The Role :
Are you looking for the next exciting opportunity? Our innovative client is looking for a Senior Test Analyst who would be responsible for test planning, execution and reporting on issues.
12 Month Contract - Remote until further notice
Preferably Gauteng Based
Skills and Experience :
Qualification : Matric
Informatics Degree / Diploma
Skills and experience :
Minimum 6 years'' experience in Testing roles
Interpreting business and technical specifications to create test plans
Software Regression Framework
Regression, usability, sanity and functional testing methods
Fitnesse experience advantageous
Automated Testing experience preferred
Key Accountabilities :
Create and Implement Test Plans for a Scheduled Release and / or Small Project
Add all required Testing Tasks to the Scrum Board for each story
Ensure that all Requirements are added to JIRA for each story
Understand the Product and Business specifications and extract test requirements.
Design test cases and test scenarios based on analysis of product and business specifications.
Script Test Cases for all stories into standard tool (JIRA)
Map Test Cases to Requirements
Ensure that test cases are reviewed and signed off by the Business Analyst
Ensure that the necessary Test Data is created for Test Cases
Ensure that all environmental setup / configuration is done for Testing
Peer Review of test cases
Review test requirements with the test manager and business analyst.
Review Acceptance Criteria of all assigned stories
Ensure that all Test Cases are executed within the required timelines
Test Cases Execution Rate should conform to the approved Execution Rate standards
Ensure that the necessary Test Evidence is included for every test run.
Ensure that Defects are logged for all failed test cases
Ensure that the defect conforms to the approved Defect format for standard tool (JIRA)
Retest all defects immediately after they are resolved and deployed to the environment
Escalate all showstopper defects to the Test Lead / Dev Manager
Run Cycle 2 / Regression around the feature once all defects have been resolved
Ensure zero high impact defects in Production environment
Provide Support to UAT team during UAT Execution
Apply Multiple Testing techniques and efficiencies
Update and send daily status details to Test Lead
Raise all risks with the Test Manager and / or Dev Manager and implement identified mitigation actions
Raise all scope creep / change in scope to the Test Manager and / or Dev Manager
Provide Impact analysis on the current workload
Govern the testing completed by federated teams to ensure accurate test coverage and adherence to processes.