Release Coordinator

Posted 14 September 2021
SalaryCompetitive Hourly Rate
LocationBrisbane, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Job type Contract
DisciplineProject Services + Transformation

Job description

Paxus is partnering with a large state government department who are currently undertaking a significant technology uplift across their enterprise applications. As part of this program, a 6-month contract opportunity for a Release Coordinator has become available within their Project Delivery stream.


As the Release Coordinator you will work closely with a wide range internal teams to coordinate and progress of each product release of an enterprise application suite. Your responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Coordinate the release candidate readiness activities with key business and program stakeholders
  • Facilitate the readiness checklist assessment, and the planning and scheduling of each product release
  • Document, maintain and share the release schedule
  • Ensure artefacts and approvals specified in the checklist are available when needed, and identify where these items are at risk
  • Facilitate the identification of risks, issues and mitigations related to the release and escalate these as required
  • Coordinate activities related to the release on demand function, including identifying opportunities for continuous improvement in tools, processes, and techniques


  • Previous experience coordinating release activities within a DevOps environment
  • Excellent scheduling, planning and administration skills
  • Proven ability to negotiate with multiple stakeholders in an environment with competing demands, to successfully facilitate product release
  • Sound understanding of release on demand practices and the software development lifecycle.
  • Strong understanding of Agile practices

Job ID: 200203860

To be considered for the role click the 'apply' button or for more information about this and other opportunities please contact Daniel Keyte on 07 33395613 or email: and quote the above job reference number.

Paxus values diversity and welcomes applications from Indigenous Australians, people from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds and people living with a disability. If you require an adjustment to the recruitment process please contact me on the above contact details.