Technical Test Analyst

  • Full Time
  • City Centre, Cape Town

Blue Desk Recruitment

EE candidates

My client an established asset management company is looking for an EE/AA tester. They would like someone with drive, and strong technical and problem solving skills all the way from backend to frontend. You will play a critical role in the design of the software, and there will be many challenge along the way. Automation is a key part of what they do, so you must have a strong coding background.

Experience:
You can program or are interested in learning to
You can write SQL
You know where it is most effective for a test to “live”
You speak the developers’ language
You understand the benefits of manual testing and the cost
YOU HAVE EXPERIENCE TESTING FINANCIAL APPLICATIONS
You enjoy complicated numerical calculations
You will need to help solve complex testing issues
You will need to deal with a wide range of people often under severe stress

Qualification: Degree in Computer Science or IS
Salary is market related

Only SA to apply
If you do not hear back in 5 days you have been unsuccessful

Responsibility:
Estimating effort for test tasks
Defining the test approach for each sprint
Extracting test requirements
Designing and creating test cases
Manual front- end functional testing of applications including system, integration, regressing and end to end testing as well as exploratory testing
Collaborate with developers
Manage and maintain the test environments and data
Implementing automated tests
Develop test tools
First line support
Play a central role in establishing best practices for testing in an agile environment
Product risk mitigation
Project risk mitigation
Final sign off of new releases

Job Reference #: Technical Test Analyst

Consultant Name: Carol Ann Farrelly