Test Manager - Cape Town, South Africa - Paracon

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Cape Town, South Africa

1 month ago

Thabo Mthembu

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A company that has been well known for its exceptional export services for over 90 years based in Cape Town.

They have delivered valuable services to the perishable products industry and assisted organisations by providing them with quality product inspections.

What are we looking for:

The client is looking for an individual who will take full responsibility for the quality and test advocacy, resource planning and management of the test team.

Drive resolution of issues that arise from testing, and ensure high-quality products for release into the market.

Details of Role:

  • Allocate tasks to the test analysts and manage their deliverables as per sprint planning
  • Improve quality and testing time using automation
  • Implement testing strategy and drive the execution
  • Provide or recommend the training to test analysts on testing tools and methodologies
  • Create, maintain and enforce quality assurance benchmarks
  • Perform system integration testing.
  • Determine test metrics and measurements of the deliverable, as well of the Testing team
  • Analyse and create test requirements and scenarios with correct coverage and linking to acceptance criteria of user stories
  • Prepare and maintain test environments
  • Conduct efficient testing and evaluation during the sprint cycles, iteratively evolving the test plans
  • Create, Maintain and enhance the test plans repository with deliverables and reporting timelines
  • Provide test results and test status to the relevant stakeholders
  • Manage and develop the testing team
  • Track and report on software defects (Azure DevOps Services)
  • Create, Maintain and implement Test Automation
  • Mentor test analysts
  • Develop a test plan for every deliverable

Location & Type:

  • Cape Town/ Hybrid working model

Minimum Requirements:

  • 5 years experience as a Test Manager
  • 5 years of experience in creating test plans, test strategies, roadmaps, methodologies and frameworks
  • Regression Testing, System Integration Testing, Functionality testing
  • 5 plus years experience in SQL
  • Microservices experience
  • Experience in C#
  • Experience in Azure DevOps Services
  • Experience testing APIs
  • Experience testing Webbased UI
  • 5 years of experience with Automated testing (Development, Execution, Analysis and Reporting)

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