Location: Cape Town, CBD
Purpose of Role:
Working within an Agile development team, the Senior Test Analyst is responsible for functional and non‐functional testing, acceptance criteria and feature designs.
IT related Bachelor’s degree or an equivalent mix of training and experience.
Thorough knowledge of the principles of functional and non‐functional testing, and a track‐record of innovation in testing
3-5 years’ experience in Quality Assurance mostly as an Intermediate/Senior Test Analyst
Hands‐on testing experience within a whole range of functional testing including UAT, acceptance and system testing for mobile devices
Testing tools and systems like Selenium (IDE & WebDriver), Protractor, SoapUI, MSSQL, WebServices, RESTApi, Browsers (FF, Chrome, IE, Edge, Safari, etc), MS Visual Studio 2015, IIS, MSMQ, Message Driven Architecture, etc.
Good in application of relevant industry and process standards to all tasks undertaken.
Hybrid Agile methodologies will be an advantage (Waterfall and Agile).
Test Solution Design and Test Planning.
Planning, overseeing and performing of functional testing.
Planning, overseeing and performing non‐functional testing, covering load and performance.
Work with other members to ensure that the initiatives being delivered are of a high standard in terms of fit for purpose, application design and quality.
Work in a collaborative team environment.
Drives improvements within the project to ensure effective and efficient testing
Define and maintain the defect management lifecycle, using a collaborative defect tracking tool (e.g. Zephyr-for-Jira).
Understand the principles and concepts of SDLC.
Ability to prioritize work
Possess initiative to address issues and identify opportunities.
Strong leadership and mentorship skills
Takes ownership of own work
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Being a privately owned company, we provide a solution which is tailor-made to suit each individual client’s needs. Professionalism, honesty and efficiency are of utmost importance to us, and our goal is to build longstanding business relationships with both our clients and candidates. Our candidates are sourced, screened and referenced, and additional verification checks can be done as per client requests.