Position Description :
The Foschini Group (TFG) is looking to add great new talent to our Business Systems’ division. If you have extensive testing experience and are committed to quality, then you need to join the division in developing world-
class IT solutions. The position requires a self-motivated, analytical professional with dynamic, hands-on technical testing experience.
Candidates will be expected to be involved in all aspects of testing across a variety of different projects.
Your key performance areas will be :
Reviewing business and system requirements to ensure testability and to identify issues early
Preparing test plans and test schedules
Designing test cases and test scenarios to effectively test Credit systems and applications
Executing test cases to evaluate system quality and mitigate risk
Performing a variety of different functional and non-functional testing types
Identifying and investigating issues
Logging defects and tracking them through to resolution.
Monitoring and reporting on testing progress, as well as system quality
Interacting effectively with development teams and business users
Interacting with different companies, including 3rd party vendors and service providers
Experience / Skills / Education :
A relevant tertiary qualification
More than 5 years of solid testing experience across a range of application types including web, mobile and desktop
An understanding of the role that testing plays in Waterfall and Agile development projects
Experience in using a range of technical tools to aid testing effort e.g. SOAPUI, Postman
Prior experience in using test management tools e.g. JIRA, Microsoft Test Manager
Some knowledge of test automation would be advantageous
Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to communicate at all levels
The ability to self manage deliverables and to communicate concerns
PREFERENCE WILL BE GIVEN, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, CANDIDATES FROM DESIGNATED GROUPS IN TERMS OF THE EMPLOYMENT EQUITY ACT.