SAP Test Lead

Cork, County Cork, Ireland
Operations and Supply Chain


Weekly Hours: 39
Role Number:200521743
Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, great ideas have a way of becoming great products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish. Our team is looking for a SAP Test Lead to join our Business Process Re-engineering (BPR) group to support planning, creating, scheduling, coordinating, and executing tests for projects in WW SOS Operations organization. As a SAP Test Lead you will be tasked with working along side project PMs and development teams to fanatically ensure high quality products for our business and customers while continuously improving testing practices.

Key Qualifications

  • 5+ years experience in project management, testing or operational execution roles.
  • Hands on experience with SAP - SD, LE, MM
  • Solution focused with analytical problem solving skills
  • Excellent communication, presentation and influencing
  • Ability to focus on detail while being able to see the bigger picture
  • Passion for process Innovation, advanced technologies and driving capabilities for the future, with a drive to learn software test automation tools and frameworks such as Worksoft, Tosca, UFT, Selenium etc
  • Deep functional understanding of Operations and Supply Chain, (Quote to Cash, Procure to Pay, Make to Deliver, Inventory management, and Reverse Logistics)
  • Ability to create, and drive test strategy, test planning & test execution.
  • Keen to learn and implement data management methodologies in data identification, validation and maintenance.
  • Dedication to delivering great software and releasing it quickly, efficiently and with increased quality.


Management of end to end test activities including test strategy, test planning, test execution, team coordination and communication. Drive successful release of system enhancements / new functionalities through effective user acceptance testing.  Design and operationalize test data management strategies. Contribute determining test automation approach and scope for the project. Develop test plans, facilitate creation of test cases, and test scripts on multiple projects of varying size.  Stitch across the different functionality and facilitate end to end test scenario creation, manually or automated.  Negotiate with cross functional teams and business partners to remove barriers and drive results, without compromising the overall quality of the end deliverable.   Create and maintain overall testing knowledge repository for the BPR team. Continuously improve testing best practices and methods.   Create, maintain and report testing metrics including SLAs and KPIs Have an appetite to acquire new knowledge, adapt to and contribute to fast innovating team with emerging technologies.

Education & Experience

A degree in any discipline is an advantage: Business Studies, Humanities, Computer Science, Information Systems,   Engineering/Science.

Additional Requirements

  • Experience working in an Operations/Supply Chain/Customer/Systems environment is desired
  • Apple is an Equal Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We also take affirmative action to offer employment and advancement opportunities to all applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities. Apple will not discriminate or retaliate against applicants who inquire about, disclose, or discuss their compensation or that of other applicants.