SAP/Regression Test Lead (IKEA)

Posted 2 years ago
  • The deadline for submitting candidates to this Requisition is 17-Apr-2020.
  • Description :

    We’re looking for a >7 years experience (Expert) Test Specialist to assist in the Business Operations Transformation (program).

    When yobu send in candidates with IKEA experience, it´s mandatory to provide IKEA references (1-2 references per candidate)

    Please submit your candidates to the best rate (no target rate available  for this requisition)


    We (INGKA) are implementing a New payment factory​, a new technology platform for finance and procurement operations replacing a substantial part of our Finance Legacy with SAP S4/HANA​. We will be Integrating with 68 retail and fulfillment solutions​ and set up of the finance data layer. We are implementing 4 end to end processes for transactional flows, finance information and money.

    The scope of the consultant services is to assist IKEA in

    Drive & execute Regression Test phase of the Project to test functional release or Minimum Loveable Product of the scope and functionality defined for the BOT Global Template underpinned by SAP S/HANA and Ariba technology to be implemented as part of a Cluster of defined countries in a single release.

    Role Description/Key Responsibilities:

    Full accountability for the delivery of Regression Testing.

    Responsible for the creation, review and sign off for Regression Test Plans, Test Execution, and Test Completion Reports.

    Leading Test Readiness Reviews and Test Completion Reviews.

    Managing, influencing and negotiating with test delivery suppliers, partners and / or system integrators.

    Define, implement and measure key test KPIs to ensure high test & quality standards are achieved.

    Experience leading Manual and Automation testing teams in multi-technology transformation projects.

    Demonstrate able experience in planning, preparing and delivering both manual and automated regression testing for Global Implementations.

    Expertise in using automation tools Worksoft Certify on S/4 HANA Projects.

    Expertise in the creation of object libraries and implementing industry-leading methodologies for automation testing.

    Experience gathering regression requirements from across teams and to implement and deliver a full regression testing cycle.

    Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work across all levels of business and IT stakeholders.

    Strong background in Functional testing

    Ability to functionally analyze regression issues to effectively triage.

    Defect management experience

    Knowledge of Integration testing within complex landscapes within IKEA domain (Legacy Applications, MDM, S/4, cloud Azure, PaaS, SaaS, Google Cloud platform)

    Experience of working on Global Transformation Programmes.

    2 or more S/4 HANA Project implementation experiences.

  • Requirements:

    Desired knowledge, experience, competence skills etc.

    Experience required :

    Strong ‘hands-on’ regression test experience (min. 5-7 years)

    Experience testing in the context of a large-scale SAP global rollout

    Experience in complex business & technical environments involving multiple system integrators operating with a global delivery model

    SAP Transformational change experience in large multi-cultural organizations & cloud-based SAP Implementations projects in a global rollout context is a must

    IKEA knowledge a plus

    Qualifications and skills :

    SAP S/4 HANA, Ariba, cloud & SAP Retail a plus

    Ability to drive teams in a diverse international & distributed team

    Functional experience of R2R, OTC, SP2, MDM a plus

    5 years+ experience leading teams offshore and onshore

    Strong working knowledge of ALM & Worksoft Certify

    Strong communication & decision-making skills – ability to balance conflicting needs

    Strong stakeholder management across all levels

    Period and Location

    Project start date: 2020.05.01

    Total estimated hours: 800

    Project end date: 2021.01.31

    Primary working site(s) will be: Malmo, Some travel to Netherlands, UK, Home office

     When you send in candidates with IKEA experience, it´s mandatory to provide IKEA references (1-2 references per candidate) 

    Compensation for overtime requested by IKEA will be compensated with the contracted hourly rate, no additional mark-up will be applied.

    Mandatory consultant information for applying to this role (included in notes or separately in the portal)
    – Place of residence (city)
    – Possible start date (year-month-date)
    – Minimum one reference (Name, company, contact details)
    – Please note that CV and motivation must be in English!

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