Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Toronto


he opportunity

We are seeking a SAP Testing Lead to join our national Enabling Technologies practice in Toronto. To address the shifting landscape of our clients' needs, EY has established a national Center of Excellence focusing in the broad topics of Enterprise Intelligence, Risk Transformation, IT Risk, and Enabling Technologies. Enabling Technologies primarily focuses on the design and optimization of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) packages like SAP, Oracle, and others. Our team typically works with Fortune 1000 clients across a variety of industries including, Manufacturing, Pharma, Energy/Utilities, Transportation, Telecommunications, Entertainment/Media, Oil/Gas and Consumer Goods/Retail.

Your key responsibilities

As a SAP Testing Lead, you’ll be responsible for:

Establishing tailored and fit-for-purpose test strategies, constructs and approaches and tactically manage teams to execute on those strategies. As a SAP Testing Lead, you will work closely with the functional, technical, data, security and change/training teams to ensure that the test strategy and resulting approaches and activities are understood and adhered to. You will work closely with test team members and client personnel to coordinate and oversee test planning and manage test execution and defect creation across the applicable functional streams. You will report into the project’s integration manager and/or project manager

Skills and attributes for success

Project Management Skills: Be able to
navigate complex, large SAP engagements. Consistently deliver quality client
services and drive high-quality work products within the expected timeframes
and on budget. Monitor progress, manage risk and ensure key stakeholders are
kept informed about progress and expected outcomes. Manage expectations of
client service delivery. Be a self-starter with excellent verbal and written
communication skills and be comfortable interfacing with a client personal and
teams a daily basis.
Team Lead Expertise and People Management Skills: Be able to
effectively manage a team/resources with diverse skills and backgrounds and
coordinate activities and deliverables across multiple work streams. Be
organized and understand the importance of proper planning, reporting and
governance. Foster an innovative, inclusive and collaborative team-oriented
work environment.
Thought Leadership Skills: Assist in
developing applicable (testing) methodologies, constructs, approaches, tools, points
of view, and accelerators to differentiate EY in the SAP/ERP advisory market. Stay
abreast of current business and industry trends relevant to the client's

To qualify for the role you must have

Functional SAP experience on 4+ E2E
Solid understanding of business
processes and integration points across functional streams
Experience as a test coordinator/test
lead on at least 1 E2E implementation
Understanding of leading test practices
for large-scale implementations
Experience establishing and managing
complex schedules, plans and trackers
Hands-on expertise with leading test
management tools
A willingness to
travel to meet client needs; travel is estimated to be 70-90%

Ideally, you’ll
also have

A high level of motivation, strong work
ethic and self-starting attitude.

What we look for

We’re interested in passionate leaders with a strong vision
and a desire to stay on top of trends in the IT Advisory space. If you have a
strong passion for helping businesses achieve their IT strategy, this role is
for you.

What working at EY offers

At EY, our Total Rewards package supports our
commitment to creating a leading people culture
built on
high-performance teaming
where everyone can achieve their potential
and contribute to building a better working world for our people, our clients
and our communities. It's one of the many reasons we repeatedly win awards for
being a great place to work.

We offer a competitive compensation package
where you’ll be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value
you bring to our business. In addition, our Total Rewards package allows you
decide which benefits are right for you and which ones help you create a solid
foundation for your future.

Our Total
Rewards package

a comprehensive medical, prescription drug and dental coverage, a defined
contribution pension plan, a great vacation policy plus firm paid days that

About the company

A multinational professional services firm headquartered in London, United Kingdom. It is one of the "Big Four" audit firms and is the third largest professional services firm in the world by aggregated revenue in 2014.

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