QA Automation Engineer

QA Automation Engineer

Job Title: QA Automation Engineer
Location: Western Cape
Salary: 25000.00
Reference: JN -072017-8957
Job Published: October 17, 2017 09:38

Job Description

As a member of the Product and Technology Team, you will be responsible for ensuring our customers have the best possible Ecommerce experience across web and mobile apps. You will possess a thorough knowledge of what it takes to create and implement manual and automated testing strategies to ensure the quality of our products. You will work collaboratively with QA and engineering team peers, as well as product managers, to shape test plans and strategies to deliver customer experience excellence.
Minimum Requirements
• Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or similar
• 3+ years of systems development, testing and/or business experience with internet-based applications, UI’s and API’s
• Defect reporting in issue management systems (Atlassian Jira preferred)
• Experience with testing and automation scripting using Selenium (Java)

• Work experience with agile project management (Scrum)
• Familiar with Atlassian suite (Jira, Confluence and Bamboo)
• Experience using continuous integration systems

Skills & Competencies
• Experience working in an agile methodology environment
• Excellent communication skills, verbal and written
• Experience with e-commerce platforms and systems

Duties & Responsibilities
• Driving innovation by coming up with new and surprising ideas and constructive criticism
• Working with developers and product owners to establish requirements and test plans
• Engaging with our dev team leads and product owners on priorities, short-term & long-term issues
• Improving the overall quality of our products through extensive testing
• Providing feedback to our developers on strategies to improve software quality
• Developing automated testing