collaborate with otehr test center of excellence team members on the continuous improvement cycles for tesitng and quality processes.global organization with significant strategic impact and outstanding development opportunities, tartan is a rapidly growing.
work in partnership with the key stakeholders to ensure consistency in data provisioning for all test cycles. you will develop deep planning and proejct manaegment expertise.
thetest data leadwill be responsible for ensuring that data required to sufficiently support the scpoe of all test phases is available and correct for the exectuion of the associated test cycle. quality and work plans for achieving milestones throughout sap implementation, resoruces,
in this position, you will be a member of the tartanrelease managementteam, which is responsible for planning and managing the scope, schedule.test data lead
location: us-mn-tar - hopkins
the tartan journey: connecting cargill through process, data and technology
cargill is implementing new business processes, data and technology (inclduing sap enterprise resource planning software) in over 70 business units within 63 countries. ) with the associated test cycle.
idetnify and incorporate internal and external leading practices into the tesitng data deliverables and ongoing strategic decisions
liaise with the appropriate resource teams to secure the right level of resource skills and time commitment.
test leadership - 50%
work with the data conversion /cutover and test cycle teams to establish test cycle data requirements, measure progress and report results accordingly.our emplyoees are rewarded with competitive compensation and a wide range of benfeits, therefore.you will receive more information about cargill's benefits upon hire.design & build
experience with proejct management tools
experience with the hp quality center tools suite or similar tools
experience with test data tools and methodologies
experience with tdms and goldclient data provisioning tools
experience with sap basis
experience with large sap projects
cargill values the contributions employees make to help the company achieve its business goals, cost,
excellent written and communication skills to present and author reports of efforts/studies, gated process and critical path management
bachelor's degree or higher or equivalent work experience
experience on product testing, schedule, quality, including critical design reviews
experience with erp solution and/or data management implementations
ability to manage blended onshore/offshore resources at scale
good undersatnding of project prinicples; including planning.life insuarnce, retierment benefits and much more, detnal, tuiiton reimbusrement, salraied employees are currnetly eliigble for medcial, viison.
the scope of the test data lead is acorss waevs and verisons and will also inculde prodcution landcsape testing.
prjoect execution for testing - 35%
intergate pepole and other resources to carry out the project management plan
identify varinaces from the plan, detemrine alterantives and implmeent the prefrered/apporved recommnedation
ensure project change requests go through the appropriate process with input from necessary decision makers
contain and resolve issues that do not require project sponsor involvement
review and provide feedback on the project scope and objectives
reinforce project direction and vision to resources throughout the project lifecycle
escalate risks and issues as appropriate
ensure that contingency plans minimize risk
people leadership - 10%
select, develop and retain a high performing team
deliver timely and effective performance feedback
establish and lead a culture of engagement in which people develop and apply their talents while enabling work/life choice
accountable for work execution of team members
evaluate resource levels
ensure delivery of quality work product by team
set performance targets and evaluate/enforce performance against target
report on work status of team as required
communicate key decisions, cargill information and other enabling information to team
support, encourage and facilitate collaboration and communication between teams
demonstrate and reinforce cargill's guiding principles and cargill leadership model attributes
miscellaneous duties as assigned - 5%
bachelors degree and or equivalent work experience
7 years relevant it/business experience
2 years project management experience including leading large teams and developing others
experience with integrated testing and data requirements
strong influencing and facilitation skills. services and support to improve planning and quality delivery, you will create and execute processes, as a team member. as appropriate,
define, working closely with data conversion/cutover, business implementation and solution build design, technology, plan and lead all assigned phases of testing data strategy.this position is responsible for the coordination of test data activities (mock, data tool, data sync, etc.deploying and supporting cargill's key processes, the tartan organization is charged with designing, business data and information, and technology.more customer-focused and more profitable, join us in making cargill stronger.
lead and coordinate offshore and third parties developers to ensure test data adequately covers intended scope for the associated test cycle.be part of the team transforming how cargill works and enabling cargill to become the partner of choice.
strong detail, documentation and analytical orientation
extensive knowledge of testing/qa tools, and methodologies, techniques.