Test Manager

Test Manager

Job Title: Test Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive Hourly Rate
Start Date: 2019-05-23
Reference: V-36212
Contact Name: Joanne Finchett
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 24, 2019 10:30

Job Description

Seeking a Test Manager- Reporting to the Test Team Leader the Specified Personnel must work closely with the Section Manager Testing, Project Manager and the Portfolio Manager , to uplift the capability of the ITB Test Section, and run the SDT Test Manager role on the SDT technology project within Information Technology Branch.

The Role:

The Specified personnel must undertake the following tasks:
The role will be responsible for planning, governance and delivery of all testing activities including:

  • System testing,
  • Integration testing
  • WCAG testing
  • Automation testing
  • UAT testing
  • Performance testing
  • Security testing

Skills and Experience Required:

  • A Minimum 5 years’ experience as a Test Manager and Release Management within organisations of a comparable size (or larger) to  (a medium sized ICT Commonwealth organisation);
  • Experience in Agile and Waterfall project methodologies and the ability to work independently;
  • Experience in all testing activities with the ability to manage multiple test teams concurrently;
  • Well-developed experience in defect management using Microsoft Visual Studio Team Services (VSTS) or equivalent;
  • Excellent people management and reporting skills;
  • Extensive issues management experience
  • Formal and recognised IT qualifications;
  • Experience with Microsoft CRM, Portal testing; and.
  • Experience developing test automation scripts
Location and Contract Term:

The role is Canberra based with an immediate start for a 12 Month Contract with Options to extend for a further 12 Months

Security Requirements:

Candidates must be Australian Citizens. A Baseline Security Clearance is required

How to Apply:

Applications close 2 June 2019  

Please upload your resume to apply. Please note you may need to complete selection criteria to complete this application process. We will be in touch with instructions for suitably skilled candidates

Call Joanne Finchett 1300 944 936 for any further information