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  • Posted: Nov 19, 2020
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    In 1998 Rand Merchant Bank Holdings and the financial services interests (First National Bank of Southern Africa Limited "FNB"? and Southern Life Limited) of Anglo-American were merged to form FirstRand Limited. FNB became a wholly owned subsidiary of FirstRand and currently trades as a division of FirstRand Bank Limited. FNB provides personal, ...
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    IT Performance Tester

    Role Purpose:

    To create testing procedures for complete programs within a suite of programs. To provide input into test plans, writing test cases and conducting testing.

    • ResponsibilitiesleIncrease operational efficiency and suggest solutions to enhance cost effectiveness.
    • Deliver exceptional service that exceeds customers’ expectations through proactive, innovative and appropriate solutions by resolving queries fast and effectively.
    • Cultivate and manage objective working relationships with a variety of stakeholders, including end-users, SME’s, project managers and senior staff members by providing input to business requirements.
    • Build and sustain collaborative working relationships with relevant peers and stakeholders in order to achieve productivity synergies.
    • Manage achievement of required execution of service activities captured in the Testing Capacity Model, by receiving and allocating of test requirements.
    • Action test plans by unpacking the requirements that includes regression testing, system analysis and reviews and create design steps from test cases, execute system validation plans (and liaise with the business Analysts and technical teams in order to compile test scripts).
    • Comply, understand and implement all steps and methodology within IT development and meet governance in terms of legislative, audit risk and process requirements for the Test Analysis Environment.
    • Upgrade existing test scripts to effectively test enhancements and new requirements and execute automated test scripts.
    • Coordinate and execute all test activities for allocated projects and conduct test estimation, prepare and submit test plans for sign-off by ensuring alignment between the test environment and production environment.
    • Manage testing defects and involve relevant business staff in quality assurance testing analysis.
    • Contribute towards content of procedure guides and manuals for business users.
    • Provision of an efficient service for the test analysis function through careful and timeous analysis, planning, execution, reporting and updating of all related information.
    • Continuously assess own performance, seek timely and clear feedback and request training where appropriate and needed.

    Additional Requirements:

    • 2 to 3 years of performance testing experience on web based and mobileapplications
    • Basicknowledge of java programming language
    • Knowledgeof Loadrunner
    • Solidexperience in doing performance testing requirements
    • Solidexperience in conducting system performance testing to ensure systemreliability, capacity and scalability
    • Solidexperience in developing automated test scenarios and environments forperformance testing.
    • Solidex eperience in developing automated scripts in Vugen or Jmeter for theinitiatives using protocols such as Web (HTTP(s)/HTML) and on applicationsbased on Java technologies
    • Experiencein developing customized codes in the script in C language for optimizing andenhancing Vugen scripts.
    • Experiencein analysing test results and coordinate with development teams for bug fixes.
    • Experiencein generating test summary reports for management review.
    • Analyseroot causes of performance issues and provide corrective actions.
    • Suggestnew tools and techniques to improve testing efficiency.
    • Knowledgeof performance testing and monitoring tools – JMeter, HP Performance Center12.5, HP Vugen, and HP Analysis tool, App Dynamics, Dynatrace

    Qualifications and Experience

    • Minimum:  Diploma or required certification in testing or programming.
    • Preferred: Degree and/or relevant certification including ISEB/ISTQB Certification; TMap Next Engineer; ISTQB Advanced Analyst.
    • 3 to 5 Years experience, including at least 3 years testing experience.
    • Preferred: Banking Industry Experience.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to FNB South Africa on to apply

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