Senior Automation Test Analyst (JavaScript/C#)

IT – Analyst, Data Management ~ IT – Software Development
Cape Town – Western Cape ~ Johannesburg – Gauteng

MITIGATE software quality risks as the next Senior Automation Test Analyst sought by an innovative Investment Firm. Your role will also entail delivering cutting-edge test automation solutions for Institutional IT applications while improving and optimizing existing automation solutions. The successful candidate requires 5+ years’ software test automation experience including Full Stack Testing, strong test analysis, solid JavaScript/C# and must be comfortable juggling the complexity and delivery of multiple projects. Any exposure to Asset Management will prove beneficial.
  • Mitigate software quality risks through effective use of test automation.
  • Define effective test automation approach.
  • Contribute towards test automation in terms of design, coding and code review.
  • Evaluate test tools and identify best way to apply them in the team.
  • Run POCs on future testing technologies and frameworks.
  • Evaluate and optimise use of test automation tools.
  • Implement test automation framework(s).
  • Share automation knowledge and help grow manual tester’s technical competencies.
  • Minimum of 5+ years software test automation experience including Full Stack Testing.
  • Strong test analysis skills.
  • Solid coding skills (JavaScript or C# preferable).
  • Comfortable with complexity and able to deliver simultaneously across multiple projects / responsibilities.
  • Asset Management experience would be beneficial.
  • Proactive self-starter with a high work ethic.
  • Continuous learning mindset.
  • Excellent attention to detail – data and detail driven.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills – evaluative.
  • Very disciplined and methodical, thorough working style and determined and persistent – conscientious.
  • Able to work efficiently both independently and within the team.
  • Deadline driven.
  • Impartial and challenging – independent minded and outspoken.
  • High achiever and performance driven.
  • Enthusiastic, passionate, and resilient.