Technology Infrastructure Solutions, Technology

Deployment Manager, VP

Closing date for applications: 26/02/2024


Chennai, India




Full Time


Join our digital revolution in NatWest Digital X

In everything we do, we work to one aim. To make digital experiences which are effortless and secure.

So we organise ourselves around three principles: engineer, protect, and operate. We engineer simple solutions, we protect our customers, and we operate smarter.

NatWest Digital X

Our people work differently depending on their jobs and needs. From hybrid working to flexible hours, we have plenty of options that help our people to thrive.

This role is based in India and as such all normal working days must be carried out in India.

Job description

Join us as a Deployment Manager

  • We’re looking for someone to oversee the design, planning, coordination and facilitation of the delivery of software packages or products
  • You’ll ensure the successful delivery of deployments in to the live production of software packages or products from the feature or platform teams
  • You'll be joining a forward thinking and collaborative team environment, where you can expect great visibility for you and your work as you work with a range of stakeholders
  • We're offering this role at vice president level

What you'll do

In your new role, you’ll be delivering the successful deployment of software products or packages, building in quality as an integral part of all activities and making sure that the desired customer experiences and outcomes are achieved. We’ll look to you as a role model for robust risk management and maintaining effective and collaborative stakeholder working relationships, as you’ll be working with stakeholders from multiple levels, cross-domain, platform and feature teams.

Your role will also involve:

  • Managing the strategic design of the implementation approach, resourcing plans and the creation of a detailed implementation plan for delivering each software or work package
  • Defining and undertaking readiness activity, making sure that all required logistics for the implementation event are fully planned and cascaded across all relevant stakeholders
  • Actively managing risk, issues, assumptions and dependencies and signing off and cascading a contingency approach
  • Attending platform and feature team planning sessions, and working with the teams to understand upcoming work and make sure that plans are optimised
  • During deployment, making sure that all activities are carried out, coordinated and validated in line with the implementation plan

The skills you'll need

We’re looking for a capable communicator with experience of deployment in a technology or IT environment, particularly running complex projects spanning multiple teams. You’ll have excellent collaboration and stakeholder management skills, and you’ll need strong leadership skills with experience of running or attending senior governance forums.

We’ll also look for you to have:

  • A good understanding of Agile methodologies
  • Strong technical skills and platform domain knowledge
  • The ability to create and share a vision in line with our organisation
  • The ability to relate everyday work to the strategic vision of the feature team, with a strong focus on business outcomes

Our tech stack

Here’s just some of the technologies we use.

Front end

  • JavaScript logoJavaScript
  • ReactJS logoReactJS
  • AngularJS LogoAngularJS

Back end

  • Python logoPython
  • Java logoJava
  • Microsoft Dynamics logoMicrosoft Dynamics


  • AWS logoAWS
  • GitLab logoGitLab
  • Google Cloud Platform logoGoogle Cloud Platform


  • Kafka logoKafka
  • Hadoop logoHadoop
  • PostgreSQL logoPostgreSQL
  • Snowflake logoSnowflake

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