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Software Test Analyst (Nairobi)

Nairobi, Kenya · Information Technology
Develop and document software testing plans,
Prepare Test data in preparation for system end to end testing/UAT
 Design Test cases from test basis in preparation for testing.
Determine entry and exit criteria for all phases of testing in scope for a particular project
Define testing environments required for testing
Execute Integration and System Testing
Provide support UAT efforts
Analyze and document results of software application tests and information and telecommunication systems tests
Develop and implement software and information system testing policies, procedures and scripts
Determine and implement QA metrics for the testing project
Identify, report, track and propose solutions to product defects
Write a Test Summary report and QA memo for the testing project

Software Testing Tools:

    Test Management Tool i.e. HP Quality Center
    Defect Management Tool i.e. HP Quality Center, JIRA, Mantis, Bugzilla
    Functional Testing Tool i.e. HP QTP
    Performance Testing Tool i.e.Jmeter, HP LoadRunner

Capabilities:

    Interpersonal skills, to facilitate creation of test cases
    Organizational skills to manage a wide array of testing information
    Proven experience in execution of software testing solutions.
    Strong knowledge of system testing and software quality control best practices and methodologies.
    Application/business domain knowledge is desirable.  This may be readily available with the resource or would need to be developed.
    Good project management skills and/or substantial exposure to project-based work structures
    Excellent understanding of the organization’s goals and objectives.
    Excellent written and oral communication skills.

Other required skills:

 Equivalency of a bachelor’s degree in a related field (information systems, computer science, business) Minimum of 2 to 4 years direct experience as a test analyst for major application integration and/or major application product release in Banking risk management sector.  
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