SAP Test Lead – Johannesburg, Gauteng

SAP Test Lead

Sabenza It

Johannesburg, Gauteng


Our client, a staple in the Mining sector, is on the hunt for a SAP Test Lead to join their dynamic and diverse team in Johannesburg


Tasks to perform

  • Work with the Implementation partner to establish an automated testing environment for SAP upgrade, regression, migration testing using the SAP Tosca / Tricentis automated testing tool.
  • Lead the testing activities for all testing, specifically User Acceptance Testing and Regression Testing.
  • Work with the Implementation partner test teams, test management and project management to ensure test activities are planned and executed as per the project plan.
  • Work with the Implementation partner to identify test activities and plan and co-ordinate these activities on the project.
  • Co-ordinate across other functional and process teams in terms of test preparation, execution and closure.
  • Manage defect resolution and/or change request acceptance as a result of the testing process.
  • Manage the test repository (scenarios, scripts, etc).
  • Producing weekly status reports and consolidating the feedback for the weekly status meetings.
  • Tracking Testing Deliverables against the plan.
  • Engage with business unit project managers to ensure test activities are managed in business unit implementation plans.



  • At least 5 years of experience in SAP project automated testing.
  • Experience with SAP Tosca / Tricentis is highly recommended.
  • Experience with similar automated testing tools is a requirement.
  • Experience in coordinating testing for at least 2 full SAP implementations with multiple roll-outs of template type functionality and data migrations.
  • Experience with SAP Solution Manager testing capability is an advantage.
  • Experience in managing test content.
  • Experience in coordinating closure of test issues.
  • Experience in facilitating the completion of test scenarios and test scripts by business or implementation partner resources.
  • Experience in formulating test plans.