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Employer: ThornTree Group (Pty) Ltd


Our client that is within the financial services industry is looking for an experienced Test Analyst, whether you have manual / functional testing or automation testing experience – we are looking for YOU!!


Key responsibilities:

  • As test analyst, you are responsible for the identification, analysis, design and execution of test cases in line with the agreed test approach for the application in question. You will report to the team lead or project manager depending on the team structure.


  • Engage with project and business role players to identify test requirements for new functionality across various initiatives.
  • Define and design test cases to meet the test requirements.
  • Identify and set up test data.
  • Identify test data requirements in dependent applications and align availability with the execution schedule.
  • Provide test scope and effort estimates.
  • Provide a test schedule aligned to the release plan.
  • Test Execution

    • Perform test execution within all test cycles (system testing through to business readiness testing).
  • Log defects according to the agreed process and standard.
  • Provide progress reports.
  • Risk identification and reporting.
  • Liaise with development team and business analysts.
  • Produce test related documentation (test plans, test matrices, defect logs, etc.).
  • Be able to work under pressure and to given deadlines.
  • Work as a team member and communicate openly and clearly so that appreciation can be gained by the team.
  • Work in an efficient and optimal manner to provide a professional service.
  • Candidate Requirements


    • Grade 12
  • An Appropriate Testing Tertiary Qualification


    • A minimum of 3 to 5 years experience in testing within an application development team.
    • Experience with testing tools.
  • Understanding of software quality assurance principles.
  • Good working knowledge of testing best practices and frameworks.
  • Understanding of different SDLC methodologies (waterfall, agile, etc.).
  • Good understanding of database structures and SQL.
  • Understanding of all forms of testing.
  • Required Skills
    Testing within an application development team : 3 to 4 years
    Experience with testing tools : 3 to 4 years
    Apply before Monday, April 24, 2017 - 12 Hours left Companies may expire jobs at their own discretion. If you have not received a response within two weeks, your application was most likely unsuccessful.
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