Sub-Task Owner Assignment from Parent Custom Field.



Have a project with the following custom fields.

  • Release Engineer
  • Release QA Engineer

Post-function in workflow transition creates sub-tasks which should be assigned to specific users added to the custom fields above. Attempts to script such action have not been successful.


Reviewed available forum posts on assigning subtasks to custom field users but none of those scripts functioned as expected when added to the "Additional issue actions". We are using an older version of JIRA which might be the source of our issues, but it doesn't appear to function on older scripts either, for this particular desired output.

Current JIRA Version: v6.4.7

0 answers

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Community showcase
Posted Oct 11, 2018 in Marketplace Apps

You + one app + a desert island...

Hi all! My name is Miles and I work on the Marketplace team. We’re looking for better ways to recommend and suggest apps that are truly crowd favorites, so of course we wanted to poll the Community. ...

3,603 views 6 6
Join discussion

Atlassian User Groups

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find a group

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find my local user group

Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.

Start an AUG

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs

Groups near you