Manager - Test Center of Expertise (m/f/x)
02. Open
Management; Experienced
IT-Jobs: Shared Services
ALDI International Services SE & Co. oHG, Mintarder Straße 36-40, 45481 Mülheim an der Ruhr
Mintarder Straße 36-40
Mülheim an der Ruhr
Germany (DE)
permanent contract
Varvara Brandl
IT Manager
06.12.2023 13:15

Info text

With more than 7,000 stores in 11 different countries, ALDI SOUTH is one of the world’s largest food retailers. It is our mission to supply our customers with high-quality food at the best possible prices. We have a clear focus, following a unique concept of simplicity, responsibility and reliability. ALDI SOUTH IT ensures that everything runs smoothly, from the IT infrastructure to the software used: both at national and international level. Within the scope of transnational projects, our teams develop IT solutions for worldwide use at ALDI SOUTH.

Your Job

What this role looks like.

  • Leading and coaching a team of experienced test managers, including further development and career planning 
  • Planning and managing resources, incl. assigning staff to IT projects
  • Advising on and providing coaching for IT quality assurance issues in IT-related programmes and projects
  • Leading or participating in global IT projects
  • Defining, implementing and monitoring the test processes as part of our global digital transformation, including a transition to an agile approach to testing
  • Further developing test strategies and processes through interdisciplinary collaboration with other TCoE teams, IT and business teams, country representatives and system integrators
  • Planning and monitoring the budget for your own team and projects

Your Profile

What you bring with you.

  • Degree with a focus on IT or project management
  • Experience in leading and developing employees and teams as well as in managing external service providers
  • Extensive professional experience with test management and working in an agile environment 
  • Intercultural competency as well as strong problem-solving and communication skills
  • Professional fluency in English


Desirable extras.

  • Knowledge of the SAP landscapes is an advantage (e.g. SAP S/4HANA, TM, CAR, Ariba)
  • ISTQB certification or similar qualification

Your Benefits

What you will get in return.

  • Mobile working within Germany incl. equipment
  • Attractive remuneration
  • State-of-the-art technologies
  • Future-oriented training and development
  • Modular onboarding and buddy
  • Health activities

Your Tech Stack

What you will work with.

  • M365
  • SAP
  • Many more depending on the job