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Senior Software Test Engineer

Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in South Africa. Cape Town
SalaryR312k – R264k
Job TypePermanent
EducationBachelor’s Degree or higher
Experience3-5 years

Job Description

Would you like to be a part of a company who will help define the future of web applications? Then read this! Our client is a leading web application development company and is looking for a Senior Software Test Engineer. Do you have the right stuff?


Building to test plans

Automation frameworks

Scoping projects

Mentoring junior members of the team

Working with software engineers to interpret and thoroughly understand requirements.

Qualifications and Experience (Essential):

Bachelor’s Degree or higher

Minimum of 3-5 years in-depth experience in black box and white box testing

Previous automation experience required

Proven experience in writing test plans and test cases

Ability to track testing results and report metrics to management team

Strong knowledge of Windows, Linux/Unix, and Mac OS X

Moderate SQL skills

Qualifications and Experience (Desirable):

Previous experience with load testing tools like Web Loader

Sys Admin skills for setting up and maintaining development, testing and staging environments

Prior experience building or testing Flash, Flex, and/or Air based applications

Previous programming experience with C++, C#, Java, PHP, Ruby, or other OO languages preferred

Advanced web development skills (e.g. HTML, CSS, JavaScript, AJAX and etc.) preferred

Advanced knowledge of TCP/IP preferred

Interested candidates can forward their comprehensive written applications to the following e-mail: or fax to: 086 600 7977. You can also contact Janine on 021 551 8638

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

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