Workday HCM Testing Lead - CLOSED

Client: Oil & Gas Client working within HR

Location: Houston, TX (Woodlands)

Term: Immediate start through Jul 2019

Type: 1099 or Corp-to-Corp only.  No W-2s.  No benefits.

Reports to: IT Project Manager for Workday Implementation

Schedule: 9/80; onsite only

Job Description

  • Own testing strategy and plan.

  • Oversee data conversion team to make sure it aligns with the testing strategy

  • Establishes tools for storage, tracking execution of testing scenarios, and establishing all management reports to track testing execution and analyze quality.

  • Coordinate teams to prepare test cases

  • Coordinate the project through the various testing phases ensuring environments are ready and data loads have been performed as part of the testing in each phase.

  • Coordinate execution of testing across all teams

  • Provide timely metrics to understand and direct testing progress and efficiently address defects.

  • Establish and administer defect management process, including enabling routing to Workday consultants.

Skills Required

  • 10+ years experience in testing strategy/coordination - understanding of system environments, interfaces, etc.

  • Seasoned in independently preparing test strategies and plans

  • Familiarity with data conversion (data extraction and transformation)

  • Excellent communication, facilitation and leadership skills

  • Ability to lead testing kick-off meetings

  • Ability to prepare test stats and reports

  • Skilled in managing defects and resolution from multiple teams - report status timely and keep everyone on track

  • Prior experience using SharePoint for the testing process

  • Prior Workday implementation experience or other HR systems implementations (knowledge of HR lifecycle)

Richard Abdelnour

LightRock Consulting

Co-Founder, Managing Partner at ChangeStaffing