Quality Assurance Analyst - Jumia (Full Time)

Are you eager to work in a great team and share knowledge? Do you like problem analysis and solving? Do you have a solution oriented and proactive attitude? Jumia Porto Tech Center is for you!

What you will be doing:

  • Contribution to Test Plans:

    • Analyze, review and assess user requirements, specifications and testability models;

    • Active participation on test case scenarios review among QA team elements

    • Create Test Case specifications based on ticket descriptions, acceptance criterias and business/tech KPIs

    • Write functional tests in Gherkin syntax

    • Prepare and acquire test data

    • Collaborates with team members on all testing activities

  • Prepare test environments (at all levels, e.g. application/data) and execute test tools (ex: Cucumber, Hiptest) troubleshooting issues detected through automation and manual testing while evaluating the results and document the deviations from expected results

  • Update documentation and generate reports over test results

  • Organise responsibilities and tasks to ensure the successful completion of work or projects, identifying potential obstacles and finding ways to address them sharing actively experience, knowledge and solutions with team

  • Demonstrate commitment to equality and diversity having due regard to equality issues in all decision-making 

  • Working with product owners, developers and team leader to define acceptance criteria, identify risks, and plan test coverage for upcoming features

What we are looking for:

  • Knowledge in Gherkin syntax

  • Familiar with Quality Processes and Agile Methodologies using industry standards of software QA tools, as HipTest

  • Experience in Web Software and Mobile Applications (native) on product assurance tasks/processes

  • Solution oriented and proactive attitude with constant sense of organisation and attention to detail

  • Academic background in IT or equivalent (is a plus)

  • Proficiency in English

  • ISTQB Foundation (strongly preferred)

  • 1 year of experience (is a plus)

The following skills are not required but will make your profile stand out.

  • Knowledge about Software (Web and Native applications) development life-cycle

  • Knowledge of CI/CD tools (Jenkins) in user point-of-view

  • Knowledge of Internet protocols, HTML, CSS and use of Dev Tools (Chrome Inspector e.g.)

  • Experience in e-commerce on analytic/planning role

About Jumia

Jumia is a leading e-commerce platform in Africa. Our marketplace is supported by our proprietary logistics business, Jumia Logistics, and our digital payment and fintech platform, JumiaPay. Jumia Logistics enables the seamless delivery of millions of packages while JumiaPay facilitates online payments and the distribution of a broad range of digital and financial services.

 

We are fueled by the belief that technology has the potential to transform everyday life in Africa, for the better. We built Jumia to help consumers access millions of goods and services conveniently and at the best prices while opening up a new way for sellers to reach consumers and grow their businesses.

 

Jumia counts over 5,000 people across more than 10 countries, a diverse group of talent with different backgrounds, experiences and perspectives, driven by a common ambition to help build the digital future of Africa.

 

Africa is one of the fastest growing economies in the world, offering excellent opportunities in a vibrant and booming environment. Its economic growth has enabled innovative businesses to flourish and this is where Jumia steps in. We are currently looking for talented people with a passion for emerging markets and Africa to join our team and embark on our exciting journey.

 

Jumia in Porto

At Jumia Porto Tech Center we boast over 16 different nationalities. We have around 350 employees from several business areas, from IT, to Finance, to HR. The IT team represents 75% of it, so as you can see we are a major tech company, and as a Tech company, we share an innovative spirit. At Jumia PTC you will work under the most updated technologies and work methodologies. We are great fans of Agile philosophy and we aim to keep things simple but smart. Also, for Jumia, technology relates with improvement for our world. We see technology as something we need to put purpose into. Our mission is to leverage technology to improve everyday life in Africa and we do it  by delivering convenient and affordable online services to consumers, helping them fulfill basic everyday needs. And while we’re present in Africa, we get to take African economy online, helping small and large businesses grow and reach new consumers. This is what drives our day to day decisions. :)

We are looking for great people to join our amazing teams and celebrate our achievements. At Jumia we work hard, but we do Tech With Purpose!

We offer you a career with

  • A unique experience in an entrepreneurial, yet structured environment

  • The opportunity to become part of a highly professional and dynamic team working around the world

  • An unparalleled personal and professional growth as our longer-term objective is to train the next generation of leaders for our future internet ventures 

And even more for our Jumees

  • Attractive bonus scheme

  • Free access to Udemy for Business for an unlimited training experience

  • A great work life balance: hybrid work week; additional vacation day in December

  • Caring perks: individual private health insurance, dental insurance, discounted gym membership, parental bonus

  • Fun at work: company events, quarterly team building, drinks and snacks.