SAP Quality & Test Lead

Job Description

Job Title: SAP Quality and Test Lead

Location: Flexible Worker - with travel to Portsmouth Office

Compensation: Attractive Salary + Benefits

Role Type: Full time / Permanent

Role ID: SF40940

This is your opportunity to join Babcock International working closely with our internal SAP technical, functional, programme and management team to deliver high quality SAP testing.

Who we are looking for?

We are looking for a flexible and analytical individual who has excellent written/oral communication and interpersonal skills.

What will you be doing?

As a SAP Quality and Test Lead you will play a key role accountable for all areas of SAP testing and change procedures across our existing SAP solutions, for all changes, patching, programmes and projects. Leading the SAP Testing Neptune Programme driving the strategy as well as managing day to day changes.

Your duties will include:
Establishing regular and fit for purpose test strategies and manage the testing resources accordingly to execute testing cycles to plan, across all SAP on premise and cloud solutions.
Ensuring all system and functional changes are delivered into production via well-defined tests and procedures to minimize disruptions to production services.
All associated test evidence needs to be captured and be audit compliant.
Ability to track and communicate testing progress to the management team in a structured format / report.
Working with the SAP Project Manager to ensure all Programme and Projects have an agreed testing strategy, report, plan and record all associated evidence to deliver / transition to Production successfully.
Working with functional and technical teams to ensure all defects are fixed, tested and reported. Schedule regular triage meetings and ensure any blockers or issues are highlighted to the programme/management team to ensure efficient resolution.

The experience you'll bring
Must have or have the ability to obtain SC security clearance
Proven experience of managing SAP test scripts, test plans or changes for SAP enterprise and SAP cloud solutions where operational availability is critical
Experience of Testing SAP ECC, BW, BPC, Treasury, Fiori SuccessFactors, Ariba, etc
Experience of testing of large SAP Programmes, Projects, Changes and System or Legal patching.
Working in a challenging and complex organisation with demonstrable experience of managing organisational, business and technical change
Knowledge of the SAP functional processes (preferably finance, asset maintenance, procurement and supply chain, HR and Projects)
Experience throughout multiple full SAP lifecycles (system testing, integration testing, defect management, regression testing and UAT)
Ability to interpret design documentation and identify test cases
Experience delivering robust testing plans and scripts to an agreed industry standard
Ability to operate within waterfall and agile methodologies
Proven experience in managing resources to drive and deliver quality releases for complex SAP technology solutions
Experience using HP ALM or equivalent ALM toolset

What a role with Babcock offers?
Generous holiday entitlement
Pension Plan
Access to make a difference for a sustainable environment for future
A tailored personal development and training programme.
Autonomy. Trusted and empowered to deliver and be your best.

About Babcock

Babcock Corporate Services (BCS) is a global function, with our largest site being Lakeside in Portsmouth, but we operate from multiple sites around the world. BCS supplies and operates all IT, security, procurement, and finance Shared Services. We are embedded alongside the operations that we serve, enabling us to maintain close working relationships that support delivery to our customers. We drive standardisation, simplification and automation across Babcock, to help generate sustainable value for the group and our external customers.

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Application Guidance:

All applications should be made online.

We are committed to building an inclusive culture and strive to attract talent who thrive in an inclusive and flexible working environment. If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know and will respond in a way that best fits your specific needs.

Please follow the link when you apply to find out more about how COVID-19 is impacting Recruitment and On-boarding for applicants.

Closing Date: 18th February 2023


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