SAP Release & Test Manager (*)

Bewirb dich auf der Webseite des Arbeitgebers

Ihre AufgabenIhre AufgabenJoin DB Schenker's Global Technology, Architecture & Cross-Functional IT team. We are responsible for DB Schenker technology management, Global Enterprise Architecture and Information Management, back office automation and digitalization, IT for Schenker Global Business Services, Global HR IT, Global Finance IT and the management of cross functional demands and projects.We are looking forward to you adding your expertise to our Global Finance IT team which is responsible for operations and further development of the global finance application systems based on SAP.Main components of our SAP Finance system landscape include SAP ECC 6 FI, CO, FSCM, AB (Agency Business), BI, GRC and the SAP Solution Manager.Your key activity will consist in planning and managing the execution of the release management process and governance for the whole of the SAP Finance systems, including business change but also technical changes (e.g., Support Packages). You will also be responsible to supervise the overall testing effort and ensure adherence to testing processes and procedures.Your Tasks:Release Management
  • Liaise with business representatives in order to gather the content of the release,
  • Manage the Change Approval Board to provide inputs into the decision-making process, namely the impact, prioritization, effort, technical and functional interdependencies, capacity, etc.,
  • Manage the release scope, namely the change requests coming from the Service Management function and the Global Process Owners,
  • Define, maintain and communicate the detailed plan for each release,
  • Owner of the release management checkpoint signoffs;
  • Act as the gatekeeper of the production environment by reviewing and approving all planned and unplanned changes to production,
  • Communication on the progress of the release execution to all stakeholders,
  • Communication of the release content to all stakeholders in case of change
  • Lead release management related governance,
  • Duly management reporting and escalation whenever applicable.
Test Management
  • (Further) develop testing approach and test documentation, incl. selection and adaptation of suita-ble test methods, procedures and tools,
  • Introduction and implementation of test management processes and activities in SAP Solution Manager, as well as development of a KPI system for test management,
  • Test management incl. test concepts and test planning,
  • Establishment of test automation in the software development process,
  • Conception and, if necessary, execution of internal trainings,
  • Coaching in all technical and methodological questions regarding the test management process.
AnforderungenAnforderungenYour Requirements:
  • Several SAP FICO Experience (GL, AP, AR, AA, Banking, Intercompany invoices and settle-ments, CO-CCA, EC-PCA) including customizing and supporting ABAP developments,
  • Previous experience in Application Maintenance/Service Management lead roles,
  • Experience in testing and test coordination of SAP systems, ideally experience as a test manager,
  • Sound knowledge in the areas of test strategy & conception, test methodology,
  • Previous experience in SAP Release Management in large organisations,
  • Excellent communication skills,
  • Attention to detail and structured approach to problems,
  • Previous experience of maintaining and developing global solution templates,
  • Should have worked on at least 1 end-to-end implementation projects,
  • Experience of collaborating with nearshore and offshore teams,
  • Proven track of working within complex multi-system and multi-client SAP landscape,
  • Strong Business & IT Acumen,
  • International experience,
  • Fluency in written and spoken English,
  • Willingness to travel (internationally),
  • Below Additional skills is a plus (Optional):
  • Project Management Experience,
- Experienced on SAP Solution Manager processes,- Experience of working with logistics industry is a major plus,- MDM (master data management) experience,- Proficiency in German Language.Unser AngebotUnser Angebot

At DB Schenker, you are part of a global logistics network that connects the world. A network that allows you to shape your career by encouraging you to contribute and truly make a difference. With more than 76,000 colleagues worldwide, we welcome diversity and thrive on individual backgrounds, perspectives and skills. Together as one team, we are Here to move.


Do you have any further questions?
Do not hesitate to contact us.
We look forward to receiving your call/email!

Schenker AG
Kruppstraße 4
45128 Essen

Phone: +49 201-8781-5525

* Equal Opportunity Employer: at DB Schenker we are proud of our diverse workforce and we are committed in enhancing it further. Therefore, we welcome all applicants, regardless of gender, age, disability, nationality, religion or sexual orientation.

Job DetailsJob DetailsPosition

SAP Release & Test Manager (*)




Schenker AG Head Office


Essen, Nordrhein-Westfalen



Art des Stellenangebotes:


  • Es ist kein Abschluss erforderlich

Bewirb dich auf der Webseite des Arbeitgebers

Oder bewirb dich später