We are seeking an experienced and detail-oriented SAP Test Manager with a proven track record in SAP testing methodologies and a strong emphasis on S/4HANA migration projects. The ideal candidate will play a pivotal role in overseeing and managing the testing activities related to SAP software implementations, enhancements, and specifically, migrations to S/4HANA. The SAP Test Manager will demonstrate expertise in test planning, execution, and leadership for a large-scale project involving high number of users while ensuring the quality and reliability of SAP systems.
Test Strategy and Planning:
• Develop and implement comprehensive test strategies, with a specific focus on S/4HANA migration projects and other SAP systems like BW, SAC, Datasphere and PaPM.
• Collaborate with project managers, business analysts, and SAP functional consultants to understand the unique requirements of S/4HANA migrations.
• Define test scope, objectives, and deliverables tailored to the migration context.
• Oversee the execution of test plans, ensuring that testing activities are aligned with the complexities of S/4HANA migration projects.
• Coordinate closely with SAP functional and technical teams to validate system functionality during migration.
• Conduct various types of testing, including system testing, integration testing, regression testing, and performance testing, specific to S/4HANA.
• Drive test automation for Functional and regression testing
• Lead and mentor a team of SAP testers, emphasizing expertise in S/4HANA migration testing.
• Provide guidance and support to team members, ensuring a deep understanding of the challenges and nuances associated with S/4HANA migrations.
• Conduct performance evaluations and contribute to professional development plans with a focus on migration skills.
• Effectively communicate test progress, results, and other relevant information to project stakeholders, emphasizing the critical role of testing in successful S/4HANA migrations.
• Collaborate with project managers to provide accurate and timely status reports with a particular focus on migration milestones.
• Identify opportunities for process improvement within the testing lifecycle, particularly regarding S/4HANA migration best practices.
• Implement and share insights into testing methodologies, tools, and industry trends related to S/4HANA migration projects.
• Bachelor’s degree in computer science, Information Technology, or a related field.
• Proven experience as a SAP Test Manager, with a significant focus on S/4HANA migration projects.
• Strong knowledge of SAP applications, modules, configurations, and S/4HANA migration processes.
• Experience with various testing methodologies, tools, and best practices, with an emphasis on S/4HANA migration testing.
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
• Project management certification (e.g., PMP) is a plus.
• SAP certification and S/4HANA certification are highly desirable.
• Leadership and Team Management
• Test Planning and Execution, particularly for S/4HANA migrations
• Communication and Collaboration
• Problem-solving and Analytical Skills
• Attention to Detail
• Stakeholder Management