Release Coordinator

  • Објавен пред 2 недели
  • Allocate Software
  • Активен до 10.04.2020
  • Позиција: Програмер/информатичар/дизајнер
  • Локација: Скопје

Come, join us - Let’s work together to create a better world.

We are looking for a new team member, a Release Coordinator. Do you want to learn and grow, to work in a dynamic global environment filled with everyday stories?

Allocate Software is a leading international provider of workforce management software. Our application suite helps thousands of hospitals and healthcare organisations manage and optimise teams of nurses and doctors to improve patient care. We are a global company with 600 employees and offices in the UK, Sweden, Denmark, Germany, USA and Australia.

We are a fast growing technology company and are establishing a new software development centre in Skopje.

Producing software products to a high level of quality is crucial to our success as a company, particularly as our products are used by healthcare organisations. The company has decided to invest significantly in an exciting new Continuous Delivery initiative to improve quality and speed to market of our products.

Role Summary:

The Release Co-Ordinator will:

  • Be accountable for ensuring all component parts of a release are co-ordinated and brought together in a single release of a high quality and fit for purpose
  • Work closely with all team members engaged in the release cycle across the business, notably R&D, Services, Customer Success, Support, Documentation, Cloud team and ensure that each release meets the needs and expectations of the target audience



  • Create and communicate the Release Plan for each release and seek approval from the release team, as early as possible in the release cycle.
  • Convene and chair release meetings where appropriate.
  • At all times, keep the wiki up-to-date with all release activities and communicate to stakeholders via other media as necessary.
  • Help to identify release risks and manage these risks/mitigations to completion through ongoing communication with all team members across the business.
  • Liaise with R&D team members:
  1. on fault status and ensure VSTS is maintained appropriately by the teams
  2. to ensure regression environments are being managed and database requirements are met in a timely fashion
  3. to create regular build cycles.
  • Build excellent working relationships with all those engaged in any part of the release process.
  • Lead retrospectives across the release teams to ensure we continuously learn lessons and improve process.
  • Be a proactive team-member, fully engaged in the release process, helping to identify process improvement, better usage of tools, etc.
  • Working closely with the Documentation and Localisation Team to ensure readiness and alignment across Product Releases

Skills/Qualifications/Experience Required:

Key skills required include:

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Can demonstrate excellent interpersonal and presentation skills
  • Proactive working attitude
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience as a QA Engineer
  • Ability to work in a team environment and build excellent working relationships
  • Must be self-motivated with the ability to set own goals and targets
  • Capable of working in a high pressure environment
  • High level of accuracy and attention to detail with a methodical approach
  • Understanding of, and experience in, the IT industry, preferably software
  • Quality-oriented and open-minded

What we can offer you:

  • Comfortable, friendly, professional and supportive work environment
  • Private health insurance
  • Opportunity to gain invaluable experience in all aspects of events within a fast-paced global dynamic organization
  • Opportunity to gain international business experience, working for world high class companies
  • Possibility for personal and professional growth within a stable environment with ongoing training and support
  • Social and sport benefits
  • Business travels to the U.K.
  • Work from home - several times per month

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