at Sanlam Group
Location Cape Town, South Africa
Date Posted December 29, 2021
Category General
Job Type Full-Time


Analyses and develops the proper test coverage with the Business Analyst and /or CRM Configurator
Responsible for creating and executing test cases
Identify and create necessary test data
Checking test results and logging defects.
Analyses test failures
Analyses metrics for quality assessment
May work with Business Analyst to influence and monitor User Acceptance Testing.
Tracking and monitoring of errors and test results with project team
Responsibilities may require after hours and weekend work in response to needs of the systems being supported.

Qualification and Experience
Minimum of 3 years testing experience
Minimum of 1 year Automation Testing experience
Testing certification (ISTQB – Foundation certificate)
Experience in software testing methodologies (agile, waterfall, functional and non-functional), test planning, test case development and execution of test cases
Experience in developing test cases and test scenarios from use cases and/or requirements specifications.
Demonstrates strong analytical and problem solving skills and strong attention to detail.
Possesses good understanding of Quality Control and Quality Assurance concepts across the SDLC and the TDLC
Understands test metrics and how they are used for decision support
Has experience with Requirements Management, Test Management and Defect Management Tools

Knowledge and Skills
Standard MS CRM Dynamics 365 Application knowledge an advantage.
Experience with the Atlassian suite (Jira/Confluence/Xray)
System Development Life Cycle and Test Development Lifecycle.
Methods, standards and techniques supporting domain
Best practices in domain
Defect management
Good working knowledge of testing best practices and frameworks
Client focus
Drives results
Flexibility and adaptability
Cultivates Innovation
Relating and networking
Applying expertise and technology
Able to work independently
Able to work under pressure
Attention to detail
Is a good team player
Regression testing and scripts
System testing, analysis and reviews
Business requirements
Build a successful career with us
We’re all about building strong, lasting relationships with our employees. We know that you have hopes for your future – your career, your personal development and of achieving great things. We pride ourselves in helping our employees to realise their worth. Through its four business clusters – Sanlam Life and Savings, Sanlam Investment Group, Sanlam Emerging Markets, Santam, as well as MiWay and the Group Office – the group provides many opportunities for growth and development.

Who are we:
Santam is the market leader in the general insurance industry in Southern Africa. We are a large, diversified, expanding and transforming company and whilst based in South Africa, we are rapidly moving into a number of emerging markets, both in Africa and Asia. Our success is rooted in our passion for our clients and everything we do is centered on our delivery of Insurance Good and Proper.


At Santam we are committed to transformation and embracing diversity. This commitment is what drives us to achieve a diverse workplace with employment equity as a key goal to create an inclusive workforce, representative of the demographics of our society. In achieving our employment equity goals we give preference to applicants from the designated groups in alignment with the Divisions Employment Equity targets.

Turnaround time
The shortlisting process will only start once the application due date has been reached. The time taken to complete this process will depend on how far you progress and the availability of managers.


Interested candidates can send their CVs