Studio 29

Quality Assurance Technician

  • Location George, Western Cape
  • Category Software Testing
  • Job Type Permanent
  • Salary Negotiable
  • Ref # 5561

Our client is looking for Quality Assurance Technicians to join their growing development team. The successful candidate will be joining a young, dynamic team responsible for building new and exciting tech solutions in the insurance space.

Roles and responsibilities:

  • Assisting the team in designing and implementing a testing framework.
  • Testing multiple applications on a host of platforms and devices to ensure the quality and identify bugs to be fixed.
  • Auditing of existing systems.
  • Improving release quality and facilitating our SDLC through testing and quality assurance
  • Building Automated Tests using Selenium and Postman.
  • Continuous improvements to process and overall testing
  • Identifying software application weaknesses and target areas
  • Reviewing software bug reports and highlighting problem areas
  • Writing automation scripts and implementing software applications
  • Troubleshooting automation software
  • Identifying quality issues and creating test reports.
  • Collaborating with the Development team to solve application faults.
  • Create new automated tests and tasks and convert existing manual tests and tasks where applicable.
  • Ensure that bugs are identified and resolved before going into production
  • Taking part in cross-team activities such as knowledge-sharing and documentation

Skills/experience that you should have:

  • Matric or equivalent.
  • Basic knowledge of Unit and Feature testing libraries
  • Basic understanding programming frameworks.
  • Knowledge of SDLC
  • Basic Understanding of APIs and use of Postman
  • Experience in C# based Selenium Automation frameworks
  • Familiarity with programming script languages including programming skills including automation systems and databases
  • C# (or similar scripting) experience
  • Previous experience working as a QA automation engineer
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Agile Methodology
  • Knowledge of Azure CI/CD
  • Execute manual test cases to assist manual testing
  • Knowledge of the Atlassian tools (Jira, Confluence, Trello, etc).
  • Thoroughness and desire for self-development.
  • Problem-solving ability.
  • A good team player and an excellent communicator (written and verbal).

Other advantageous skills/experience:

  • Any software testing certification or relevant degree.
  • Experience in Security Testing
  • Experience in LnP (load & performance) Testing
  • Project management
  • react and/or angular experience

It is important to note that this position is based in George, Western Cape.

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