Manual Software Tester

Our Dev House is a full-stack workforce that functions within an agile environment. Within our structured process, we take care of conceiving, specifying, designing, programming, documenting, testing, bug fixing, creating and maintaining applications and frameworks.

This position is a great opportunity for a skilled Software Tester looking to grow their industry experience, skills and career in an agile software development environment. We are looking for a committed person, who loves finding and fixing bugs and who is prepared to roll up their sleeves and do what it takes to take our products from inception through to delivery.

The successful candidate, will work in a close-knit testing team, perform QA related activities for incoming requests and projects. This includes creation, execution and maintenance of automation testing. In addition, the candidate will report on the status of tests in the development and production environments.

Essential duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Test planning and design of test scenarios
  • Test case preparation, documentation, reviews and maintenance
  • Manual execution of testing scenarios for both web and mobile
  • Provide estimates for test effort
  • Detection, logging and tracking of defects through to completion
  • Test reporting throughout test environments
  • Provide regular feedback to developers and stakeholders
  • Attend daily stand-ups and provide testing progress

    Skills and Qualifications

    • Related IT degree, diploma or qualification
    • ISTQB certified (at least foundation level)
    • Minimum 3 year’s experience as a Software Tester
    • Knowledge of test management tools (i.e. Testlink)
    • Knowledge and experience in an agile practice will be advantageous
    • Experience in working with enterprise systems
    • SQL experience is beneficial
    • Experience with SDLC processes and process improvement
    • Passion for software testing and the SDLC
    • Api (REST) testing experience is beneficial
    • Good communication skills
    • Attention to detail
    • Ability to function well in a busy demanding environment
    • Ability to multi-task
      How Vacancies Work:
      Once we have received your resume, our HR Team will review it shortly. If you’ve reached the interview stage, you’ll then hear from us via email or phone within two weeks. Unfortunately, due to application volumes we can’t give feedback to all applicants. But be sure to keep an eye out, as new job opportunities are posted here regularly.




      Our office is ideally located in the Century City hub and we rub shoulders with the numerous companies that call it home.

      Right next to Canal Walk Shopping Centre, we have access to all the shops, restaurants and cafes you will ever need. Need to get some fresh air and sun at lunch time? A stroll around Intaka Island is a stones throw away from us.


      +27 21 422 2884


      [email protected]


      One on Estuaries, 2nd Floor,
      No 1 Oxbow Crescent, The Estuaries Way
      Century City, Cape Town,


      Psst! If your skill set is aligned to what we’re looking for – Apply now!

      Please send the relevant information to [email protected]

      Please note we have a number of applicants applying for this position, and therefore we may not be able to contact all applicants individually so if you have not heard from us in 2 weeks please consider your application unsuccessful.