SCM Test Lead



Job Description:Title: SCM Test Lead Our client has an immediate need to hire a SCM (Supply Chain Management) Test Lead on a 12 month contract (with the option for 2 x 1 yr renewals), reference #SPS-RFR-0565, for their Regina, SK location. The position will be on site located at the client’s office in Regina, Saskatchewan. Things You Need to Have: · Demonstrated experience in project management with Supply Chain focus and execution of multiple simultaneous and/or large projects. Large project is defined as: A project with multiple stakeholders, multiple internal and external parties with competing priorities, IT project that impacts multiple organizations and people. · Demonstrated experience in analyzing test results, identifying performance bottlenecks, and working with functional and technical development teams to pinpoint root causes and drive issues to resolution. · Demonstrated leadership level experience engaging multiple Senior stakeholders within technology and business. · Demonstrated experience in designing and managing the end-to-end testing approach covering Functional, Data and Technical/Integration, and service rehearsal testing. · Demonstrated experience developing a comprehensive testing calendar that involved multiple stakeholders with conflicting and/or complicated timelines and business functions What you will be doing: The Supply Chain Management Test Lead’s role is to perform and manage the team responsible for the overall end-to-end system and integration testing, User Acceptance Testing (UAT), stress testing, and parallel reconciliation testing efforts, testing tool management, and testing status reporting. The test lead will be required to have proven communication and problem-solving skills, a solid understanding of the project lifecycle, testing best practices, testing tools and reporting. Critical to the successful performance of this role, the test lead will have the ability to coordinate and work with different stakeholders to define strategy, realistic timelines, the SCM test schedule, defect tracking, status reporting and issue escalation. · Develop and approve SCM Test strategy and provide inputs to Testing Deliverables. · Owns test plan creation (templates, schedule, etc.) and responsible for the overall success of various testing cycles. · Facilitate the creation of test scenarios from User Stories, and test scripts/data prep and expected results. · Plan testing cycles and schedule. · Provide testing progress at a program level to the leadership team. · Highlight the testing risks and work with the Project Management Office and the functional leads, technical leads for mitigation. · Monitor and report progress of testing phases to the testing team; escalate as necessary. · Defect management and coordination with the relevant stakeholders for defect triaging. · Evaluate entry/exit criteria for each test cycle. · Obtain final sign-off for all testing cycles. For information about TEEMA Solutions Group and to consider other career opportunities, please visit our website at www.teemagroup Job ID: 15827815

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