Vacancy: Test Lead

The Basics

: IT – Software

Reports into:  IT Project Manager

Location:  JHB Area, remote

Role type:  Contract – 3 months

About the Role

  • Accountable for the test process implementation – Testing of the Group V1 platform to ensure that a quality system is delivered to our clients.
  • Responsible for identifying test requirements.
    Project manage the User Acceptance Testing phase for each implementation.
  • Contribute to the continuous improvement of the testing process and test methodologies.
  • Manage activities during testing and ensure resolution of all defects.

What you will do:

Area of responsibility may include but not limited to

  • Develop and contribute to the overall testing strategy
  • Participate in JAD sessions to extract requirements needed to compile test plans.
  • Understand the Product and Business specifications and extract test requirements.
  • Review test requirements with the test manager and business analyst.
  • Design test cases and test scenarios based on analysis of business specifications.
  • Provide estimates for completing test cases and execution.
  • Build and maintain a repository of regression test cases.
  • Work closely with the test manager and systems analysts to coordinate test activities and in so doing, ensure quality end results are achieved.
  • Data capturing of the test cases used for manual testing.
  • Perform functional, negative, positive and regression testing.
  • Logging, tracking and resolution of defects on JIRA.
  • Participate in reviewing team members’ work.
  • Educate and coach junior team members.
  • Resolve production queries with little or no support and provide junior team members with appropriate guidance in resolving the queries.
  • Potentially manage a team of testers.
  • Develop load, performance and stress testing plans