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Testing Analyst

Date: Jul 28, 2022

Location: Bengaluru, KA, IN

Company: AGCO

Join one of the world leaders in global agriculture engineering Technology. AGCO's consistent efforts to deliver smart farming solutions leveraging technology and engineering prowess has helped create innovative global platforms like Precision AG Technologies.


In Support of AGCO's Farmer First purpose and clear intent of developing innovative technological solutions, we are opening a new digital capability centre located in Bengaluru, India,


The centre would focus on augmenting AGCO's global IT and Digital capability and investment in high-quality technology, innovation, and R&D talent.


The teams will be an integral part of AGCO's global ecosystem. They will work as part of a global cross-function and cross-cultural team, working together to deliver AGCO's purpose to provide Farmer-focused solutions to sustainably feed our world​​ and our vision to be the Trusted partner for industry-leading, smart farming solutions​.


"So if you are interested in working for a diverse organization that provides global opportunities, has a vision and purpose to help solve one of the biggest problems of our time and who is on the forefront of innovation, please apply today!"


AGCO is a global leader focused on the design, manufacture and distribution of agricultural machinery and infrastructure. As a Fortune 500 company and one of the global leaders in agricultural equipment manufacturing, we have an extensive network of over 9,200 dealers and serve more than 140 countries. While headquartered in Duluth, Georgia, AGCO has manufacturing facilities all over the world creating and distributing their full-line of products, including Challenger, Fendt, GSI, Massey Ferguson, and Valtra. Visit for more information.


Who We Are Looking For:


AGCO is looking to hire candidates for the position of IT Testing Analyst.


The IT Testing Analyst position is responsible for leading the effort to plan and execute tests across the Data Platform portfolio of systems and provide reporting on the key metrics of the tests.  Overall, this role is critical to the entire project life cycle as it will be responsible for designing the testing plans for each product increment and completing the testing for our features and user stories.  We are looking for a methodical and results driven person to identify and apply test procedures to ensure we deliver quality products.  This includes leadership and documentation to ensure best practice are proposed and followed so business value is delivered in accordance with the objectives.  This role encompasses systems and data related activities as well business knowledge.  These responsibilities include providing support for project work, ongoing day-to-day operational needs (maintenance, fixes, enhancements, releases and change requests), and building out the frameworks for secure, efficient data systems testing and feedback including automated testing.



What You Will Do:


  • Understand the functionality and technology to be tested, become a subject matter expert across multiple technologies including how they interact to support strong unit, integration, and end-to-end testing.
  • Defining the appropriate tests to be carried out including the test data to be used.
  • Collaborate with key stakeholders and team members to create testing plans and execute test scripts including documentation.
  • Review and understand functional, conceptual, and technical design documents and ensure testing addresses all potential failure points.
  • Partner with technical and business resources to support the product life cycle from Idea Generation through Delivery and Support.
  • Assist with estimations of new developments and enhancement requests (costs, benefits, resources) to ensure testing work is accounted for and appropriately planned.
  • Ensure individual and team compliance with all AGCO policies and procedures including Sarbanes Oxley, IT and Security.  Follow established governance processes and standards.
  • Plan, prepare and execute system, product, acceptance, and operational readiness testing.  Create test approaches, conditions, cycles, scripts, environments



What You Will Bring:


  • 7 to 10+ years of progressive IT experience
  • Experience with SAP Hana, ERP, data warehouse, systems integration solutions, and other large system deployment knowledge.
  • Formal IT methodology experience is required.   
  • Experience in test techniques and diagnostic skills.
  • Experience working with offshore development teams in the delivery of enterprise solutions.
  • Detailed knowledge of the following:
    • IT change management process
    • Incident management procedures
    • Application management processes
    • Multiple business process from an IT perspective
  • Develop and excellent working knowledge of the following:
    • Day-to-day operational environment locally, regionally, and globally
    • The roles and responsibilities of the key IT staff members regionally and globally
    • IT vendor management
  • Knowledge and experience in Agile and Waterfall development methodologies
  • Knowledge of software development.
  • Experience creating data models, querying data, business process and technical process mapping.
  • Ability to quickly develop a strong understanding of the business areas supported by the systems.
  • Hands on experience coding or testing with SAP Hana, SAP Data Services or similar data storage, warehousing and/or ETL solutions.
  • Discreet Manufacturing experience is a plus.
  • Global company experience is a plus.


Who You Are:


  • Excellent communication and  interpersonal skills, capable of interacting with multiple levels of IT and business management.
  • Excellent planning and organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Excellent analytical and diagnostic skills.
  • Effective working relationship with the business to ensure business requirements are accurately captured, agreed, and accepted.
  • Adaptable to new technologies/practices and acts as change agent within teams.
  • Proactive mindset and the ability to take and assignment and deliver it with minimal oversight.


What We Offer You:

GLOBAL DIVERSITY – Diversity means many things to us, different brands, cultures, nationalities, genders, generations – even variety in our roles. You make us unique!


ENTERPRISING SPIRIT- Every role adds value. We're committed to helping you develop and grow to realize your potential.


POSITIVE IMPACT – Make it personal and help us feed the world.


INNOVATIVE TECHNOLOGIES - You can combine your love for technology with manufacturing excellence – and work alongside teams of people worldwide who share your enthusiasm.


MAKE THE MOST OF YOU – Benefits include health care and wellness plans and flexible and virtual work option……….


Please note that this job posting is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of all required activities, duties, responsibilities, or benefits and may change at any time with or without notice.


AGCO is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer


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