SUBSIDIARY Sky Cable
POSITION Manual Test Analyst
WORK LOCATION National Capital Region
DATE POSTED July 20, 2022

BUSINESS SUMMARY

Sky Cable Corporation (or simply SkyCable or Sky) is a Filipino cable telecommunications company and the country's largest cable television provider. The company operates in Mega Manila and provincially through its various subsidiaries. The company is a subsidiary of the Filipino media conglomerate ABS-CBN Corporation and is based in Pasig City.

It was founded in 6 June 1990 as Central CATV, Inc. by Benpres Holdings Corporation (now Lopez Holdings Corporation). Today it has expanded to offer digital cable, broadband internet, and VoIP to its over half a million subscribers in Mega Manila.

On 6 June 1990, Sky Cable Corporation was incorporated as Central CATV, Inc. On 25 March 1991, Sky Vision Corporation, a holding company incorporated with the primary purpose of buying and owning stocks of Central CATV, Inc. was founded.

RESPONSIBILITIES

    The Test Analyst (Manual) will be reporting to the ICT Test Manager and will be assigned to one or more projects / releases. He/she needs to work closely with key stakeholders to define the testing activities and scope needed on the project/release.

    A Test Analyst may oversee a team and serve as subject matter expert for the said team. He/she most of the time assumes the Test Lead role in a project / release.

    A Test Analyst should have excellent communication and interpersonal skills. He/she must have strong knowledge on testing methodologies, processes, tools, and have excellent organizational and troubleshooting skills.

    Testing Activities (Test Design and Execution)

    • Review and provide feedback to requirements reviews/discussions
    • Develop a test plan that leads to effective testing with optimal test coverage, based on the deep understanding of the business domain and/or project/release/component.
    • Design efficient and effective test scenarios and cases, based on the in-depth understanding of business domain and application functionalities and features.
    • Consider testability when reviewing the designs which result in more testable features and better test coverage.
    • Apply knowledge of software development process for early discovery of defects and higher quality builds
    • Perform actual test execution and analyze test results of highly complex programs/projects/releases.
    • Facilitate discovery of potential issues through application of appropriate testing methodologies.
    • Analyze patterns of defects to identify test holes for a feature area.
    • Develop and document quality risks and mitigations.
    • Develop new documentation and project testing/quality procedures.

    Test Coordination and Guidance

    • Be an advocate for quality.
    • Provide leadership, guidance and direction to less experienced testers / users in resolution of escalated issues and/or complex production, application or system problems.
    • Drive the project test team to test effectively and efficiently to meet quality standards and deadlines.
    • Help resolve issues/remove roadblocks for the project test team and/or escalate accordingly.
    • Provide regular quality status updates to IT testing lead and/or project stakeholders
    • Ensure efficient and effective delivery of service. Recommend and implement process improvements.

REQUIREMENTS

    • A Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Engineering or any other related technical courses.
    • Has 5+ years of testing manual and automation experience
    • Has testing lead experience
    • Has Web, API and backend testing experience
    • Experience in leading and managing all quality deliverables of complex transformation project(s) / release(s)
    • Multiple experience and an expert in test scoping and planning
    • Experience in setting-up / using test tools for quality management (e.g. JILE, Micro Focus ALM, qTest, etc.)
    • Experience in setting-up / using test automation tool(s) like Selenium is an advantage
    • Experience in software testing projects involving different software development methodologies (e.g. Agile, Waterfall, etc.)
    • Experience in applying different testing methodologies and processes
    • Expert in design of test cases and test data based on requirements
    • Ability to monitor and facilitate testing progress
    • Ability to create and implement test strategies on multiple test activities
    • Ability to facilitate discovery of potential problems and address gaps in inspections and reviews
    • Ability to coach, train and lead lower level Test Analysts / Testers
    • Strong organizational and troubleshooting skills with attention to detail
    • Passion for testing excellence through automation and process improvements
    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to work effectively in a matrix organization
    • Self-starter with an ability to learn beyond formal training, aptitude for delivering quality products

Preference will be given to candidates who APPLY ONLINE.