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IT Test Manager

Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in South Africa. Johannesburg
SalaryR65k - R55k
Job TypePermanent
Experience5+ years

Job Description

IT Test Manager needed to join an awesome company based in JHB!


• 5+ years test management experience

• Tertiary qualification in IT / Computer Science or other relevant tertiary qualification

• Project management qualification would be an advantage

• Excellent understanding of the software development lifecycle

• Knowledge of Testing Automation tools

• Knowledge of Insurance and Financial markets will be an advantage

• Advanced MS Excel, Pivot tables to create Statistical analysis & Graphs

• Able to work under pressure

• Ability to coach and mentor junior staff

• Ability to work without supervision

• Able to work in conditions of change, flexible and open to learn new concepts and understanding of driving Testing and Change controls governance

• Ability to multi-task, Attitude of “owning” a problem or task

• Recognise the unique demands of IT with regards to non-conventional working hours

Role details:

• Consult / Advise implement most appropriate testing approaches depending on the nature of the solution, project / change

• Design and develop Test Strategy (Master Test Plan)

• Proficiency in understanding MSPROJECT will be an advantage

• Draft schedules for testing activities that consider the project dependencies and timelines

• Take corrective action and re-plan testing activities when necessary

• Plan test cycles as applicable, understanding the knowledge of Test Life Cycle Management phases, ‘Unit, System, System Integration & UAT) testing

• Advanced progress tracking and reporting, including setting up of suitable structures in the tools provided to facilitate this, e.g. statistical information of 2 weekly release implementations, extrapolation into cumulative Month-to-date and YTD (Year-to-date) production deployments of changes

• Advanced risk and Issue management

Written applications to the following e-mail: or fax to: 086 218 0530, you can also contact Megan on 011 807 8064.

Correspondence will only be conducted with short listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within 3 working days after the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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