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Job Title
Software Tester
Employment Type
Full Time
3 to 15 years
Job Published
26 September 2023
Job Reference No.

Job Description

PBT Group currently has an opening for a skilled and enthusiastic Software Tester, ideally situated in Bellville.

The role of the Software Tester involves overseeing the creation and implementation of test scenarios for validating functionality across the Dynamics 365 workflow and UiPath Robotics platforms. This encompasses the task of associating test cases with business and systems requirements to ensure a coherent traceability. The Tester's responsibilities extend to performing regression tests, recording defects, and closely monitoring their progression.



  • Analysing user stories, use cases, and requirements for their validity and feasibility, in collaboration with the Business Analyst and/or Developer.
  • Maintaining close collaboration with various team members and departments.
  • Devising and executing comprehensive test cases.
  • Generating essential test data.
  • Identifying and diligently tracking software defects and discrepancies alongside the project team.
  • Scrutinizing test outcomes, including any failures.
  • Evaluating metrics to assess quality.
  • Collaborating with the Business Analyst to influence and oversee User Acceptance Testing.
  • Occasionally, the role may necessitate after-hours and weekend commitments to address system demands.
  • Carrying out testing at all levels (System, Integration, and Regression).
  • Applying quality engineering principles throughout the Agile product lifecycle.
  • Supplying comprehensive support and producing necessary documentation.


Qualifications and Experience:

  • A minimum of 3 years' experience in Software Testing.
  • A prerequisite is possession of a Testing certification (ISTQB – Foundation certificate).
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple tasks concurrently.
  • Prior familiarity with tools such as JIRA, Confluence, and Xray Test Repository.
  • Proficiency in diverse software testing methodologies (agile, waterfall, functional, and non-functional), encompassing test planning, test case development, and execution.
  • Proven experience in formulating test cases and scenarios based on use cases and/or requirement specifications.
  • Exhibits pronounced analytical and problem-solving skills, along with an unwavering attention to detail.
  • Possesses a robust comprehension of Quality Control and Quality Assurance principles across both the SDLC and TDLC.
  • Knowledgeable about test metrics and their role in facilitating decision-making.
  • Familiarity with Requirements Management, Test Management, and Defect Management Tools.


  • Actively contributes to refining test methodology.
  • Assesses functional requirements and establishes pertinent test scenarios.
  • Ensures thorough coverage and clearance of testing.
  • Contributes to the establishment of standard test metrics and reporting methods.
  • Prioritizes defect management in collaboration with the development team.
  • Demonstrates adept time-management skills.



  • Proficient familiarity with Standard Dynamics 365 Application or Robotics is a distinct advantage.
  • Sound grasp of the System Development Life Cycle and Test Development Lifecycle.
  • Familiarity with methods, standards, and techniques relevant to the domain.
  • Adherence to best practices within the domain.
  • Competence in defect management.
  • Strong working knowledge of testing best practices and frameworks.



  • Consistently delivering results that align with customer expectations.
  • Effective relationship-building and networking capabilities.
  • Skillful application of expertise and technology.
  • Achieving personal work objectives and goals.
  • Proficient communication skills in written and spoken English.
  • Capacity to work autonomously.
  • Ability to perform effectively under pressure.
  • Attentiveness to detail.
  • Proven aptitude for collaborative teamwork.


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