This role resides functionally in Damco IT Product Management and will be based in the Damco GSC office in Manila, Philippines, where he / she will be part of the Damco Applications team.
The chosen candidate should be an excellent communicator with his / her international stakeholders, takes initiative, independently solves problems and is comfortable with dynamic work in a global scope.
The candidate will work in a truly global environment with Global Service Centres (GSC’s) in India, China and Philippines that support 10,000 internal users and approximately 25,000 external users across 90 countries.
The candidate will work on the configuration of a new Damco IT product that will be available to both internal and
external users (customers). The product is still under development meaning the candidate has the ability to contribute to the product directly and help to establish the roadmap and product team.
Opportunities for development can become available in a variety of areas, including learning about a new business area in Damco’s portfolio.
Take ownership and drive a high-quality standard of DAMCO products through product familiarity, critical understanding of the business process and excellent technical execution
Work with IT Product Managers to onboard a new product, mitigate risks during implementation and proactively raise potential product enhancements while promoting an excellent user experience
Collaborate with Application Managers to review major and critical production incidents missed during product testing activities and generate an action plan to prevent recurrence
Lead junior test specialists across different products and complexities
Perform Peer Review activities on test plans for new product implementation
Generate efficiencies through continuous service improvements
We are looking for
Bachelor’s Degree in IT or similar technical programs
Preferably 4 years experience in software testing while familiar with the Software Development Lifecycle of moderate to complex systems
Basic to Intermediate SQL knowledge is preferred
Working knowledge in Agile SCRUM Methodology preferred
Experience and background in supply chain management / logistics is a big plus
Strong coordination and problem solving skills
Ability to work independently, collaborate with cross functional groups and manage multiple assignments
Excellent oral and written communication skills in English
Outgoing personality with an international mind-set able to work with a multi-level and diverse workforce