at H2R Africa
Location Pretoria, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Engineering
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR
Street Address Pretoria



Job Summary

A Financial Institituon in Gauteng is looking for a Tester (Manager) for a 2 year contract


The Test Manager role is tasked with the overall responsibility for the test effort's success. The role involves quality and test advocacy, resource planning and management, and resolution of issues that impede the test effort.



The job responsibilities include:



Formulation and implementation of Software Testing strategies


Assist with or work together with the relevant technical authorities to identify and formulate testing requirements


Preparation and review of test schedules


Preparation and review of test reports


Formulation of communication plan including testing meetings and workshop.


Coordination of all testing activities during every stage of the test process.


Monitor testing progress according to plan and escalate where testing parties are not on course to achieve the deadlines.


Manage incidents across all involved parties and timeously escalate any which have exceeded their agreed SLA.


Raise and work together with the industry technical work groups to resolve specification documentation related incidents


Identify and communicate risk raised during testing


Prepare and facilitate the testing sign-off process.



Essential Skills

The essential skills include:



Advanced knowledge of software testing theories and practices


Advanced knowledge of Microsoft excel, word and power point


Stress management








Working across diverse projects


Working with diverse stakeholder groups


Excellent communication skills


Presentation skills


Moderation skills


Proficiency in written and spoken English



Desired Skills

The desired skills include:



Knowledge of the South African national payment systems.


Interested candidates can send their CVs