Cutover Manager

Job Title: Cutover Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: CBD & Inner Suburbs
Reference: 838529.2
Job Published: June 26, 2019 11:45

Job Description

Our client is currently undergoing a large digital transformation and they now have a requirement for a Cutover Manager. The primary purpose of the role is to plan and coordinate an effective cutover and implementation of the program.

In this role you will contribute technical expertise through leadership required to deliver a complex and strategic program, whilst being results focused ensuring delivery and alignment across all projects.

Role Responsibilities:
  • Define, agree and optimise cutover schedules with Program, Project teams including 3rd party implementation vendors, release manager, testing teams and the business;
  • Track releases, upgrades and changes to the test environments, pre-production and production as per release schedule to incorporate into cutover plan.
  • Participate in release management activities under direction of release manager.
  • Plan for and action post cutover activities to ensure smooth transition into BAU.
  • Be responsible for developing above plans across all projects within the program.
  • Communicate detailed plans for the cutover process and ensure all responsible parties understand their roles and responsibilities for the cutover.
Essential Skillset:
  • Knowledge and experience cutting over complex systems in large geographically disbursed organisations.
  • Knowledge and experience cutting over ERPs (Microsoft Dynamics, AX preferable but not mandatory)
  • Process and proicedureprocedure in line with DevOps activities
  • Strong planning, analytical and communication skills
  • A collaborative and facilitative work style
  • Advanced written and oral communication skills, with proven ability to develop and present complex reports and to facilitate organisational meetings and workshops
  • Understand project requirements, coordinate with resources and direct the projects in the right direction in a timely manner
If this sounds like something you would be interested in please apply today to be considered for this contract opportunity with an immediate start. 

Or, for a confidential discussion about this opportunity please contact Martin Castle at TROOCOO on 07 3054 1129  or email your resume to or simply apply by submitting your application in word format only, outlining your relative experience to this role.