Test Manager

at Life Healthcare
Location Johannesburg, Johannesburg, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Management
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR



A vacancy exists for Test Manager, based at Life Healthcare Head Office, reporting to the Senior IM Programme Manager. The successful candidate will be responsible for the successful Implementation of the organization wide Test Strategy, as well as the successful delivery of all Test deliverables in a project as detailed in the Test Plan. The role involves quality & test advocacy, resource planning & management (Human and Infrastructure), and resolution of issues that impede the testing effort.


Critical Outputs

Develop a Test Strategy and Test Plan

Develop Test Case

Lead a Test Team to execute Test Case

Managing Defects uncovered

Reporting on Testing Progress

Drive Quality and Scope Verification in Testing

Accountable for the implementation and Setup of IT and physical Infrastructure for Testing (UAT, SIT environments including Physical testing locations for Head Office and In-Hospital Testing where necessary

Adapt Test Plan for both Waterfall and Agile Development methodologies

Use Automation testing, tools and/or continuous integration/continuous delivery (CI/CD)

Obtain Sign-off on Testing Phase (PVT, OAT, etc.)




B degree in IT with Industry Certification for Software Testing: ISEB; ISTQB or similar

5 to 10 years’ experience as Test Manager

Hybrid Waterfall/Agile experience


Problem-solving, analysis and judgement


Verbal & written communication and presentation

Drive & energy

Excellence orientation

Ethical behaviour


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