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Ozow (PTY) Ltd

Senior Test Analyst

Development – Cape Town, Western Cape
Department Development
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

Senior Test Analyst - Job Description 

We are looking for an organised, out of the box thinker with the willingness to learn, prioritise and adapt. You will need to be accompanied by a strong technical background and excellent problem-solving skills to join South Africa’s fastest growing payment gateway provider as a Test Analyst. If you have what it takes, please read on…

Introducing Ozow

Ozow is a simple, real-time EFT payment solution, that allows the consumer access to make secure, instant payments directly into a merchants bank account. This payment gateway facilitates transactions via eCommerce, mobile, eBilling and in-store transactions.

What we need from you

We are looking for a  test analyst who will be required to design, develop and execute test strategies, test plans and test cases to ensure the integrity and quality of the software remain intact before changes are deployed to the staging and production environments. You will efficiently perform these tasks throughout each development iteration and communicate effectively with team members to ensure issues are understood and resolved as quickly as possible.

You will need to be able to multi-task and must also have exceptional organisation skills as you will have to work with the development team to coordinate deployments. You will also be responsible for periodic regression testing of production systems to identify any potential bugs and to ensure the system is functioning correctly. 

You will need to have experience with or have an aptitude to learn automated testing, load testing as well as performance testing.

What the job entails…

  • Create and execute test plans within an agile environment
  • Manage testing throughout the SDLC
  • Map functional requirements to test cases
  • Automate manual tests for applications
  • Documentation and execution of acceptance, regression, functional and stress testing of the system
  • Liaise with stakeholders to resolve test issues and application enhancements
  • Risk-based testing and prioritisation
  • Develop Software Test Specifications, test reports and validation protocols for unit, integration and performance testing
  • Review requirements, specifications, user documentation and other projects documentation to assure quality of the products and tests to be developed
  • Ensure proper version control and configuration management
  • Design and create test scripts to address areas such as software scenarios, regression testing, negative testing, error or bug retests, or usability in preparation for implementation
  • As a senior member of the team, the ability to provide mentorship and guidance is a must

The Nitty Gritty Details. Lets get this show on the road…

  • ISEB or ISTQB Certification (Foundation) [Not negotiable]
  • Must have a 3-year IT diploma or relevant degree
  • At least 5 years job-related experience
  • Proven experience with tools such as SoapUI, Selenium and JMeter an advantage
  • Experience working within agile frameworks such as Scrum
  • Exposure to load or performance testing

The benefits

The benefits of joining Ozow is that you get to experience vibrant growth first-hand. Come and be part of this highly energetic, enthusiastic, positive team whose sole focus is on growth, growing personally as individuals, locally and globally as a trendsetter. We are big into a healthy and balanced lifestyle by encouraging healthy diets and activity. By joining Ozow, you will further be part of weekly, monthly and annual recognition awards. 

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  • Location
    Cape Town, Western Cape
  • Department
    Development
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Experienced
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