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Test Analyst

Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in Cape Town CBD
Job TypePermanent
EducationBachelors Degree / National Diploma Computer Science
Experience5+ years

Job Description

Test Analyst position is available with a very well established company in the Cape Town area. The client is looking for a customer focused individual who is a lateral thinker and pays attention to the finer details.


• Compile test suites and procedures to cover functional, navigational, regression, integration and stress testing

• Review specifications, extract business rules, compile test plans

• Generate test cases according to the needs and complexity of web based applications and websites

• Liaise with product owners, scrum masters, business analysts, developers and quality assurance during product development and testing phases, through to production and maintenance

• Generate accurate and comprehensive test reports for presentation to business

• Ensure that all testing documentation and wiki repository remains current

• Utilise defect tracking mechanisms and drive issues with relevant parties

• Keep abreast of emerging software testing methodologies and practices

• Contribute to process improvement strategy and the driving of implementation

• Actively communicate user experience (UX) improvement recommendations to the team, steering the organisation towards market fit

• Knowledge and exposure to web testing automation frameworks and web service testing is advantageous

Qualifications and Experience:

• Bachelor Degree or National Diploma preferred in Computer Science, Information Technology, Information Systems or similar

• Software Testing certification

• UX, usability, human computer interaction or similar certification an advantage

• QA best practice

• Understanding of web hosting platforms

• Agile development methodology and scrum

• SQL and XML experience

• Cross-browser challenges on both PC and Mac

• Understanding of web-based social network concepts and functionality

• Minimum two years’ experience with web and cross-browser testing

• Software development background an advantage

• Cross platform application testing (iOS, Android, Windows Mobile, Blackberry, PC, Mac an advantage)

Interested candidates can forward their comprehensive written applications to the following e-mail: or fax to: 086 600 7977, you can also contact Justine 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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