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QA Specialist / Tester

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We are looking for a Lead QA Specialist who will be responsible for testing and related duties operating on a small, dedicated QA team operating within a Windows environment.


The position will develop, document, and execute test plans and test cases, as well as generate and maintain automation scripts if required. The position will also document, and track software bugs identified through testing and generally work with developers to resolve outstanding issues.

• Develop and document test plans, test cases, SQL scripts and automation scripts based on user requirements, condition data as required
• Document and execute regression, functional, and integration tests
• Document and track software failures using JIRA and/or similar tools
• Work with developers and QA team members to resolve outstanding bugs
• Support ongoing work to automate and document QA regression testing


• 3+ years’ experience as a QA engineer
• Knowledge of Flexcube
• Knowledge of Retail Investment domain
• Knowledge of Transfer Agency
• Knowledge of front-end development technologies and tools e.g. HTML, CSS etc.
• Knowledge of database query languages e.g. SQL
• Knowledge of web applications

Competencies and ideal personality attributes:
• Detail oriented, and not willing to say "OK" until something meets your standards
• Passionate about great user experiences
• Knowledgeable about testing methodologies
• Able to develop test plans and test cases in an agile development environment
• A great team player, able to interact easily with both business and technology stakeholders
• Full of ideas about how to make your life easier through effective automation of quality assurance testing
• Strong analytical skills and strong attention to detail
• Ability to communicate effectively with teams and stakeholders
• Ability to source information from the users/clients
• Ability to work under pressure, time management, provide reasonable effort estimations and to be able to multi-task across multiple projects and communicate effectively.

Software, Systems knowledge:
• Understanding of financial markets and financial systems
• Experience with testing Financial products and websites

Highly Desirable:1
• Flexcube
• Bizagi
• Digiata
• SQL experience beneficial

Kindly note that if you havent received feedback within 2 weeks of submitting your application, consider it as unsuccessful

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Banking/Finance And Investment

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Geographic Location

Western Cape - Southern Suburbs (Cape)