Ocado Group is hiring a

Functional Tester

Orlando, United States

Who We Are

Ocado is a UK based company admitted to trading on the London Stock Exchange (Ticker OCDO). It comprises one of the world’s largest dedicated online grocery retailers, operating its own grocery and general merchandise retail businesses under Ocado.com and other specialist shop banners, together with its Ocado Solutions division.

The Ocado Solutions division is responsible for providing Ocado’s innovative advanced robotics technology, known as the Ocado Smart Platform (“OSP”), to our major retailer clients around the world. OSP consists of access to Ocado’s physical infrastructure solutions, efficient warehouse operations for the single pick of products, end-to-end proprietary software applications, and advanced robotics required to operate a world-class online grocery business.

Join us as we build our North American team, bringing world-class innovation and technologies to one of the most exciting global markets for e-commerce.

Within Ocado Group sits Platform Implementation, whose mission is ‘to orchestrate the implementation of Ocado’s platforms globally’ This department focuses on the full program management life cycle of the implementation of our highly automated, multi-million pound Customer Fulfilment Centers (CFCs) - from pre-deal, through to the design, construction, installation, testing and ‘go-live’ phases(with all the process and portfolio management in between). 

This department is instrumental in ensuring we deliver these CFCs on time, to budget, and to the specific requirements of each client.

The Functional Tester sits within the Client Readiness team, and is responsible for the planning, preparation, management and execution of Business Acceptance Testing and front line go-live support on future CFCs.

This role is a 6 month contract position that will require extensive travel to sites across the US, supporting existing as well as new client contracts.

Essential Functions:

  • Carrying out functional Testing of warehouse systems and technology
  • Interfacing with Graphical User Interface Touch screens
  • Navigating/surfing reporting pages within a complex warehouse management system
  • Collecting and recording test data via laptop
  • Scanning and moving products and assets within a complex warehouse
  • Communicating/meeting with onsite support teams in order to resolve issues
  • Carrying out specific instructions as directed remotely via Augmented reality headset
  • Creation of barcodes and paperwork via MS Office suite (Excel)
  • Writing daily progress reports
  • Capturing and reporting specific defect details and providing screenshots/photos
  • Liaising with commissioning teams to determine readiness of equipment
  • This role may require some lifting, climbing and crawling in a warehouse environment 

Who You Are

To qualify for this position, you should meet the following requirements:

Minimum:

  • Warehouse experience managing a team(s), processes and procedures in a busy operational environment
  • Problem solving nature
  • A proactive, innovative, self-motivated and results-driven individual
  • Strong attention to detail
  • PC literate, including MS Office, Google Docs at User level
  • Strong desire and passion to collaborate with others towards a shared goal
  • Flexible approach and can do attitude
  • A highly logical, analytical and forward thinking approach
  • Effective communication and relationship building skills at all levels
  • Ability to work well on your own as well as part of a team
  • Ability to work quickly and efficiently under pressure, and respond well to changing priorities
  • Flexible approach to travel & site visits
  • Be able to work in challenging environments such as Construction areas, Chilled & Frozen environments
  • Ability to lift up to lift up to 50lbs 

Location:

This position will be based at our Fulfillment Center in Groveland, FL with up to 80% travel. This is a 6 Month Contract position.    

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Ocado is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age, disability, veteran’s status, or any other classification as required by applicable law.