Vodafone3,893 reviews-Vodafone3,893 reviewsRead what people are saying about working here.Johannesburg, GautengVodacom is a Leading African Mobile communication company providing wider range of communication services including mobile voice, messaging, data and converged services to over 73.6 million customers. From our roots in South Africa, we have grown our mobile network business to include operations in Tanzania, DRC, Mozambique and Lesotho. The mobile networks cover a total population of approximately 200 million people. Through Vodacom Business Africa (VBA) we also offer business managed services to enterprises in over 40 countries across the continent. Vodafone is the majority shareholder of Vodacom and has a 65% share.
Were at our best when we lead and over the past 25 years, as the Company that pioneered mobile in South Africa, Vodacom has achieved a remarkable list of firsts. Were immensely proud to be a leader in our field and are 100% committed to continue trailblazing.
We employ individuals who are as passionate about customers as we are. We are truly Customer Obsessed which means that we are passionate about exceeding customer expectations; work relentlessly to really understand the customer; look at decisions through the customers eyes and take personal accountability for the customer experience.
We have the below vacancy available in our Organisation:
The G Band Release Train Engineer role based within Technology Business Unit.The Release Train Engineer is responsible for the planning, coordination, and deployment of all releases into production within a particular domain or business outcome.
Your Responsibilities will include:
Identifying, managing, and mitigating cross-program risks and issues, in order to facilitate on-time delivery of capabilities and features aligned to the business outcome vision
This role is responsible for working closely with the domain or business outcomes
Product Manager and supporting Product Owners to coordinate delivery of capabilities
This role is responsible for defining release readiness requirements against business outcome needs and validating readiness before release into production
The ideal candidate for this role will have:
At least a Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Administration, or other related field
Eight or more years experience in coordinating and delivering major projects and programs
Extensive experience in managing dependencies effectively across multiple delivery teams, meeting deadlines and business outcome objectives
Formal training and/or certification in Scaled Agile Framework or similar preferred
Certified Agile Coach, Certified Scrum Master (CSM), Professional Scrum Master (PSM) or similar
Extensive experience with one or more project/program management methodologies, such as PMI PMBOK, PRINCE2, Agile and MSP and across a range of project types
Experience with project management tools e.g. JIRA, MS Project