Job Opening

Posting Title: Consultant – Software Quality Assurance Specialist, (Local) ; (HQ Gaza);
Department/Office: United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA)
Duty Station: HQ Gaza
Posting Period: 03 March 2022 - 16 March 2022
Job Opening Number: 22-UNRWA - Information Management - Gaza-176144-Consultant
Staffing Exercise N/A
United Nations Core Values: Integrity, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity
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Result of Service

UNRWA is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from both women and men.
UNRWA encourages applications from qualified women. Only those applicants shortlisted for an interview will be contacted. UNRWA is a non-smoking environment.

Work Location

Gaza

Expected duration

¿ The duration of the consultancy is 6 to 11 months, extendable according to performance and availability of funds.
¿ Remuneration for this consultancy will be on grade 12 (1,259.40 USD) and will depend on the qualifications and experience of the candidate.
¿ The incumbent will be only in Gaza.

Duties and Responsibilities

¿ Work as an integral member of an Agile/DevOps cross-functional team to ensure quality throughout the software development lifecycle
¿ Review and analyze system specifications to identify testing requirements
¿ Prepare test plan that covers functional and non-functional requirements
¿ Design and create manual and automated test scripts
¿ Execute test scripts (manual and automated) and review results
¿ Evaluate product code according to specifications, standards, and applicable norms
¿ Report defects, bugs, and errors to development teams in a precise and concise way
¿ Report and document test results for each software version
¿ Conduct post-release/post-implementation testing
¿ Continuously improve testing processes and strategies to increase automation and code coverage
¿ Write a weekly status report for the management team
¿ Performs other related duties as required.

Qualifications/special skills

Academic Qualifications:
¿ A university degree from an accredited educational institution in information technology, information management, Information systems, computer science, computer engineering, or other related disciplines;

Experience:
¿ Minimum of 2 years of experience in software testing
¿ DevOps mindset and a good understanding of continuous integration principles, including unit testing, automated deployment, real-time testing, and diagnostics.
¿ Expertise in automating test cases with latest tools and frameworks (Selenium, JMeter, Katalon Studio, etc.)
¿ Understanding of design patterns, UML
¿ Solid understanding of system security and data protection best practices

DESIRABLE EXPERIENCE
¿ Software Quality Assurance and Testing related certifications;
¿ Experience working in an Agile/Scrum/ DevOps team;
¿ Experience in MS TFS or Git, and Azure DevOps
¿ Web applications development using ASP.Net, Angular, and MS SQL Server
¿ Use of project management software.

Competency:
¿ Strong ability to drive for results, to manage and deliver against multiple priorities on time;
¿ Strong analytical and problem-solving skills;
¿ Strong interpersonal and communication skills; verbal and written;
¿ Excellent planning and organizing skills;
¿ Flexibility and adaptability

Language:
¿ Fluent in spoken and written English.

Additional Information

The consultant will be responsible for monitoring the software engineering processes and methods used in a project to ensure proper quality of the software at the Software Factory of HQG IT Service Center.

No Fee

THE UNITED NATIONS DOES NOT CHARGE A FEE AT ANY STAGE OF THE RECRUITMENT PROCESS (APPLICATION, INTERVIEW MEETING, PROCESSING, OR TRAINING). THE UNITED NATIONS DOES NOT CONCERN ITSELF WITH INFORMATION ON APPLICANTS’ BANK ACCOUNTS.

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