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  • Location: Southampton, Hampshire
  • Rate: Up to 450.00
  • Start Date: 16/08/2019
  • Duration: 3 months+


Applicants who require a work visa considered


Plan and manage environment usage for the core technologies owned by the competency centre.


  • Create and maintain an inventory of environment components and assemblies

  • Create and maintain non-production environment related processes and templates

  • Plan and co-ordinate availability of non-production environments

  • Schedule maintenance slots and communicate to the relevant teams

  • Establish and monitor Service Level Agreements with the project teams and support teams for environment provision, availability and support

  • Work with the various project managers and Test Leads to coordinate planned outage and environment refresh

  • Define and forecast requirements for support resources for non-production environments

  • Maintain an environment usage schedule

  • Agree and communicate environment usage with the business

  • Manage requests for environment build activity

  • Provide and track environment provision or maintenance project plans

  • Manage and report on Risks/Assumptions/Issues and Dependencies of the test environments for the associated projects

  • Act as point of escalation during Test Execution phases, where appropriate provide incident management and root cause analysis

  • Input to and ownership of the environment strategy

  • Sign off environment maintenance activities prior to systems being released to projects

  • Ownership of Competency Centre Technology Release Plan

  • Oversee the successful rollout of software and related hardware

  • Design and implement efficient procedures for the distribution and installation of changes to the systems

  • Ensure that hardware and software being changed is traceable, secure and that only correct, authorised and tested versions are released

  • Agree the exact content and rollout plan for the Release, through liaison with the gatekeepers and Change manager. Act as a sign off for change.

  • Work with overall Release Manager to agree appropriate release implementation dates

  • Develop application environment patching and upgrade plans


  • Experience is core competency centre technologies

  • Basic Knowledge and understanding of system architecture best practices

  • Very good communication skills, both written and verbal

  • Able to influence at all levels of the organisation

  • Resilient achiever

  • Ability to work in a cooperative team environment with internal and external vendor resources

  • Ability to work independently

  • Proven ability to collaborate and partner with peers in a heavily Matrix organization

  • Ability to provide detailed information and also summarize to a management level

  • Tenacity; the ability to work through problems and reach a solution

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