Tester

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

Description

 

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.

 

Responsibilities

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

 

Self-motivation

 

Leadership

 

Patience

 

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