Automation Tester

Contract Jobnet Recruitment
  • Pretoria View on Map
  • Post Date : February 12, 2021
  • Apply Before : March 11, 2021
  • Salary: R 1.00 - R 2.00 / Monthly
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Job Detail

  • Level of Experience Experience required
  • Experience 4 Years
  • Desired Status EE/AA
  • Job Category IT & Telecommunications
  • Qualifications Diploma

Job Description

POSITION: Automation Tester


TYPE: 6-month contract

SALARY: Market-related




  • Degree / Diploma in computer science, software engineering, or related technical discipline
  • Minimum 4 years of automation testing experience on different mobile platforms.
  • ISTQB/ISEB qualification will be an advantage
  • Experience in setting up continuous integration tools and executing automated tests.
  • Experience in setting up physical and virtual mobile devices in device farms.
  • Proven ability to read and understand test requirements and list out the logical testing path.
  • Understanding of computer networks and excellent troubleshooting skills in these environments.
  • Experience working with defect tracking –JIRA preferred
  • Strong background with mobile apps testing (multiple platforms, devices, and operating systems)



  • Develop and maintain automation scripts.
  • Work closely with the developers, analysts, and product owners to ensure automation delivery.
  • Develop and maintain the automation framework supporting the tests.
  • Execute automated regression tests on physical and virtual devices through a CI pipeline.
  • Setup automation test cases and test plans in a test management tool.
  • Provide on-call support for automation tests running in production.
  • Investigate automation failures and raise necessary tickets against relevant teams.
  • Understand the front-end and back-end architecture.
  • Setup and Maintain physical and virtual devices in device farms.
  • Develop status reports based on test completion/findings and communicate these to team leaders including any impact on the overall project plan
  • Perform all tasks with attention to detail
  • Provide estimation for automation tasks added in the sprint.
  • Provide daily & weekly status test reporting to test lead
  • Troubleshoot issues experienced during testing
  • Understanding of UI and back-end testing
  • Ability and experience with prioritisation of tasks, identification of items requiring escalation



  • To apply suitable candidates are requested to send the following qualifying items to
    1. Updated CV with your current contact details (Contact number & Email Address)
    2. A cover letter (your cover letter should tell us about your experience & knowledge, what you can offer/bring to the company, and why you believe you are the best-suited candidate for the position?)
    3. Head & Shoulders Photo of yourself (no sunglasses or inappropriate photo’s please)
    4. Copy of ID
    5. Copy of qualifications & certificates
  • To view/apply for the position on Jobnet Recruitment’s website.
  • Only applicants that comply with the above-mentioned and matching the requirements of the job will be contacted.
  • If you have not heard from us after 2 weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful for this position.

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