Job Description

Job Purpose

To manage the outcomes for all assigned testing tasks to achieve integrated end to end testing of an application/ technology/ solution and define the testing approach.

Job Responsibilities

Contribute to the systematic breakdown of the business need into manageable feature(s), stories and epics that can be delivered.

Participate in the backlog grooming as well as in the sprint planning, test estimation and success criteria per story.

Discuss the low-level design and functional requirements with the QA Lead, Application/Solution Architect to understand the approach to test automation.

Develop the automation code using the automation framework for execution.

Implement the test automation solutions with the objective that it has adequate coverage within the sprint and can be re-used for regression testing.

Ensure the test automation solution meets the architectural and development standards that are re-usable and scalable.

Confirm that the automation test suite implemented is appropriately catalogued and aligns with the governance.

Responsible for testing of the system or component testing under load, high-availability, recoverability and other fit for purpose software non-functional testing.

Log defects using the pre-defined defect management tool and ensure the relevant information is captured accurately that will assist with the root cause analysis.

Identify potential product risks and communicate to the QA Lead the details and any possible mitigation factors.

Report status of testing to the squad daily.

Participate in all retrospective reviews as well as showcase to stakeholders.

Responsibilities + Skills


ISEB test practitioner or equivalent or ISTQB advanced level certificateEssential CertificationsISTQB foundation or equivalent (ISEB). ISEB test practitioner or equivalent or ISTQB advanced level certificateMinimum Experience Level


Job Summary

  • Published on: Wednesday, 15th January 2020
  • Designation: Software Quality Engineer
  • industry: Finance
  • Vacancy: 1
  • Employment Status: Full-time
  • Job Location: Johannesburg
  • Salary: on a call
  • Gender:
  • Application Deadline: Wednesday, 15th January 2020

About the Company

  • Company Name: Nedbank Recruiting.
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  • Company Profile:
  • Staying abreast of the various IFRS 9 modelling methodologies across retail and wholesale productsContributing to development aspects of the loss forecasting and stress testing framework and keeping the framework up to date as the methodology evolvesConducting ad hoc analysis on IFRS 9 PD, EAD, LGD and Survival models, as well as overall impairment calculations, for retail as well wholesale-type portfoliosConducting independent credit risk stress testing related research and using it as input into proposals and strategiesEngaging with various stakeholders across the organisation (including risk and finance) to discuss methodological aspects, business assumptions and results from the loss forecasting work stream

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