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QA TEST ANALYST – join AGILE Team in fast growing FinTech business – R480K – R550K - - STELLENBOSCH

Job Title: QA TEST ANALYST – join AGILE Team in fast growing FinTech business – R480K – R550K - - STELLENBOSCH
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stellenbosch
Salary: R480K - R550K/annum
Contact Name: Gary Silbermann
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 12, 2018 11:19

Job Description

An awesome opportunity for a QA TEST ANALYST / AGILE TESTER to work in a small, highly skilled development team in the FinTech arena, based in STELLENBOSCH.

This position will really suit you if you’re looking for a small business that produces world-class software solutions and you’re keen to work in a business with zero micro-management, no red tape, no politics etc. This is simply a great business, successful and growing rapidly and with a bunch of highly skilled technologist.

Based in STELLENBOSCH this QA TEST ANALYST / AGILE TESTER role offers a salary of R450K – R550K/annum.

A specialist pan-African FINANCIAL SERVICES / FINTECH Business with a strong track record of success across a number of African countries. They are a high-tech company offering credit and loans facilities to a large consumer base. Unlike Financial Services corporates their success has been driven by their innovation and speed to market.  

As AGILE TESTER / QA TEST ANALYST you will join a Team of 3 Developers, a Product Owner and a Systems Analyst. This team are highly experienced, and you will therefore need to be a confident Tester who can get on with the work with minimal supervision.    

RESPONSIBILITIES include: Reviewing and assessing requirements, user stories and designs; Preparation of test cases, test data and test plans; Setup of test environments, execution of manual tests (functional, customer scenario, usability, performance and scalability testing) and reporting of defects; Ensure software is of high quality; Facilitate UAT and collaborate with team members. 

To excel in this environment, you would require: A passion for helping to deliver working software to the businesses, rapidly and of high quality; A high concern for order, quality and accuracy; Experience writing SQL to query databases, to assist in analysis and testing; Analytical skills and ability to see the big picture; A willingness to learn about FinTech products and basic terminology and principles of the credit industry; Be able to challenge the status quo and bring new ideas to the team.
ISTQB (or equivalent) Certification will be a strong advantage.
Experience in an iterative software development (Agile/SCRUM) environment. 
Solid experience in Manual and UAT testing.
A keen desire to work in a small high performing tech business with no micro-management. 

If you qualify for this role, please email your CV directly to:
Gary Silbermann 
021 801 5001

If you have not had a response to your application within 14 days please consider your application to be unsuccessful.