Software Tester

Job Information

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    Category IT Jobs
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    Posted On Dec 22 ,2020
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    Qualifications Bachelor's Degree
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    Employer Name Delon Jobs
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    Contact Email

Job Description

Job SummaryDelon Jobs is helping Africa’s leading integrated digital, payments and commerce company to hire Software Tester in Lagos. The successful candidate will carry out end-to-end stress testing of system software and code during the development phase, and secure full functionality of key features of the code. Our client needs a tactical officer who will report to the Team Lead, Software Testing within the Quality Assurance Unit. Gross salary is between 5.2M-7M per annum. 

Please read additional requirements below before applying. If you are interested in the position, kindly send cover letter and updated CV to and ensure you make your email subject ‘Software Tester’ 

Job Description:In addition to the job summary details, the following are other requirements and important information: 

 Duties & Responsibilities

  • Perform applications software tests and monitor, diagnose, and correct performance issues.
  • Design software testing specifications, scripts and scenarios for approval by Team Lead, Software Testing and leverage programming knowledge to recognize and resolve potential operational issues during development phase.
  • Carry out end-to-end stress testing, performance testing, functional testing, and scalability testing of system software and code, with reference to test scripts and scenarios.
  • Run manual and automated tests, in different environments including web and mobile.
  • Develop and submit bug reports to Team Lead , Software Testing
  • Evaluate software code against coding assessment framework, and secure continuous functionality of key features (i.e. looping, branching, and list processing).
  • Collaborate with team of fellow Software Testers to align on software testing progress and integration and implement mitigation measures if need be.
  • Follow software testing project plan, and execute testing and troubleshooting activities within budgetary margins and timeline.
  • Attend meetings with Team Lead, Software Testing, Team Lead, Software Development, and Lead, DevOps to understand client needs and incorporate software improvements during the software development phase.
  • Contribute to project and programme reporting and review by preparing project/programme papers, e.g. reports and presentations.
  • Work with a team of fellow software testers to draft weekly progress reports, including technical feedback on software development, and submit to Team Lead, Software Testing.


  • Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree(2.2) in Computer Science or a related discipline
  • At least 3-4 years’ experience in mission-critical solutions (financial preferably)
  • Up-to-date knowledge of software test design and testing methodologies
  • Working knowledge of test techniques and compatibility with various software programmes.
  • Working knowledge of programming


  • Data Collection and Analysis
  • Action Planning
  • IT Testing
  • Troubleshoots Technical Issues
  • Provides Technical Support
  • Review and Reporting
  • Project Tracking and Reporting
  • Compiling and Decompiling Code