ABSA Bank Careers – Lead QA Engineer

Website Absa Group Limited

Job Description:

Create & independently drive automation testing frameworks & plans as well as lead the development & delivery of test scripts for multiple technical products / services (across tribes) e.g. web, mobile, SOA applications, etc. QA includes front – end, back – end, integration, performance, scalability and regression testing of various enterprise wide solutions. This entails full responsibility for ensuring that multiple / complex products across an estate are protected through quantifiable test coverage & metrics.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Be the single point of accountability for testing & testing frameworks, the integrity of their design & their ability to holistically test solutions
  • Create, coordinate, and execute manual application test cases and test plans
  • Develop custom Quality Assurance Metrics and reporting solutions.
  • Participate and analyze requirements during the requirements analysis phase of technical product & service development, maintenance & optimization (across tribes & squads)
  • Develop and execute automated test scripts using various technologies
  • Leverage solid understanding of CI/CD pipeline to configure test scripts & associated frameworks & integrate test suites into the test management system and custom test harnesses.
  • Apply predictive and critical thinking in defining testing parameters (positive & negative)
  • Identify opportunities for automation across the business area’s suite of technical products & services (ongoing)
  • Provide testing at various levels including: vetting unit tests (for developers), testing user stories, black box testing, scalability and end to end integration testing
  • Collaboratively work with developers to implement test hooks for automation.
  • Review functional specs and user stories to design test cases/scripts and test plans.
  • Leverage a solid understanding of the technical solution architecture and infrastructure context to create relevant & holistic automation testing frameworks based on the analysis & opportunities identified
  • Execute automated test suites and Analyze test results.
  • Create and analyze test data.
  • Align testing frameworks and scripts to User Stories

Qualification & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree: Information Technology

Job Details:

Company: Absa Group Limited

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Randburg, Gauteng, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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