Usability Tester Researcher Job at Kilimall Kenya


Usability Tester Researcher Job at Kilimall Kenya

Department: IT & RND

Reporting to IT & RND Manager

Responsibilities of the Usability Tester

  • Develop, recommend and monitor corrective and preventive actions
  • Prepare reports to communicate outcomes of quality activities.
  • earn about Kilimall Systems and Identify training needs and organize training interventions to meet quality standards.
  • Maintain product consistency throughout product cycle, to include the design, define and build phases through quality checkpoints and testing. Develop and manage quality assurance metrics for performance improvement of a teams.
  • Evaluate and test software programs to verify programs function according to user requirements.
  • Write, review, revise and verify quality standards and test procedures for program design and product evaluation.
  • Participate in review of standards, procedures, tools and process.
  • Prepare and develop test strategies and test pans.
  • Assist project readers in solving quality assurance issues.
  • Assist in disaster recovery testing.
  • Investigate customer complaints and non-conformance issues. Correct and compile statistical quality data.

Qualifications of the Tester and researcher:

  • Technical Capacity.
  • Communication Proficiency.
  • Collaboration.
  • Teamwork Orientation.
  • Project Management.
  • Time Management.
  • Required Skills:
  • Understanding of the SDC and Change Management processes.
  • Writing test cases for Mobile Native Apps.
  • Experience with Agie Methodologies.
  • Excellent PC skis with a strong working knowledge of associated applications and test case experience.
  • Strong mobile technology aptitude and test case experience.
  • 3+ years’ experience panning, designing and executing test approaches and test cases for multiple application architectures using exploratory and scripted means to address test coverage expectations.
  • Proven understanding of a phases of testing – Proven experience with a range of testing techniques inducing: Component (Back Box), White Box, and Gray box testing, Risk Based, Exploratory Charters.
  • 3+ years’ experience in both UI & web applications.
  • Experience with and strong understanding of web services & API testing and the technologies that support them.
  • 1+ year experience in testing of mobile web or native applications for Android platforms.
  • 2+ years working in an iterative or Agie project environment.
  • BS.c in Computer Science or any other relevant field relating to the job.

NB: The position has no supervisory responsibilities.

Key Performance Indicators:

  • Submit honest and reliable findings.
  • Maintain threshold of active defects.
  • Maintain a high number of defects fixed per day.
  • Make sure systems pass the requirements and test stage before release.
  • Reduce test time by 15% by the first quarter.
  • Reduce escaped defects by 20% by first quarter.
  • Provide new ideas for the systems in pace.


How to Apply

Are you the person we are looking for? Please send your CV to [email protected] indicating the position applied for in the subject headline on or before 5th October, 2016 (12.00PM)