Software Tester and Quality Assurance Jobs – Metajua


Job Title:    Software Tester and Quality

Organization: Metajua

Duty Station:
Kampala, Uganda

Reports to: IT Manager


About US:

Metajua over 250,000 small holder farmers across 6 countries and agriculture
value chains have been progressively and durably connected to export market
since we started business in 2012. The company came out of the frustration of
running agro-product sourcing projects with paper and excel tools to collect
and generate information. Now we’re a leading farmer relation and supply chain
management platform in Eastern and Southern Africa, and our clients are buying
collectively over 100 MT of product from small farmers a day. We democratize
technology for cooperatives, SMEs and larger businesses, creating innovative
products that makes our customers to better interact with farmers, facilitate
farmers’ financial inclusion and stakeholders’ value from increased supply
chain efficiency.


Job Summary:  The Software Tester and Quality Assurance will
mainly be responsible for assessing the quality and fit for purpose of the
developed codes/applications/ programs.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

Analyzing users stories and/use cases/requirements for
validity and feasibility.

Collaborate closely with other team members and
departments to develop effective strategies and test plans.

Execute all levels of testing (System, Integration, and
Regression) and analyze results.

Design and develop automation scripts where required.

Detect and track software defects and inconsistencies.

Provide timely solutions.

Apply quality engineering principals throughout the Agile
product lifecycle.

Provide support and documentation.

Reviewing and analyzing system specifications.

Executing test scripts and reviewing results.

Reporting and documenting technical issues.

Evaluate product code according to specifications.

Create logs to document testing phases and defects.

Report bugs and errors to development teams.

Assist in troubleshooting issues.

Conduct post-release/ post-implementation testing.

Work with cross-functional teams to ensure quality
throughout the software development lifecycle.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

The applicant must be a graduate in computer science,
software engineering or relevant discipline.

3 to 5 years relevant working knowledge & experience
as full stack developer and minimum of 2 years with QA & testing role.

Core knowledge and skills in PHP-OOP, CSS,
Ajax/JavaScript, Python, Advanced coding data content web (Codeigniter) and
PostgreSQL, SQLite and any other.


How to Apply:

suitably qualified and interested Ugandan candidates are encouraged to apply by
uploading an application/cover letter in Pdf/Microsoft Word format not
exceeding 2MBs stating the exact position they are applying for, current and
expected salary, daytime contacts, detailed Curriculum Vitae with three
professional referees




Deadline: Monday 24th August 2020 by
5.00 pm


NB: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


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