Test Automation Lead (m/f/x)

Date: Jun 27, 2022

Location: Mülheim an der Ruhr, NW, DE, 45481

Company: ALDI SÜD

Test Automation Lead (m/f/x)
02. Open
IT-Jobs: Overarching
ALDI International Services SE & Co. oHG
Mintarder Straße 36-40
Mülheim an der Ruhr
Deutschland (DE)
​nach Vereinbarung
95-175 [Kombi] Lang: Jobvector 6W / Jobware 60T / Stellenanzeigen.de 90T
Test Automation Lead (m/f/x) (ID:277265)

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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. A modern application landscape needs standardised and flexible architectures to support business processes in the best possible way. At ALDI SOUTH, this means a worldwide integration of our business processes. Become part of our international team of experts and shape the future of retail at ALDI SOUTH IT.

<h3 class="jd">Your Tasks</h3>

  • You will manage all activities related to test automation in the ALDI SOUTH system landscape (SAP and non-SAP) as part of the Test Center of Expertise (TCoE)
  • Your tasks will include:
    • Defining standard processes for maintaining existing and implementing new automated tests
    • In close cooperation with the test managers of the TCoE, you will structure the backlog according to priorities in terms of automation, you will identify the most preferable test cases and will plan implementation together with external service providers
    • You will coordinate the automation of tests with test managers and the business departments
    • You will engage in design discussions with a focus on technical implementation and will use your experience and know-how in test automation to influence the prioritisation of automated tests in a rapidly changing IT landscape
    • You will manage the external service providers responsible for implementation
  • You will manage an internal team of two to four people and will act as contact partner for queries on the implementation. Furthermore, you will support the provision of access rights, landscapes, data etc.
  • Your tasks include quality assurance in the case of externally implemented test cases as well as the approval process for the requesting units
  • In cooperation with the Release Test and Regression Test Management teams, you will plan the implementation of tests according to regular release intervals and will be responsible for a timely implementation
  • You will support the analysis of execution errors and will take care of correcting implementation errors and of forwarding technical errors to the defect management process
  • In addition, you will support process improvements, for example, in the area of regression tests and automation

<h3 class="jq">Your Profile</h3>

  • Degree or similar qualification (apprenticeship) with a focus on IT
  • Excellent coordination skills, team spirit, analytical and conceptual way of working as well as a high level of assertiveness
  • Experience in test automation, ideally with TOSCA
  • Experience in managing external service providers
  • Knowledge of SAP landscapes and their interfaces is an advantage
  • Methodological knowledge in the area of test management and certification through ISTQB or tool manufacturers, for example, are an advantage
  • Very good English language skills

<h3 class="jb">Our Benefits</h3>

  • Mobile working within Germany incl. equipment and flexible working hours
  • State-of-the-art technologies
  • Attractive remuneration as well as holiday and Christmas bonuses
  • Future-oriented training and development
  • Modular onboarding and buddy
  • Health activities