Techsavanna Senior Market Test Analyst Job in Tanzania

Techsavanna Company

Job Title: Senior Market Test Analyst

Work Station: Tanzania

Role Purpose: Functional, SIT & UAT Testing of M-Pesa application suite. New applications, upgrades to existing applications including patches and hotfixes.

Key accountabilities and decision ownership:

  • Ensuring the correct level of testing is performed in Market thereby allowing the relevant Market to sign-off test exit reports
  • Performing the required level of Functional, SIT and UAT Testing under the direction of the dedicated MPA Test Manager
  • Testing across multiple projects to ensure transition to live is smooth
  • Testing across multiple environments such as Functional, UAT, OAT, Pre-PROD and PROD based on the defined release process within the project
  • Ensuring through testing that User Stories developed meet all the defined acceptance criteria
  • Ensuring any market specific tests are verified such as local language and currency test checks
  • Ensure the local market business resources are aware of the functionality being delivered and the impact to Business Process is understood and aligned ahead of go-live implementation

Core competencies, knowledge and experience:

  • 5 Years minimum experience as a Software Tester
  • Strong eye for detail with the ability to now only identify defects but be able to assess root causes by assessing logs
  • Experience of testing across multiple channels USSD, Web, Mobile, APIs
  • Knowledge of defect management tools such as Quality Center, JIRA and X-Ray
  • Experience of working in Agile environments with a strong understand of core Agile Testing principles: TDD, BDD, CI/CD, Automation and Dev In Test
  • Understanding of Automation Tools such as Selenium
  • Technical knowledge: SQL, Databases, Reporting Tools for BI, Logging for Defect Assessment
  • Strong communication and written skills to ensure smooth transition into market and that any defects raised are very clearly definied and understandable so can be resolved quickly and efficiently
  • Desired: Any testers coming from a development background or good coding skills would be of particular interest for cross-functional purposes

Must have technical / professional qualifications:

  • 5 or more years of Testing experience across Functional, SIT, UAT Test Phases
  • Desired: Degree in IT or relevant IT qualification
  • Desired: ISEB Foundation
  • Desired: SAFe Certified

Key performance indicators:

  • Consisitently performs the required level of testing across relevant phases as assigned by the MPA Test Manager
  • Consistently identifies key defects across projects with allowing them to leak into production
  • Works well with all parties, Test, Development and Business to ensure progress is understood and defects are driven to resolution swiftly
  • Strong visionary skills thereby able to concentrate on testing with a business eye i.e. able to focus on priority scenarios and defects while still pushing for resolution of all open issues
  • Strong team player within MPA Test ensuring innovation, continuous improvement and a drive to succeed
  • Driving automation and CI/CD across the M-Pesa suite of applications

How to Apply

If you feel that you are up to the challenge and possess the necessary qualification and experience, please send your resume with your cell phone contact indicating your experience and why you are the most suitable candidate for the role, clearly quoting the job title and job reference to the address below.

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Updated: January 21, 2021 — 8:17 am