UAT Team Lead

Johannesburg North, Johannesburg – Gauteng – South Africa

A trailblazer in innovative web and mobile application development seeks a highly skilled UAT Team Lead. This full-time, in-office role is pivotal in ensuring the quality and reliability of our React, React Native, and Electron applications. You will be instrumental in driving the quality and playing a key role in our project’s success and user satisfaction.
You will establish and lead a new UAT team, implement rigorous testing processes, and ensure that applications meet all business requirements and provide a seamless user experience. Our software interacts with various hardware components, including indicators, cameras, and proprietary IoT devices, adding an extra layer of complexity and responsibility to this role.
Essential Requirements
  • 5+ years of software testing experience, focusing on UAT.
  • Proven experience leading a team of testers, including recruitment, training, and performance management.
  • Strong knowledge of React, React Native, and Electron applications, with a deep understanding of their testing requirements.
  • Experience testing software interacting with hardware components, including cameras, and IoT devices.
  • Excellent analytical skills and attention to detail, ensuring all business scenarios are accurately tested.
  • Proficiency in writing and executing test cases, with a strong ability to identify, document, and troubleshoot issues.
  • Experience with test management tools and software development lifecycle (SDLC) methodologies.
  • Exceptional communication skills, capable of articulating complex issues to technical and non-technical stakeholders.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, effectively managing multiple projects and priorities.
Preferred Skills
  • Familiarity with automated testing tools and frameworks.
  • Experience with Agile development methodologies.
  • Knowledge of version control systems, particularly GitHub.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and a proactive approach to identifying and addressing potential issues.