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Software Tester

Location: Bellville, Cape Town

Ref: LRP24010

Type: Permanent

Industry: Professional

An established and rapidly expanding transport, logistics & software platform business based in Bellville, Cape Town is seeking to appoint an experienced Software Tester on a permanent basis to join their current software platform team.

Responsibilities

  • Evaluating and validating user stories, use cases, and requirement documents to ensure both clarity and practicality.
  • Engaging in collaborative efforts with peers across various departments to ensure cohesion and unity of purpose.
  • Performing comprehensive testing at all stages, including system, integration, and regression testing, to ensure robust software performance.
  • Creating and maintaining automated scripts as necessary to streamline the testing process.
  • Identifying, documenting, and tracking any discrepancies or defects in the software to ensure they are addressed promptly.
  • Providing efficient problem resolution to maintain project momentum and adherence to timelines.
  • Integrating quality engineering methodologies throughout the product development life cycle, especially within an Agile framework.
  • Generating and maintaining documentation and support materials to enhance product reliability and team reference.
  • Keeping up-to-date with emerging industry technologies and methodologies to continuously improve personal expertise and the effectiveness of the testing process.
  • Investigating new tools and technologies with the potential to enhance operational workflows.
  • Focusing on both mobile and desktop environments as primary platforms for testing activities.
  • Conducting exploratory testing to uncover issues that structured testing may not reveal.
  • Analyzing potential risks and the impact of features to inform the development and testing strategies.

Requirements

  • 2-5 years' experience in a software testing or related role.
  • Experience with automation testing is advantageous.
  • Proficient in managing multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Experience with HHS EPLC is preferred.
  • Capable of working effectively in a fast-paced environment with little supervision.
  • A strong sense of ownership, pride in performance, and its impact on company success.
  • Critical thinking and problem-solving abilities.
  • A cooperative team member mentality.
  • Good at managing time effectively.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Comfort with agile development practices.

Tools

  • Azure DevOps
  • Cucumber
  • GIT

Salary:  R35000 to R60000/month, dependant on skills and experience

 

HOW TO APPLY:

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  • Once your application has been made, you will receive a generic e-mail to confirm the receipt of your application.
  • Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
  • Should you not be contacted by a consultant within 2 weeks, please consider your application as unsuccessful.