Takealot.com, South Africa’s leading online retailer, is looking for a highly talented Test Automation Specialist (Backend) – Logistics to join our team in either Cape Town, Stellenbosch or Johannesburg.
- Develop status reports based on test completion/findings and communicate these to team leaders including any impact on the overall project plan.
- Mentoring and guiding the test team on test approaches and automation suite.
- Identify testing deficiencies and subsequently implementing automated tests based on their requirements
- Develop and execute automated test cases to diagnose issues and bugs, creating test data when required.
- Implement automation framework with continuous integration/deployment covering UI, API, unit, DB and integration tests.
- Strong interpersonal skills including the ability to promote cooperation between a developer, Technical project managers, and QA team.
- Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, including the ability to understand and critique requirements.
- Flexible and adaptable for changing priorities or circumstances.
- Flexibility to learn new technologies and explore new tools with ease
Qualification & Experience:
- Experience in testing multiple platforms, including desktop, web and mobile-based systems
- Experience managing testing throughout the SDLC (development testing, unit/integration testing, API testing, performance testing, system testing, and regression testing, etc..)
- Experience on writing test documentation such as test plans and test cases depending upon the project
- Experience using configuration management and version control using GIT or SVN.
- Experience in using bug tracking tools such as Jira
- Bachelor’s Degree or Advanced Diploma in Information Systems, Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering and a minimum of 3 years of Test Automation experience in a software/technology environment is required.
- Experience in using test management tools such as Xray, Tesflo
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Job Functions: Retail
Job Location: Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Application Deadline: N/A