Effectively test systems by implementing the agreed testing strategy, master test plan & quality standards as the next Test Analyst sought by a reputable retailer.
You will require a relevant 3-year tertiary or NQF-aligned qualification, an ISEB / ISTQB Foundation in Software Tester Certification, an ISEB / ISTQB Advanced Test Analyst Certification, at least 3 years’ working in a software test environment involving test execution and identification of faults & knowledge of structured test methods and processes.
Participate and contribute to business area initiatives and operating plans
Understand the release and test strategy.
Understand the release and test requirements in the online environment.
Attend daily stand-up meetings regularly.
Understand the basic principles of testing and how to construct, design and schedule test cases, scenarios and scripts within various test levels and test types.
Apply effective problem-solving
Liaise with internal team as well as external teams to achieve resolution of issues identified.
Take ownership of test cases.
Report any problems or issues to test lead for necessary action.
Ensure operational efficiency
Write test cases and test scripts.
Ensure that all tickets that are logged contains the necessary details for development to resolve issue timeously.
Ensure clear and accurate release notes are received from development teams.
Conduct test case execution, including smoke-testing and sanity-testing.
Update the test results (provide evidence).
Log defects in the tracking tool.
Re-test fixes and related functionality.
Ensure test data are kept up to date.
Liaise with other 3rd party teams as and when needed for a release or projects.
Monitor and maintain processes and procedures
Prepare the test setup and data.
Prepare / update the test case documentation to agreed procedures and standards.
REQUIREMENTS : Qualifications
Relevant 3-year tertiary or NQF-aligned qualification.
ISEB / ISTQB Foundation in Software Testing Certification required.
ISEB / ISTQB Advanced Test Analyst Certification.
Experience / Skills
Minimum 3 years’ experience working in a software test environment involving test execution and identification of faults.
Good knowledge of structured test methods and processes.
Experience in business or systems analysis advantageous.
While we would really like to respond to every application, should you not be contacted for this position within 10 working days please consider your application unsuccessful.