Software Tester

Software Tester

Job Title: Software Tester
Location: Western Cape
Salary: 420000.00
Reference: JN -092017-9627
Job Published: October 10, 2017 11:01

Job Description

Minimum Requirements:

- Minimum 2 years QA experience 
- ISTQB Certified 
- Expertise in Smoke, Sanity, System, Functional, Regression, Iteration and End-to-End Integration testing 
- Good knowledge of software testing methodologies 
- Knowledge of Selenium and/or any other testing software 
- Experience in automated testing and implementation thereof a plus, though not essential

Skills and Competencies:

- Good knowledge of testing native apps (iOS and Android) 
- Knowledge and experience of software testing methodologies 
- Ability to turn Product requirements into test scenarios 
- Strong analytical and creative problem-solving skills 
- Excellent attention to detail 
- Ability to work in an agile environment using the SCRUM framework 
- Must be willing and able to learn new technologies quickly through self-learning 
- An excellent communicator both verbally and written

Duties and Responsibilities:

- The primary objective would be to drive the testing process through development into production 
- Setup test environments and keep them in-sync with production environments 
- Perform tests in a fast paced environment using the scrum framework 
- Use investigative and analytical skills to find defects, whilst continuing to complete tasks set by Team Leads 
- Plan and estimate test effort, including the creation, maintenance and review of test related documentation 
- Collaborate with developers as needed to resolve problems and identify the root cause of product defects