Senior Quality Assurance Engineer

Babban Gona seeks to hire a Senior Quality Assurance Engineer.

Key Responsibilities

Quality Assurance for all Babban Gona Technical Products

 

  • Review requirements, specifications and technical design documents to provide timely and meaningful feedback
  • Develop and execute exploratory and automated tests to ensure product quality
  • Monitor all stages of software development to identify and resolve system malfunctions to meet quality standards.
  • Create detailed, comprehensive and well-structured test plans and test cases
  • Estimate, prioritize, plan and coordinate testing activities
  • Design, develop and execute automation scripts using open source tools
  • Meet with the software/product designers to determine quality assurance parameters.
  • Review system requirements and track quality assurance metrics (e.g. defect densities and open defect counts.)
  • Lead the team in designing QA test procedures.
  • Oversee the drafting of testing documents.
  • Implement testing procedures and overseeing the QA process.
  • Troubleshoot quality issues and modifying test procedures.
  • Conduct analysis checks on product specifications.
  • Review Quality Assurance reports.
  • Ensure the successful deployment of products to the end-users.
  • Respond to requests from the design team and management.
  • Identify, record, document thoroughly and track bugs
  • Perform thorough regression testing when bugs are resolved
  • Develop and apply testing processes for new and existing products to meet client needs
  • Liaise with internal teams (e.g. developers and product managers) to identify system requirements
  • Monitor debugging process results
  • Investigate the causes of non-conforming software and train users to implement solutions
  • Track quality assurance metrics, like defect densities and open defect counts
  • Stay up-to-date with new testing tools and test strategies

Reporting Line

This position reports to the Head of Enterprise Systems Product.

Proven Experience in Software Quality Assurance

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field.
  • At least 5 years of working experience in a quality assurance position within a business in a fast-paced and constantly evolving market.
  • Proven experience in database testing in SQL inclusive of experience in the design and manipulation of test data and the validation of stored testing procedures.
  • Experience working with various QA tools inclusive of bug and defect tracking systems. 
  • Strong knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools and processes
  • Good understanding of one or more programming languages and strong working knowledge Java and Python scripting languages.
  • Have extensive experience in analytics, high-level problem-solving skills, and the ability to manage project.
  • Advanced written and verbal communication skills.
  • Critical thinker; detail oriented.
  • Experience in writing clear, concise and comprehensive test plans and test cases
  • Hands-on experience with both white box and black box testing
  • Hands-on experience with automated testing tools
  • Solid knowledge of SQL and scripting
  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process
  • Experience with performance and/or security testing is a plus

 

Start Up Environment 

  • Thrives in a fast-paced, start-up environment with dynamic business priorities. 

Work Location 

  • Babban Gona currently operates a decentralized model with 10 offices spread across Nigeria. 
  • This role would be based in Lagos.

All interested candidates send a resume and cover letter to [email protected] with the job title in the subject line.