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Software Test Analyst (PTA)

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Ensure software compliance while developing & executing test cases to ensure exceptional product quality as the next Software Test Analyst sought by an innovative HealthTech company in Pretoria. You will require a relevant Certification or other qualification in Software Testing preferably with a Software-related Degree/Diploma, 2-3 years’ relevant experience, be skilled with Automation Test tools & platforms, SQL & Databases, Java/C#, knowledge of the SDLC and the Software Test Life Cycle (STLC) and testing multiple platforms, including web and mobile based systems. 



Analysis & Planning – 

Develop test designs, test processes, test cases, test data, test scenarios, test environment and prioritisation of test activities at all stages of the development life cycle. 

Develop and execute software testing plans, specific to the needs of each product or system, having analysed the specific 

requirements for such product or system. 

Document software testing plans and reports. 

Maintain documentation for testing. 


Software Testing & Programming –  

Ensure that all work is tested, benchmarked and fulfils functional requirements submitting for deployment. 

Prepare test environment, examples and instructions. 

Identify and facilitate issue resolution with functional and technical groups (including problem reproduction). 

Execute tests in a repeatable manner for verification when Software Component Changes are made. 

Design and develop automated test scripts that are reusable and maintainable using available tools. 

Document test results and communicate these back to the Team as through verbal and written channels. 

Plan and manage the complete test cycle of software development from requirements testing to user acceptance 

and release testing. 

Carry out regular integration and compatibility testing of software against different versions of both iOS and Android devices, different mobile device brands, screen sizes and browsers. 

Integration, functional and compatibility testing of hardware sets with software. 

Ensure testing is completed to ensure product conforms to requirements and standards. 


Reporting & Documentation – 

Collection and document testing requirements, development of user stories, test cases, time estimates and work plans. 

Assist in maintaining system and product change logs and release notes according to company standards. 

Manage, track and update tasks on Jira. 

Create templates for testing documentation and use cases 

Keep testing documentation up to date and up to standard. 

Prepare reports, manuals and other documentation on the status, operation and testing of software. 


Communication – 

Provide timeous, efficient and effective feedback on task status to team lead and team. 

Proactively keep all stakeholders updated on progress, risks and problems. 

Provide insight and feedback on queries regarding relevant projects and performance. 

Prepare feedback and status reports for team meetings. 



Qualifications – 

Qualification or Certification in Software Testing. (Essential) 

Diploma/Degree in Software Related Area. (Desirable) 


Experience/Skills – 

2 – 3 Years relevant experience. 

Automated Test tools and platforms. 

Software development life cycle (SDLC) and the software test life cycle (STLC). 

Basic understanding of databases and SQL. 

Common software failures and faults. 

Testing multiple platforms, including web and mobile based systems. 

Documentation and maintenance of software test artifacts. 

Using testing methodologies and techniques. 

Coding experience in Java or C#. 


Advantageous – 

Selenium, Zephyr and JIRA experience. 



Documents facts. 

Interprets data. 

Adapts practical approaches. 

Provides insights. 

Establishes rapport. 

Convinces people. 

Makes decisions. 

Conveys self-confidence. 

Thinks positively. 

Team working. 

Follows procedures. 

Pursues goals. 


While we would really like to respond to every application, should you not be contacted for this position within 10 working days please consider your application unsuccessful. 



When applying for jobs, ensure that you have the minimum job requirements. Only SA Citizens will be considered for this role. If you are not in the mentioned location of any of the jobs, please note your relocation plans in all applications for jobs and correspondence. 

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