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  • Posted: Mar 31, 2023
    Deadline: Apr 17, 2023
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    Techsavanna has provided a wide range of ICT services and software for Property Management, Project Management, Energy Management and Financial Management in diverse industry and client profiles. In Eastern Africa the firm has offices in Nairobi, in the region the firm comprises of with a total staff force of over 100.
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    Software Quality Assurance Engineer

    Reference No SQAE

    The Software Quality Assurance Engineer is responsible for implementing automated test strategies and frameworks, in addition to creating, implementing, and automating testing in support of software test requirements. The Software Quality Engineer works with QA Analysts to develop, maintain, and enhance the test automation framework and automation infrastructure.

    The Software Quality Assurance Engineer demonstrates strong technical and programming/test automation skill set. This role reports to Senior Manager, Quality Assurance Engineering & Automation


    • Test strategy formulation which includes decomposing the business and technical requirements into test scenarios, defining test data requirements, managing test case creation and other testing preparation activities.
    • Formal reviews of test plans, designs, and requirements documents with cross-functional teams.
    • Perform effort estimates for projects QA activities and tasks and develop plans and schedules based on the estimates.
    • Implement Test Automation leveraging test automation frameworks.
    • Executes and reports on planned tests, report and manage defects, regress software fixes for new and existing products, assist development with replicating and debugging problems and develop new test automation solutions as needed.
    • Design, implement and manage automated suites of black-box and white-box test scripts.
    • Research, Develop and/or Recommend tools to assist QA Analysts in test planning, execution, and reporting.
    • Utilize tools such as code coverage tools to assess the coverage of test suites and make recommendations for additional test cases.
    • Monitor test execution across multiple code branches and multiple platforms and performing code reviews.
    • Management and maintenance of Test Environments.


    • Develop scripts for Test automation.
    • Identify product issues and write detailed bug reports during the product development cycle.
    • Translating requirements and acceptance criteria into detailed test plans that are detailed, efficient, and impactful.
    • Executing manual and automated test suites to ensure product is at or above quality threshold for release.
    • Working with developers to identify the root cause of failures.


    • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology, or a related field of study
    • ISTQB / ISTQB Agile Tester Certification / Certified Test Engineer (CSTE) / Certified Software Quality Analyst (CSQA) / Certified Associate in Software Testing (CAST) / CMSQ  (Certified Manager of Software Quality)
    • PRINCE II (Practitioner) / AgilePM / PMI-ACP / Certified Agile Project Manager (IAPM) / Certified Scrum Master (CSM)

    More Details on Experience

    • 5 Years’ of Technical Experience Required
    • 3 years of Software Development Experience
    • 3 years of experience in Software Quality Assurance
    • 2 years experience in Software Test Automation

    Method of Application

    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 before 17th April 2023, clearly quoting the job title and job reference to the address below.


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