Software QA & Testing Analyst Job in Kenya

The Position

Reporting to the QA Test Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for on time delivery of test planning and executions activities in the delivery of Quality Assurance (QA) Testing for new or modified applications/systems across multiple platforms. The QA & Testing Analyst will be a high-performing individual who is methodical, inquisitive and has a passion for quality. They will partner with their Scrum Team and business colleagues on a journey of continuous learning and improvement to ensure ongoing optimisation of quality first delivery capability in support of key strategic outcomes for our business.

Working across our IM IT Team to deliver successful QA & Testing solutions enabling all methodologies but with a focus on SAFe Agile. You will work with individuals from across the world, with both in-person and remote teams.

Main Duties / Responsibilities

Responsible for delivery QA targets for the assigned projects

Product understanding and creating test design

Execute test cases and report bugs on the tool

Determine priority for test cases and create effective execution plans

Participate in defect triage and RCA

Participate in PI & Sprint planning and Agile ceremonies

Track & report progress of testing as per the plan

Contribute towards Sprint retrospective and continuous improvement initiatives

Implement test techniques , methodologies and tools to achieve high-level of test coverage

Mentoring & developing the Junior resources

Adheres to the organization’s Quality Engineering best practices and help to drive changes to achieve more efficiency

Required Skills And Experience

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related discipline and at least two, typically five or more years’ experience in a system quality environment, or an equivalent combination of education and work experience

2 – 4 Yrs. experience in Software QA & Testing

Good experience in functional testing of web application, desktop application and mainframe application

Good experience of working in all phase of Test Cycle (Test Design, Test Execution, Defect management & reporting)

Knowledge of the Health Insurance Industry

Broad knowledge of the Software Delivery Lifecycle with specific expertise of Software Testing

Proven experience of working within an Agile environment

Broad knowledge of automated testing and modelling tools

Great knowledge of change management and test case generation techniques

Experience of mobile testing delivery and techniques

Good knowledge of different web browsers like Internet Explorer, Firefox, MS Edge, Chrome

Competent user of Microsoft office applications like Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook

Excellent written and oral communication skills

Strong problem-solving and analytical skills

Comfortable working independently, leading a team or as part of a team

Demonstrate accuracy and possess a keen eye for detail

Strong interest in personal development

Desirable Skills And Experience

Finance business knowledge

ISTQB Foundation or Intermediate Certified

Knowledge of relational databases using SQL queries

Web based software development, especially using Java and HTML

Salesforce & Vlocity Technology experience

JIRA, HP ALM, Azure Dev Ops – Test Plans

React software awareness, experience

Mobile App, Mobile Browser Testing Experience

Browserstack, Perfecto experience

Mainframe, DB & API testing

Selenium/UFT skills

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