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QE / Test Analyst (#1,022,563,160) 

Job offer #1,022,563,160 in Stellenbosch (Western Cape), South Africa


Your input matters, so be prepared for coffee fuelled, and often comical, discussions in stand ups, near keyboards or in front of white boards, where youll offer your own professional opinion in estimations, and identify potential risks while youre involved in product delivery.
You will also be needed to collaborate in an outward fashion in the software engineering teams so that they can capitalize on efficiency opportunities through workflow and test automation efforts. Asking Why? , defining How? and determining What? will be the core of your role as a Technical QE Analyst as you plan, communicate and execute test strategies .

Collaborate with the Software Quality Lead to define and implement product test strategies based on functional and non-functional requirements
Liaise with QE Analysts and automation developers to create and execute test plans
Proactively drive quality improvement through metrics and reporting
Track test coverage across components from a code and functional perspective
Be prepared to integrate with an Agile development team, taking part in planning, testing and scrum ceremonies
Coordinate with other QE team members to drive test strategies and best practice
Advocate quality and user experience throughout the SDLC

Day-to-day activities

Skills and experience

The more of the following you can offer, the better suited you will be for the position.

Technical experience

SDLC Administration tools such as JIRA or equivalent
Fundamentals of programming languages: JavaScript / Python / PHP
Source control and repositories: Bitbucket / Stash / Github
Can work within a Linux environment
Comfortable with Command Line / Terminal / Console
Knowledge of test automation: Selenium / Appium
Knowledge of API / Endpoint testing and automation (SOAP / REST) with SOAPUi or POSTMAN
Familiar with Domain Specific Languages: Gherkin / Cucumber / SpecFlow
Familiar with Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery: Jenkins / TeamCity / Docker
An understanding of microservices and the Cloud: AWS / Azure
A basic understanding of software security: SSL / Certs / Encryption technology

Experience and demeanor

A minimum of two years experience in assessing quality of software
Agile experience preferred
Relevant education / certification: ISTQB, Diploma or Degree
Ability to effectively analyze data and provide metrics
Highly tolerant in stressful situations
Great communication skills
Curious by nature
Passionate about technology
An agile problem solver
A natural collaborator

Send a detailed copy of your CV to Bonita (bonita AT replace the AT with @)
Should you not be contacted within 7 days, please consider your application as unsuccessful.

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