The SAP Test / Quality Assurance Manager provides oversight for quality and testing, and is responsible for managing all user, integration and system performance testing in relation to SAP.
Co-ordination and preparation of test cycles, comprising UAT, integration testing, regression testing and functional and non-functional testing (business integrity checks – stress and access testing, including from mobile apps)
Prioritize testing activities and defect resolution
Communicate progress, risks and issues effectively
Ensure testing will be executed in a timely and accurate manner, in accordance with agreed procedures
Define and implement test strategy and use metrics to monitor results
Ensure automation is implemented in a cost-effective manner to reduce future test effort
Build, manage and maintain effective day-to-day relationships with GIS, third party suppliers and the business stakeholders to facilitate the effective delivery of quality-driven projects
Plan and coordinate with relevant teams to ensure that the required environments for the various phases of testing are available as and when required
Define and gain agreement for test phase exit and entry criteria.
Bachelor’s degree in a technical or business domain
Five years’ experience in testing / quality assurance
Experience managing implementation partners with respect to test and acceptance processes
Excellent communications skills, effective and logical communication skills, both written and verbal
Functional and non-functional testing experience is required
Knowledge of LoadRunner and QC/ALM
Knowledge of SAP Solution Manager (version 7 or above), including Test Automation Framework
Knowledge of SAP solutions including SAP S/4HANA, SuccessFactors, Ariba, and Concur
Experience with Agile and SAP Activate methodologies
Formal qualifications in testing (ISTQB) desired
ERP implementation test management experience (multiple deployments) desired.