Job title: Contract QA Engineer / Product Tester (3 months)
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Expertise: Old Bullhorn info
Location: Cape Town
Job published: 2020-12-08
Job ID: 33842
Contact name: Heather Johnson, Justin Durandt
Phone number: 021 531 2015, 0215312015
Contact email: heather@keyrecruitment.co.za, justin@keyrecruitment.co.za

Job Description

One of our clients, is looking for a contractor QA Engineer / Product Tester to join the team for three months.

The position will be responsible for developing test cases and implementing testing methods and

tools to achieve this purpose.

You will need to work closely with our Engineering and Product teams to make sure that developed functionality is fit for purpose.

The type of QA responsibilities you're likely to take on include:

● Create, update, and execute test plans and test cases for developed functionality

● Continuously improve test coverage by implementing new manual and automated tests

● Create and update internal QA documentation to ensure that tests are repeatable

● Complete regular performance, stress, and security tests

● Review user stories to determine requirements, acceptance criteria, and test approach

● Provide regular feedback on functionality, usability, and defects

The Competencies We're After

● Excellent communication and collaboration skills

● Strong analytical thinker who is process driven

● Excellent attention to detail

● Able to live, demonstrate and get excited about the company  values

● You think and act customer first

The Skills and Experience We're Looking For

● A relevant tertiary level qualification (BSc in Computer Science, BTech, BEng) or equivalent experience

● +2 years experience as a QA Engineer or equivalent experience in similar role

● Experience across the full SDLC or equivalent

● Experience documenting test and design artefacts (use cases, success criteria, etc.)

● Experience with manual testing using tools such as Postman, Swagger, etc. or equivalent

● Exposure to data quality, validation and reasonability testing or equivalent

● Exposure to unit testing, stress test and load testing concepts or equivalent

● Exposure to automation testing tools such as Selenium or equivalent

● Exposure to testing of platforms that utilize micro-services and/or service oriented architecture or equivalent

● Exposure to Agile development or equivalent

● Exposure to source control (e.g. SourceTree, Bitbucket, Github) or equivalent

● Exposure to demonstrating functionality on QA environments