Release Train Engineer

Job Title: Release Train Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 28/2/2022
Reference: CR/009748_1644809855
Contact Name: Simmi Vakharia
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 14, 2022 14:37

Job Description

  • Start ASAP | Canberra Location
  • Contract until September 2022 with possible extension
  • Minimum Baseline clearance required


Finite is an Australian owned award-winning independent ICT recruitment company that currently supplies to many of the country's largest banks, telecommunications, commercial and State and Federal Government organisations. Finite has offices in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Canberra, Adelaide, Perth, Auckland and Wellington.

The role

The successful candidate will be an Agile practitioner who has led complex technical projects. They are a high achiever in terms of team leadership, technical capability and project milestones. You will be someone who enjoys solving problems, coaching others, manage dependencies across squads and remove roadblocks to drive outcomes.

The requirements

  • Accountable for driving the strategic, execution of the Agile based Functional and Technical Delivery
  • Responsible for the creation and management of Release Train and Backlog Management
  • Responsible for the integration of Agile Methodologies and Waterfall and alignment to Releases
  • Work with Program Leaders and key executive stakeholders to drive ongoing clarity of strategy, decisions, and execution alignment.
  • Drive visibility and transparency of dates, milestones, and dependencies throughout the PI Process.
  • Escalate and track impediments. Removes bottlenecks where the teams cannot do it themselves
  • Drive effective teamwork, communication, collaboration and commitment across multiple disparate groups with competing priorities.
  • Foster constructive and pro-active communication across organizational boundaries to ensure PI goals and priorities, key decisions, and status is clear to all.
  • Be an advocate and educator within SAFE/Agile/Waterfall best practices.
  • Assess skill sets to coach leaders, teams, and Scrum Masters in Agile practices and mindsets in planning, execution, and launch.
  • Optimize PI Planning readiness by fostering preparation of Vision, Backlogs, and Ideation processes.
  • Facilitate synchronization meetings such as mid-PI assessments or Scrum of Scrum meetings.
  • Drive Teams to continuously improve through the facilitation of Retrospectives Excellent communication skills.

To be considered please send in your application to Simmi and you can call on 02 6243 6460 to discuss further.

Finite actively encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.