management
  • Ability to evaluate current trends in the industry and make recommendation with action plans on implement relevant trends to ESC
  • Develop and update documentation to define processes within Release and Change Management
  • Identify continuous improvements to the change/release processes to ensure the processes stay aligned with ESC strategies
  • Develop, maintain, and execute training materials relating to change and release management
  • Maintain and execute the Employee Emergency Notification system as required
  • Ability to work various shifts to support release activities
  • Other projects as assigned, such as business continuity and disaster recovery initiatives        
 
QUALIFICATIONS: 
           
  • Undergraduate degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • 5 to 7 years of experience in managing and facilitating CAB processes including in Agile environments
  • 5 to 7 years of experience with ITIL-based Configuration, Change and Release Management
  • 3 to 5 years of experience coordinating release implementations
  • 3 - 5 years working knowledge of software development life cycles, enterprise database systems, UNIX (HP-UX) environments, and source code control systems
 
Must Haves
  • ITIL v3 certification
  • Ability to manage change using an ITIL based change management system
  • Ability to identify and ask leaders about potential risks of deployments during CAB
  • Good problem solving skills and ability to work collaboratively with other departments to resolve complex issues with innovative solutions.
  • Ability to adapt and embrace change in a dynamic work environment
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize workload, meet multiple deadlines, within both a team and independent role
  • Extremely detail oriented
  • Strong customer service focus
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and ability to demonstrate ‘Listen to Learn’ skills
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule to accommodate project deadlines including limited travel and on-call rotation.
   
Nice to Haves
  • Work experience in an Agile work environment, specifically relating to change and release management
  • Work experience with Cherwell
  • Work experience with Crystal Reports
  • Work experience with SharePoint
  • Work experience with emergency notification systems
  • Work experience with Office Suite (PowerPoint, Excel, Visio, etc.)
  • Familiarity with healthcare/insurance or PBM industry an asset
 

APPLY TO:
Acosys Consulting Services thanks all applicants. We advise only those who qualify for an interview will be contacted. If interested, please forward a copy of your resume by email to: apriya@acosysconsulting.com.
 
Acosys Consulting applies the principles of employment equity and invites women, Aboriginal peoples, members of visible and ethnic minorities and persons with disabilities to submit their application and expressly mention their group membership status.   
 
 
 
 
 
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