Senior Quality Specialist (maternity cover)

Employer: SAP
Domain:
  • Quality Control
  • IT Hardware
  • IT Software
  • Job type: temporary
    Job level: 1 - 5 years of experience
    Location:
  • BUCHAREST
  • Updated at: 27.09.2019

    PURPOSE AND OBJECTIVES As market leader in enterprise application software, SAP helps companies of all sizes and industries innovate through simplification. From the back office to the boardroom, warehouse to storefront, on premise to cloud, desktop to mobile device – SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively to stay ahead of the competition. SAP applications and services enable customers to operate profitably, adapt continuously, and grow sustainably. At SAP, more than 96,400 of us flourish in an environment that encourages open, free expression of ideas. You'll work alongside creative thinkers who turn big ideas into reality for our customers. And with innovative job training, mentors to help you grow, and flexibility to balance work and personal life, you get more out of your career, too. SAP Innovative Business Solutions is a fast-growing global organization dedicated to delivering innovative custom solutions that address our customers’ unique and competitive business requirements. In addition, SAP Innovative Business Solutions is in charge of developing Focused Business Solutions (FBS), which are SAP standard products that address the specialized needs of niche market segments. By extending and enhancing SAP solutions or building entirely new ones, SAP Innovative Business Solutions helps customers around the world to flexibly, quickly and safely adapt to rapidly changing business and market conditions. We deliver a full lifecycle of development services – from the planning of a development project through delivery and maintenance of the solution. Together with teams across the organization, our development team in Bucharest co-innovates with customers and follows a design-thinking approach to develop and run new business solutions. Since SAP Innovative Business Solutions is planning to grow its business significantly, we are looking for experts to further strengthen our execution teams. EXPECTATIONS AND TASKS As a Senior Quality Specialist, you will perform the planning of quality assurance activities needed in projects including quality goals, test strategy, effort estimation, timing, test tools, setup of test environment, test data management and resources. You will organize, prepare and create reports for all testing ceremonies like: Internal testing, Module Integration testing, Acceptance testing, Usability testing. You will also keep an eye over the reported incidents during these testing ceremonies. The Senior Quality Specialist will analyze the test results and take appropriate follow-up actions. You serve as a subject matter expert for teams in terms of quality assurance and test related processes, methods and tools and initiate process or tool improvements. The position requires a good combination of business and technical know-how. Currently, our team focuses on the development of SAP Product Lifecycle Costing – an SAP HANA-based solution for product costing. Excellent user experience, high speed, deep integration with SAP ERP and strong extensibility support are the unique selling propositions. We develop this solution based on SAP’s in-memory database SAP HANA using SQL and JavaScript/Java for the backend and Microsoft C#/WPF for the frontend. EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS / SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES / WORK EXPERIENCE

    • Bachelor/Master’s degree in Computer Science or comparable experience
    • Minimum 5 years of experience in a quality assurance role
    • Strong experience in test automation, manual testing, and test-driven development
    • Strong experience in module integration testing, acceptance testing and usability testing
    • Good understanding of technology, especially test automation tools (e.g. Telerik Test Studio)
    • Familiar with issue tracking tools (e.g. SAP BCP, Jira) as well with test monitoring and reporting tools (e.g. SAP GTP)
    • Prepare and moderate reviews (specification, design etc.) and perform the follow up tracking of the review results.
    • Creates, monitors and executes automated tests: API, UI and performance tests.
    • Performs formal quality checks of deliverables for the customer before the handover to the customer.
    • Participate in functional test execution.
    • Should have excellent business and communication skills and be able to work with business owners to implement and drive quality goals. This position involves regular communication with senior management on quality program status and risks.
    • Conduct the four eyes principle with the project manager and/or the delivery manager.
    • Responsible for the further development of internal test processes, methods, tools and use cases
    • Positive mindset, team player, humble, transparent, open to changes
    • Passion for co-innovation with customers
    • Willing to act as mentor for the team members
    • Experience with Agile Development/Scrum
    • Very good oral and written English language skills