Contract Spy Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
Jan 20, 20206 Months or more
Deployment Readiness Manager - Edinburgh - Contract - 6 months Please note, we will be conducting interviews in Edinburgh on either the 11th or 12th February 2020 A Deployment Readiness Manager is needed for a Windows 10 & Office 365. The role is to ensure the business is ready for the change and that the Deployment Team has all the information they need in order to deploy to users with minimal disruption. Responsibilities include: Creating processes and tools to capture individual user information and analysis of data gathered Creating an overall Deployment Readiness Workstream Plan and processes Scoping of Readiness Tools (Data Repository and Readiness Template) Oversee the development of Readiness Tools Creating Readiness Team Induction Packs Managing change control, risks and dependences Attending weekly checkpoint meetings and associated reporting (risks, issues etc) Management of Deployment Readiness Analyst Workload allocation to team Management of activity tracker Quality assurance Skills and experience needed Essential A demonstrable track record in a similar role Ability to estimate business effort and resource requirements and ensure these are in place Management of stakeholders at all levels, building strong relationships and productive networks that span business and programme teams Interest, encourage and support the business during the change, working to ensure that the project is meeting the needs of the business Agree a rollout schedule with the business ensuring it does not impact critical times of the year Troubleshoot and resolve solution gaps and customer expectations eg application rationalisation/licensing gaps etc Oversee coordination of UAT testing schedule Desirable PRINCE2/ITIL certification User adoption experience - training and communications management.