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Test Automation Engineer Sandton

Pillangó Placements

Pillangó Placements Sandton South Africa

1 month ago

Pillango Placements

Duties & Responsibilities

A leading HealthTech platform company with a culture based on strong values, accountability, collaboration and no politics, is looking for a Test Automation Engineer. Our client believes in transforming healthcare to enhance people's lives and they find creative ways to make healthcare more affordable and accessible to everyone - all through tech. The company is a thriving and growing company that rewards great performance and offers wide and varied growth opportunities.

• Building business-focused digital solutions
• Growing and leveraging our business partnerships
• Ensure that products and solutions delivered by the company are of the highest quality.
• Follow testing processes to meet the business requirements.
• Enhance the efficiency of the testing processes with the use of test automation tools and methods
• Achieve and maintain SLAs
• Execute exploratory tests in order to gain context and log defects
• Complete test... cases in order to gain knowledge about the state of the software system
• Design and run scripts for automation in testing
• Use test automation frameworks to develop tests
• Log bugs/defect reports in defect logging applications and communicate to product stakeholders
• Design and update test cases according to product requirements
• Test specification reviews and sign-off
• Participate in code review
• Participate in project stand-ups or scrums
• Working long hours and/or over weekends may be necessary from time to time, in order to meet project timelines.
• Own transport to and from work over these times is essential

Qualifications & Experience:
• Tertiary degree (BS in Computer Science, Software Engineering, B. Com Informatics or other related technology degrees) strongly preferred
• 5 years experience in software testing
• Experience with testing in agile projects
• Experience working closely with developers while writing unit tests
• Experience testing the development and consumption of APIs and web services
• Solid working experience in one or more of the following programming languages:
• Java
• Python
• Ruby
• Scala
• Groovy
• Javascript
• Typescript
• Solid working experience in a test automation framework such as
• TestNG
• Selenium
• Appium
• Cypress
• Robot Framework
• Cucumber
• Playwright

Knowledge and Skills:
• Programming
• Writing test automation scripts
• Very good knowledge of testing methodologies
• Test analysis knowledge
• Intermediate SQL knowledge
• Unit testing experience
• Good - very good Windows operating system knowledge
• Good understanding of PC hardware
• Basic networking skills
• Familiarity with the principles of technical design and programming, both OO and procedural
• UML - Use cases and, sequence and activity
• Risk identification
• Behaviour of software systems
• HCI principles
• Keep up to date with the testing industry by means of books, online content or social media platforms

Behavioral Competence:
• Verbal and written communication skills
• Attention to detail
• Ability to work under pressure
• Ability to keep the big picture in mind when testing solutions
• Ability to manage personal delivery targets
• Ability to identify risk and communicate it
• High level analytical and problem solving skills, with a demonstrated ability to investigate complex issues and make informed decisions about them when written guidelines are not necessarily available
• Ability to build good relationships with colleagues you work closely with Other Testers, Developers, Business Analysts, Product Managers, etc.
• Great team player

NOTE - We ONLY accept online applications. We do not consider direct applications via Whatsapp or email.
SALARY DISCLAIMER: The advertised salary range is merely a guideline to attract a range of potentially suitable candidates to the advertised position. It is the prerogative of the future employer to offer a candidate any market related remuneration package in line with the candidate's qualifications, skills and level of experience
Sandton South Africa

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