Sr. Associate, Test Engineer (SAP)
Zoetis is a global animal health company dedicated to supporting customers and their businesses in ever better ways. Building on 60 years of experience, we deliver quality medicines and vaccines, complemented by diagnostic products and genetic tests and supported by a range of services. We are working every day to better understand and address the real-world challenges faced by those who raise and care for animals in ways they find truly relevant.Our name, Zoetis (z-EH-tis), has its root in zo, familiar in words such as zoo and zoology and derived from zoetic, meaning “pertaining to life.” It signals our company”s dedication to supporting the veterinarians and livestock producers everywhere who raise and care for the farm and companion animals on which we all depend on.Zoetis is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status or any other protected classification. Disabled individuals are given an equal opportunity to use our online application system. Zoetis also complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act. All applicants must possess or obtain authorization to work in the US for Zoetis. Zoetis retains sole and exclusive discretion to pursue sponsorship for the acquisition or maintenance of nonimmigrant status and employment eligibility, considering factors such as availability of qualified US workers. Individuals requiring sponsorship must disclose this fact.Please note that Zoetis seeks information related to job applications from candidates for jobs in the U.S. solely via the following: (1) our company website at www.Zoetis.com/careers site, or (2) via email to/from addresses using only the Zoetis domain of “@zoetis.com”. In addition, Zoetis does not use Google Hangout for any recruitment related activities. Any solicitation or request for information related to job applications with Zoetis via any other means and/or utilizing email addresses with any other domain should be disregarded. In addition, Zoetis will never ask candidates to make any type of personal financial investment related to gaining employment with Zoetis.Position Summary: * Expert in testing best practices, concepts of testing cycles and software development cycles * Excellent knowledge an understanding of industry standard testing tools * Works closely with cross functional teams in achieving testing objectives * Ensure quality, consistency and efficiency across all testing practices * Provide innovative and strategic directions in relation to testing and qualified releases to project teams, functional leads and operations leads Responsibilities: * Lead and coordinate ITS Project testing activities including but not limited to test planning, test preparation, test executions & review * Work closely with Project Managers, PMO leads, Functional & Business Leads in gathering testing requirements, defining testing scope and test plans * Provide functional guidance on test scope and definition to project teams and operations leads * Play a key role in projects as a representative of ITS Testing COE team * Support and maintain testing suite for various ITS solutions that can be reused for maintenance testing and future enhancements * Build KPIs and reports to provide understanding and visibility to management and senior leadership * Provide innovative ideas to ITS teams on system testing and maintenance * Provide guidance to ITS teams on testing best practices where needed * Be mindful of compliance and regulatory requirements while delivering testing services and work closely with ITS Compliance representatives * Support test automation for various internal and customer facing IT solutions * Manage and coordinate with onsite and offshore managed service partners that provide testing services Resources Managed: * Contract resources Qualifications: * Bachelor”s degree in Engineering, Science, or a related field * Formal training and/or experience in Pharmaceutical or Medical Industry * Certification on testing tools, project management preferred * 4-5+ years of relevant experience in Information Technology * 2+ years of experience in Pharma, Medical or Animal Health industry * Expert in principle and concepts of testing including industry knowledge of testing best practices * Expert in using testing tools like HP ALM, HP UFT, HP Performance Center, Selenium and other project management tools like JIRA Confluence, SharePoint * Be able to create a testing plan, direct the team and efficiently deliver it * Experience in industry standard IT systems like SAP ERP solutions, eCommerce platforms, CRM solutions and regulatory applications * Demonstrated skills for independently guiding testing team and project teams during system development and implementation. * Experience in working with cross functional teams. * Demonstrated ability to communicate and negotiate with individuals and groups at multiple levels across the organization * Ability to work independently, manage multiple priorities, and work in an unstructured environment Technical Skills: * Experience and understanding of testing best practices across multiple IT functions * Knowledge and experience of testing and quality documentation requirements for GxP regulations, SOX requirements and other industry standards * Experience and understanding of testing tools like HP ALM, HP UFT, SeleniumExperience in industry standard IT systems like SAP ERP systems, CRM solutions, eCommerce platforms and regulatory applicationsApply for this job.