Job Details Standard Bank is a firm believer in technical innovation, to help us guarantee exceptional client service and leading edge financial solutions. Our growing global success reflects our commitment to the latest solutions, the best people, and a uniquely flexible and vibrant working culture. To help us drive our success into the future, we are looking for an experienced Release Train Engineer - OPS ITto join our team at our Johannesburg offices. Standard Bank is a leading African banking group focused on emerging markets globally. It has been a mainstay of South Africa's financial system for 150 years, and now spans 16 countries across the African continent.Job PurposeThe Release Train Engineer facilitate Agile Release Train processes and execution, respectively. They escalate impediments, manage risk, help assure value delivery, and help drive continuous improvement. Many also participate in the Lean-Agile transformation, coaching leaders, teams, and Scrum Masters in the new processes and mindsets. They help adapt SAFe to the organization, standardizing and documenting practices.
Responsibilities + Skills
Organize, run and facilitate Release Management forumSecure Shared Services commitments and accountability for release plans.Provide release plans that offer realistic means of achieving commitments.
Guide the team, including facilitating programme level processes and execution and growing the nWOW methodology at the program level (yet still allowing the team to self organise).Plan and obtain resources and tools.Organize, run and facilitate the Program Increment (PI) Planning
Drive multiple release planning sessionsFacilitate the resolution of impediments within span of influence. Once an impediment is outside of a Scrum Masters span of influence the RTE steps in to remove or escalate the impediment to someone that can remove the impediment