Senior Global IT Test & Release Manager (f/m/d)

Job Description

Financing the future.

We are more than Financial Services as we are turning ideas into reality. Be it the global transition to cleaner energy sources, the digitalization of manufacturing, the rapid development of smart infrastructure, mobility solutions and healthcare systems - financing is more crucial than ever. We make real what matters by combining our financial expertise with deep technical know-how to provide unique financial solutions. Do you want to play an essential role in helping build a better future? Are you also keen on turning established thinking on its head in the search for game-changing solutions that maximize value creation? Then join our team and let’s develop together what will be important tomorrow! 

What part will you play?

Within the Commercial Finance (COF) area of Siemens Financial Services (SFS), a new global platform for managing leasing contracts is being rolled out. The CMS (Contract Management System) IT analysis & configuration team is responsible for Service Management and implementation of changes on that platform and forming the knowledge pool in IT in that area. As Senior IT solution expert (f/m/d) you are involved in business analysis, system configuration, support estimations, training, testing as well as go-live and warranty phase. You work closely together with IT architects, service integrators and delivery & release management.
  • In your role you act as a liaison between IT department, vendor and business BA
  • You drive the implementation of release and test management processes. You ensure, that release and test management processes are aligned with the business and the CMS vendor as well as with other relevant systems if necessary 
  • You are responsible for the automation of regression tests
  • You make sure that an adequate tool support for test cases and results with linkage to the requirements is available
  • In addition to that, you are responsible for the overall coordination of test activity, releases on a global level as well as non-functional tests upon new releases, fixes or enhancements
What you need to make real what matters.
  • The foundation of your success is a university degree in Informatics, Business Informatics or similar
  • You have at least five years of work experience in the financial services industry (leasing experience is preferred) and at least five years of release and test management experience
  • You have collected at least 3 years of experience in project management, also in leading roles (e.g. as test manager)
  • Certifications such as ISTQB are a must
  • You have in-depth knowledge of market standard testing tools, e.g. HP ALM or Selenium
  • You bring knowledge of test methods and test processes and are experienced in the application of test standards in agile and waterfall project implementations
  • You have an analytical mindset and a strong focus on quality. You distinguish yourself by your excellent problem-solving skills
  • The key to success in this role will be your strong communication skills as well as your excellent customer orientation and stakeholder management. Because of your intercultural skills, you can work together effectively with people from different regions and with different backgrounds
  • Fluent English skills are a must, ideally you are also fluent in German and/or other languages

Do you want to know more about us?

We at Siemens Financial Services provide business-to-business financial solutions. Our unique combination of financial expertise, risk competence and industry know-how enable us to create tailored innovative financial solutions. With these, we facilitate growth, create value, enhance competitiveness and help customers access new technologies. We support investments with equipment financing and leasing, corporate lending, equity investments and project and structured financing. Trade and receivable financing solutions complete our portfolio. With our international network, we are well adapted to country-specific legal requirements and able to provide financial solutions globally. Within Siemens, we are an expert advisor for financial risks. We have our headquarters in Munich, Germany and almost 3,000 employees worldwide. Follow this link to discover our world:

Make your mark in our exciting world at Siemens.

+49 (9131) 17-1717 - if you wish to discuss any initial questions with our recruitment team. - if you would like to find out more about jobs & careers at Siemens.

As an equal-opportunity employer we are happy to consider applications from individuals with disabilities.

Organization: Financial Services

Company: Siemens Financial Services GmbH

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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