Does helping leading organisations achieve world-class performance sound exciting? Well keep reading, because Competitive Capabilities International (CCi) has an exciting opportunity for a tech enthusiast and highly driven intern Java Developer to join our team in Cape Town.
About Competitive Capabilities International (CCi)
At CCi, our mission is to help build efficient and sustainable organisations that empower people to do their best work. With our continuous improvement platform and digital applications, we help businesses unlock greatness in everyone on the journey to world-class performance.
CCi has a 35-year track record of helping leading organisations build competitive capability through maturity-based best practice implementation. We are immensely proud of our continuous improvement solution, TRACC, which has transformed over 3000 supply chains in more than 75 countries.
About this role
As a member of the Platform Development Team, you will be responsible for reviewing and analysing systems specifications, executing test scripts, reviewing results, and documenting technical issues within the first six months. The next six months will entail the design, development and deployment of backend web applications and micro-services using Java 8.
With this in mind, you will make an impact from day one by:
Executing test cases (manually or automated) and analysing results.
Accepting and clarify testing criteria.
Identifying and prioritizing test conditions that address product risks and features to be evaluated.
Specifying the types of tests that must be designed for that functional area.
Creating test cases and collections of test cases to cover a variety of scenarios.
Determining what test data is required to support test conditions and test cases.
Arranging test executions in a logical order.
Creating test methods and other quality documentation for management, such as test plans, test cases, and status reports.
Doing exploratory, automated, and regression tests yourself or delegating them to others.
Comparing the actual outcomes to the expected ones.
Contributing a behavioural perspective to the technical review process.
Collaborating with QA Engineers to develop effective strategies and creating test plans documents.
Related IT, Engineering or Computer Science Degree.
Exposure to Software Development and Testing.
Familiar with AWS.
Familiar with Relational database.
Familiar with Jira.
Familiar with Azure DevOp.
Sound computer science fundamental understanding – computing, networking, storage, etc.
A keen understanding of what it takes to build scalable, reliable extensible software systems.
A deep understanding of software testing, its main concepts and processes involved.
Understanding of the whole bug life cycle, testing levels, methods, types and test estimation techniques.
Ability to work in an Agile environment.
Critical thinking and analytical skills to examine beg reports and prioritization of necessary tests.
Good communication and teamwork skills to interact with team members.
Strong coding, design, and analytic skills.
Ideally have an interest in growing DevOps skills in the cloud.
Understanding of test design techniques.
Understand the defect management process.
Understanding of the test automation process.
Understanding, analysing, and developing complex test data sets.
Build different test scenarios and acceptance criteria.
Attention to detail.
Strong analytical skills.
Delivery and quality focused.
Good planning and organising skills.
A flexible approach and ability to adapt.
Technical aptitude and keen interest in working with complex software projects.
Solution-driven thinker with Can-do attitude.
KEY RELATIONSHIPS AND CHALLENGES
Dealing with internal business stakeholders and external software service providers in delivering complex, often ambiguous business requirements.
Support of business intelligence initiatives around data integration initiatives.
Ensure that application architecture is aligned with the strategic product road map.
Come, unlock greatness!
Preference will be given to candidates from previously disadvantaged groups.
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Contract position ( 24 months)
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