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Test Engineer

Job Title: Test Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Mauritius
Salary: Attractive
Reference: DSO1403
Job Published: October 11, 2018 13:14

Job Description

Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for creating test cases and scripts using agreed methods and standards
  • Performs test execution and reports test results
  • Responsible for the documentation of defects
  • Contributes to the definition of testing strategies to be used throughout the department
  • Interprets and executes test plans
  • Undertakes all work in accordance with agreed technical and quality standards and using appropriate methods and tools in order to achieve well-engineered products
  • Is able to plan, schedule and monitor own work within a limited time horizon, using effective applicable methods, procedures tools, equipment and standards
  • Documents all work using required standards, methods and tools, including prototyping tools where appropriate
  • Documents test failures and successes compared with pre-determined criteria, in accordance with agreed standards
  • Produces test case suites, test scripts, and test procedures (with expected results) to be executed
  • Uses normal operating facilities, test scripts, diagnostic tools, technical manuals and systems documentation to identify, diagnose and report on basic system errors.
  • Active participation in relevant meetings such as requirement testing
  • Where appropriate produces automated test scripts on approved tools
  • Where appropriate produces automated performance test pack and executes the tests
  • May be required to work out of office hours to test production deployments


Soft Skills

  • Knowledge of all aspects of software testing
  • Excellent knowledge of SQL
  • Knowledge of a defect tracking tool eg Jira
  • Knowledge of basic system architecture
  • Knowledge of automation testing tool eg selenium
  • Knowledge of performance testing tool eg LoadRunner
  • Has a systematic, disciplined and analytical approach to all work undertaken.
  • Preferably certified at foundation level
  • Demonstrates effective oral and written communication ability covering all routine activity and contacts
  • Pays close attention to detail
  • Team player with ability to collaborate within different geographic regions
  • Organised and proactive
*Dear Candidate, kindly note that this role is not managed by Castille. DSOgroup, in this case, is responsible to manage the application process. In case of any difficulties, feel free to contact, and we will direct your query to the relevant contact at DSOgroup.