IT Jobs – Software Test Engineer at Umeme Limited

Organisation: Umeme Limited
Reports to: Software Services Manager
About Umeme:
Umeme Limited is a
major investment of Actis’ Infrastructure 2 fund. Actis is a leading investor
in the emerging markets, investing exclusively in Asia, Africa and Latin
America. Presently Actis manages over US$4.8bn worth of investment on behalf of
more than 100 institutional investors. The Commonwealth Development Corporation
(CDC) of the United Kingdom, a UK Government-owned company, is the largest
investor in Actis’ infrastructure 2 fund and as such has a relationship with
Umeme Ltd indirectly through Actis.
As a responsible
employer Umeme is committed to providing competitive employment terms to its
employees, in addition to providing safe and reliable electricity, improving
customer service, minimizing energy losses and operating in a cost effective
Job Summary: The Software Test Engineer will be responsible for software testing and
quality control for all software changes/enhancements.

Key Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Develop,
    implement and manage the processes for testing system changes
  • Be
    responsible for all Testing and QA environments
  • Develop
    test strategies across all areas of system, functional, integration and
    performance testing
  • Plan,
    coordinate and lead testing activities
Skills & Experience:
  • Degree
    in IT, Computer Science or equivalent
  • Two
    years + experience of working in a software testing environment
  • Proven
    experience in developing and documenting test strategies and plans
  • Proven
    experience in developing test cases and test data
How to apply: 
All suitable job
applicants should send CVs and cover letters with 3 work related referees to
the address or e-mail below. Copies of certificates are not required at this
stage. Please mark your application: “Umeme – position name” where you replace
‘position name’ with the position you are applying for. E-mails must not exceed
2 MB.
While we thank all
applicants for your interest, only those selected for interviews will be
contacted. Any form of lobbying will lead to automatic disqualification.
People Performance
Plot 8 Kitante Close, Kitante
P.O. Box 12405, Kampala
Deadline: 5th June, 2013
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