Software Developer (Java/Python and other languages) / QA Automation Tester. Cape Town. R40k. Urgent position!


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Jun 2, 2016
Job Description
We are looking for a passionate Software Developer in Test.

  • Extensive experience of working in QA automation.
  • Proficiency in coding applications in Java, Python and other languages.
  • Experience of NodeJS.
  • A thorough understanding of SDLC, specifically automated QA processes in agile development environments.
  • Creative thinking with an ability to identify and test for functional ‘edge cases’ outside of expected functionality workflow
  • A passion to become the expert in:
  • Unit Testing
  • Behavioural Driven Development
  • UX Testing
  • UI Testing
  • Integration testing of APIs
  • Performance and scalability testing
  • Security Penetration Testing * Experience in writing, executing and monitoring automated test suites using a variety of technologies including, but not limited to Selenium Webdriver, Cucumber, Concordion, Fit/FitNesse, SoapUI, PostMan.
  • Proficiency with bug tracking and test management toolsets to support development processes.
  • A strong working knowledge of testing fundamentals such as TDD & BDD.
  • Proficiency at working with relational databases such as IBM DB2, MS Sql Server & Oracle.
  • Proficiency at working with NoSQL databases such as MongoDB & Redis.
  • Good experience of open source technologies and Linux based systems.
Additional requirements
  • Experience of building test infrastructures using containerization technologies such as Docker and working within continuous delivery / continuous release pipeline processes.
  • A degree, or equivalent, in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Natural Sciences or a related discipline.
  • 3 - 5 years' experience of testing enterprise applicationsdeployed to cloud environments such as AWS, GCP or Azure.
  • Experience in mentoring developer or QA staff and end users on quality objectives and testing processes.
Budget: around R40k pm
Start Date: ASAP
Job Type: Full-time