Release Train Engineer and Assurance Lead

Release Train Engineer and Assurance Lead

Job Title: Release Train Engineer and Assurance Lead
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Bristol, England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 894901_1528821910
Contact Name: Kevin Raymond
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 12, 2018 17:45

Job Description

Release Train Engineer and Assurance Lead

Our client working in the defence sector is looking to recruit a skilled Release Train Engineer based in Bristol. You will be responsible for organising the maturity workshops and maturity assessment activities.

This is an opportunity to work for a leading business within the defence sector working on and delivering cutting edge projects to government and civil customers globally.

Act as the Release Train Engineer for the Value Stream (VS)
*Manage the Art Kanban
*Ensure that done criteria is complete for all features and capabilities in any RP period
*Resolving blockers/conflicts/dependencies
*Chair the scrum of scrum meetings
Own the process to support final acceptance of EBT
*Oversee the P3M and SDA maturity assessments
Organise the JPO Maturity Workshops
*Develop the maturity scenario
*Produce a master events list for the Maturity Workshop
*Write the workshop brief
*Write individual briefing packs for the actors and observers
*Coordinating input from the scrums in support of the maturity workshops
Organise workshops to test individual process assurance.
Produce the end of Release Plan report as an artefact for the quarterly EBT management review
Key Skills
*Experienced Project Manager with APM skills
*Knowledge of agile methodology - Working using SAFe would be desirable
*Show an understanding of the MOD ways of working
*Experience of developing and running workshops
*Experience as a project manager on system integration programmes
*Good communication and presentational skills
*Typically required degree level education, or staff and/or technical project/process management experience, or equivalent.

Location: South Wales, Newport, Cardiff, Gwent
Key Skills - RTE, SAFe, APM, Release Train Engineer, Kanban, Assurance
Salary DOE
Contract Role
Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.
Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

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