QA/Test Engineer

IT – Software Testing
Cape Town – Western Cape

DO you love getting stuck into the processes and implementation of Manual and Functional Testing. Then a creator of Solar Energy Solutions wants you as its next QA/Test Engineer to join its growing team. They need someone who understands what it takes to setup a QA/Test environment and will be able to grow this function to a level required to ensure stable and consistent product releases. You will have 3-6 years’ experience in a similar role in an Agile environment, have excellent verbal and written English and proficiency in RESTful API, Postman,  Unit Testing frameworks such as Pytest and beneficial to have would be Object-Oriented methodologies using Python.
  • Review and analyse system specifications.
  • Develop standards and procedures to determine product quality and release readiness.
  • Design and execute functional and manual systems and procedures to check for issues and bugs.
  • Develop and maintain repository to document and track test cases.
  • Routine reporting on issue resolution and progress.
  • Collaborate with Software Developers and domain experts to develop and implement test cases.
  • Actively contribute to the product release cycle.
  • Assist with identifying and implementing automated Unit Testing.
  • Assist with implementation and maintenance of CI/CD pipeline.
  • Manage version control through Git based repository.
  • Deliver documentation of a high standard.
  • Beneficial if you have been involved in setting up test cases from scratch, but not essential.
Experience/Skills –
  • 3 – 6 Years of QA/Testing experience in an Agile environment.
  • Proficiency in the following technologies and frameworks:
    • RESTful API, Postman.
    • Unit Testing frameworks such as Pytest.
  • Candidates must have excellent English written and spoken communication skills.
Advantageous –
  • Docker.
  • AWS cloud infrastructure including EC2, CloudFront, SQS, Route53.
  • Proficient in Git and online Git repositories such as GitHub, Bitbucket.
  • Agile development environment.
  • Understanding of Object-Oriented methodologies using Python, but no coding is required.
  • Interest in green energy.
Own it. Take accountability and responsibility for everything you do.
Solve it. Driven and able to solve complex problems.
Sorted. Have a can-do attitude, no excuses.
Passion. For bringing remarkable change to our world.
Kindness. To our team, to our planet.