Specialist QA Engineer - Contract (PDG20004683)



ZAR400 - ZAR470/hour

- South Africa -- Johannesburg Metro -- Johannesburg

Job Type

26 July 2022

Closing date
26 Aug 2022 23:59

Our Client a global tech firm is seeking a Specialist QA Engineer to join their team in Sandton. They offer stability, growth, attractive rates and a great working environment.

The candidate will be responsible to ensure that a product is completely stable and . this needs to be accomplished by working closely with QA Lead and team, Development & Portfolio teams through early design of test plan, test cases, automation and reporting results to the concerned team for the assigned projects/products.


  • Review and analyze business requirements, user stories and architecture diagrams
  • Gain product and business understanding and apply it in testing activities to improve test coverage and identify defects
  • Develop and execute test plan, test cases with the requisite details and capture test evidence.
  • Test planning and execution with focus to ensure end to end testing considering enhancements, impacted areas
  • Impacted areas analysis and enhancing manual, automation regression test packs
  • Analyze, plan and prepare test data to be used for manual, automated test execution
  • Adherence to the established processes and best practices.
  • Identify defects and track them through the defect life cycle.
  • Develop, Maintain, debug automation scripts using existing TestNG based framework for Change and Regression.
  • Enhance framework and create reusable methods on need basis.
  • Conduct effective self-review of own deliverables and peer reviews.
  • Publish test status reports on-demand or as per defined milestones in line with the established framework.
  • Work with diverse, distributed teams and collaborate with internal teams.
  • Mentor fellow Quality engineers, evangelizing best practices of testing, automation and technical processes.


  • 5 – 8 years hands-on experience in Software Testing.
  • At least 4 years of hands-on experience in test automation in Selenium with Core Java using standard frameworks (Hybrid, Keyword, TestNG).
  • Strong knowledge of SDLC, software QA methodologies, tools and processes.
  • Solid understanding of OOPs concepts
  • Experience in API Testing using– SoapUI, Postman, Rest assured ; or Database Testing skills with SQL
  • Experience on Performance testing tools - Jmeter
  • Experienced with version control systems like SVN, Git.
  • Know-how to setup Continuous Integration tools will be an advantage.
  • Knowledge or working experience of agile methodology
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills and ability to work with cross functional remote teams.
  • Self-starter and proactive with a strong sense of urgency to get the job done on time with quality.
  • Demonstrate ability to learn new skills and improve upon current skills quickly within a continually changing, challenging environment.

Contact information

Ashley Singh

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