NML & Atura Expectations


  • NML time should be managed in the best interest of NML and its Clients
  • Testing should be done diligently and with meticulous attention to detail
  • Hours should be logged accurately in Harvest for billing purposes.
  • Commitment to being productive for at least 40 hours in the week
  • Even though flexitime is provided in terms of arrival, employees are required to arrive at work by 09:30
  • Employees should stay until 16:00 and work their 8-hour day within the office to ensure optimal team collaboration.
  • Lunch and smoke breaks are excluded from your 8-hour work day.
  • Give notice of your proposed leave preferably 1 month in advance. Alternatively, as much notice as possible.
  • Ask Claudia for a Leave Form and she needs to write your available days on the form.
  • Inform head of QA of proposed leave and discuss contingency plan
  • Complete form with note about the contingency plan and submit to PM


  • What you are currently busy with?
  • What needs to be completed
  • Any Impediments


  • Project Testing Sprint within Azure DevOps
  • Azure DevOps Test Cases Regression
  • Automation
  • Quality Assurance Upskilling & Knowledge sharing


  • Analysis of requirements to ensure full requirement coverage & traceability within Azure DevOps Test Plan
  • Create, Review & Execute Test cases within Azure DevOps Test Plan
  • Create Regression Test Plan & Release Plan within Azure DevOps
  • Create Test Tasks & Test Cases Per User Story within Azure DevOps
  • Communicate with Role Players to define Test scenarios & Test cases by liaising with SME's to understand: Requirements / User stories / Acceptance criteria
  • End to end testing of systems, products and services
  • Responsible for creation of Test Plans & Test Summary Reports
  • Execute Test cases to cover all Requirements
  • Log defects & Creating Incident Reports within Azure DevOps
  • Logging defects throughout the SDLC by Retesting defects
  • Create Test Summary Reports to Communicate Status of Testing
  • Maintain test quality and testing best practices according to NML see NML Doc Site
  • Ensure that all software performs as expected
  • Communicate with external and internal clients as necessary
  • Attend daily or Virtual stand-ups, Iteration / Sprint Planning, Sprint Retrospectives;
  • Assist with training in user acceptance testing and share product knowledge
  • Manage Defects and management of test results.
  • Prepare Test Status Reports on the results of test activities.
  • Log hours Correctly in Harvest Daily
  • Work closely with Business Users/PM’s and assist with the coordination of UAT during Sprints / Releases