Release and Deployment Consultant

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Release and Deployment Consultant

 
Location: San Antonio, Texas
ID Number: #AFLSE - RDC

POSITION SUMMARY:

The Datum Release and Deployment Consultant will provide the Air Force Learning Services Ecosystem (AFLSE) program with coordination of overall release effort which includes managing all cross-functional team dependencies and accounting for business priorities. The AFLSE program is located at Randolph Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas. AFLSE is a cloud-based learning ecosystem that will allow students to learn anywhere, anytime and on any device.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:

  • Manage all cross-functional team dependencies and consider business priorities when scoping, planning and certifying an application/change release into the production environment
  • Analyze and communicate likely impacts of the new release to technology and business areas
  • Produce and manage a timeline for release windows and cycles across a portfolio of applications
  • Work with delivery team leads to ensure scheduled changes take place with little or no impact to the business
  • Ensure all application documentation is properly updated and signoff has been received at each phase of the cycle
  • Adhere to configuration management standards and methodologies when overseeing the software development cycle through test environments and production implementation
  • Plan and manage changes and other deployment activities following change management, configuration management, project management and ITIL processes as per customer policies and procedures
  • Conduct release readiness, milestone, and business go/no-go reviews
  • Ensure that policy, regulatory and control requirements are satisfied through execution of standard transition checklists and procedures

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Information Systems or other IT related field
  • 3+ years’ experience conducting assessments, designing processes, and implementing service management solutions
  • Thorough understanding of IT Service Management and ITIL best practices
  • ITIL Foundation Certificate (preferred)
  • Expert analytical, written, verbal communication, and interpersonal skills
  • Expert in Microsoft Office (PowerPoint, Excel, Access and Word)
  • Ability to work effectively as a member of a government led Multi-Functional Team (MFT)
  • Ability to manage time effectively and meet deadlines
  • Ability to work within a team and independently
  • Ability to juggle multiple projects while meeting stringent deadlines

OTHER RESPONSIBILITIES:

Perform other duties as assigned by the Senior Program Manager.

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