Quality and Release Manager at a Commercial Bank – Growth in Value Alliance (GVA) Partners Limited


Growth in Value Alliance (GVA) Partners Limited  – Our client, a Commercial Bank, is recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Quality and Release Manager

Location: Lagos

Job Overview

  • Our client requires the service of a highly skilled Release and deployment manager.
  • The successful candidate will coordinate and analyze the acquisition, implementation, and installation of new software.
  • A deployment manager’s job is to take software packages and roll them out for full operational use.

Key Responsibilities

  • Manage all aspects of the end-to-end release processes.
  • Ensure coordination of build and test activities across the various teams.
  • Provide management reports on release progress.
  • Establish release policies and strategies for the organization.
  • Develop and improve release processes, work instructions and release notes.
  • Ensure teams follow the established policies and procedures.
  • Coordinate release package design, scripting, build and configuration.
  • Coordinate release package acceptance including business sign off.
  • Sign off releases for implementation.
  • Manage communication, preparation, and training for releases.
  • Produce any required release documentation.
  • Undertake build, release and deployment activities if release team members are not available.

Qualifications and Experience
Mandatory / Desirable:

  • B.Sc in STEM
  • Minimum of 3 – 5 years cognate IT experience, 2 year of which must be in Test Automation & Performance Testing
  • Relevant professional certifications will be an added advantage e.g. CTFL, ITIL

Skills / Competencies:

  • Instinct for analytics and logical application of concepts.
  • Understanding of basic programming languages.
  • Must have sound knowledge and experience of functional testing performed manually.
  • Expertise in creation of test scripts.
  • Possess good knowledge on Automated testing tools.
  • Have experience working in development environments using continuous delivery and continuous integration.
  • Able to manage defect processes and version control activities.
  • Well versed with agile, DevOps and continuous delivery.
  • Maintain good communication, reporting and interaction with stakeholders.
  • Good analytical & problem-solving skills.
  • Passion for automation.
  • Self-Management.
  • Interpersonal Skills.
  • Must be able to demonstrate experience leading release activities in multi-site, multi-client development environments.

Application Closing Date
30th September, 2021.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV in MS Word and PDF to: contact@gvapartners.com and busayoo@gvapartners.com using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.


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