System Test and Software Quality Assurance Officer

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OrganizationAsan KhedmatLocationKabul
NationalityAfghanistanSalary RangeAs per NTA Salary Scale
Employement TypeFull TImeContract DurationOne Year
EducationBachelor Degree (BSc) in software engineering, computer science or related fieldsExperienceAt least 3 years of professional work experience
GenderMale/FemaleVacancy Number054
Number of Jobs1Announcement Date6/7/2017 12:00:00 AM
Closing Date6/24/2017 12:00:00 AM

About Asan Khedmat:

The Government of Afghanistan has established a new initiative called Asan Khedmat, which operates under the auspices of the Ministry of Finance (MoF), and is a one-stop shop for public services. Asan Khedmat will contribute to improving the efficiency and effectiveness of the Afghan Government and enhance the responsiveness to the needs of the Afghan citizen. The centers will deliver quality services in an inexpensive and timely manner and improve the relation between the citizens and the government. The effect will be to strengthen the democratic system in Afghanistan. Asan Khedmat is based on the ASAN Services concept of Azerbaijan. The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the Government of Afghanistan and the Government of Azerbaijan, provides that the government of Azerbaijan will provide technical support in all aspects of this initiative. This includes access to software solutions, sharing of strategic and legal documents, support regarding the organizational structure, as well as sharing training curricula and methodology. It is also agreed that Azerbaijan will provide access to their training facilities, during the development period in Afghanistan. Ministry of Finance would like to recruit a qualified individual for the position of a database developer for the Asan Khedmat Program at the Ministry of Finance of Islamic Republic of Afghanistan with the following duties and responsibilities.

Job Description:

-Quality-checks system against system requirements
-Ensures that system is designed based on the system development standards
-Controls system architecture and design based on the flow of information
-Controls system flows of function compared to system requirements
-Writes, revises, and verifies quality standards and test procedures for system design to attain quality of software economically and efficiently
-Reviews newly developed or adapted software, including documentation, diagrams, and flow charts to determine whether program will perform according to user requirements and conforms to guidelines
-Recommends program improvements or corrections to programmers
-Reviews computer operating log to identify program processing errors
-Tests program for validity of results, accuracy, reliability, and conformance to established standards
-Identifies differences between established standards and user applications and suggests modifications to conform to standards.
-Conducts compatibility tests with server performance while running system (RAM and processor)
-Monitors program performance after implementation to prevent reoccurrence of program operating problems and to ensure efficiency of operation
-Develops guidelines for attaining Industry Standard Quality certifications for the organization

Job Requirements:

The successful candidate should possess the following skills, experience and qualifications:
1- Bachelor Degree (BSc) in software engineering, computer science or related fields with solid foundation in software systems development, with strong competencies in data structures, algorithms and Software Quality Assurance
2- At least 3 years of professional work experience in software engineering and test
3- Deep technical knowledge system test methods and standards
4- Hands on experience with interactive applications and system test
5- Experience with test-driven development

Submission Guideline:

CVs with cover letter should be submitted ELECTRONICLY. Please include position title in the subject line of the e-mail. Only short-listed candidates whose application responds to the above criteria will be contacted for interview. with cover letter should be submitted ELECTRONICLY. Please include position title in the subject line of the e-mail. Only short-listed candidates whose application responds to the above criteria will be contacted for interview.

Submission Email:

hr@asan.gov.af