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Senior QA/Test Analyst

Senior QA/Test Analyst

Job Title: Senior QA/Test Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Mauritius
Industry:
ICT
Salary: 20000.00
Reference: 2512
Contact Name: Neeshta Hurreeram
Job Published: July 13, 2017 08:03

Job Description

Our client, a major player in the IT industry in Mauritius, is looking for Senior QA Test Analysts to join the team.  The Senior QA Tests Analysts will have to ensure the delivery of quality software solutions via development, testing or support activities and is also actively involved in providing support to junior team members via reviewing and coaching activities.

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

 

  • Essential Duties:
  • Apply technical knowledge, skills and expertise to provide development, testing or support service to clients and customers
  • Achieve delivery of core/customized products in accordance with agreed schedules, procedures and standards
  • Review deliverables of junior team members
  • Root cause analysis of defects/issues and drive resolution
  • Accurate recording of time, effort and schedule related activities via trackers
  • Good communication skills to achieve excellent customer service
  • Escalate to Team Lead and/or Lead Engineer if needed, on risks/issues identified which impact project delivery schedule
  • Take ownership and do follow up on project/s assigned
  • Monitor and control metrics for development, testing or support area Seek and respond to development feedback
  • Supervisory Responsibilities:
  • Supervision of other personnel is may be required in this position and these include:
  • Provide work direction and guidance to junior team member
  • Ensure accuracy of the work of team members via coaching and reviewing, their ability to    operate under deadlines and to work on multiple tasks
  • Provide effective team collaboration to rapidly progress projects
  • Provide training to junior team members
  • Facilitate knowledge sharing and capture within the team
  • Testing
  • Work efficiently on testing tasks
  • Design and develop automated or manual test cases/ scripts through requirements analysis and in accordance with the client and project needs and methodology standards
  • Update and maintain test cases / scripts
  • Maintain test databases, test data for use in testing
  • Provide estimates on test activities
  • Execute test cases/scripts as per plan, record test results
  • Conduct regression testing and retest failure scenarios
  • Conduct peer reviews
  • Log defects appropriately so that corrective actions may be taken
  • Act as SME on process/product
  • Resolve deficiencies/defects of application that arise from testing process
  • Supports fellow team members through coaching and assistance
  • Understand testing framework as applied in a development center

 

EDUCATIONAL / SKILL / EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS

  • Education
  • Degree holder in IT
  • At least 2-4 years’ experience in software development, testing or support environment.
  • Skills/Experience:
  • Proven Knowledge of process methodology
  • Experience in software development concepts and lifecycles
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • English Communication, Verbal and Written
  • Team Player/Focus
  • Customer Service orientation
  • Meeting targets
  • Adaptability
  • Flexibility
  • Quality Orientation
  • Information Gathering
  • Ethics and Standards

Contact: nhurreeram@castilleresources.com/57214917