System and Software Tester

System and Software Tester

Job Title: System and Software Tester
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-06-27
Reference: V-36353
Contact Name: Joanne Finchett
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 28, 2019 15:53

Job Description

Seeking a System and Software Tester to perform quality assurance and testing of changes to both business systems delivered under the program of work, and corporate systems supported as “BAU”, to ensure they are of high quality and support business requirements.

The Role:
  • Quickly learn and adapt to the departments systems and processes
  • Reviewing and updating requirements/user stories and providing associated test estimates
  • Developing and executing test cases
  • Preparing complex test data
  • Developing, reviewing and maintaining test documentation including test strategies, test plans, test suites, test summary reports, testing processes and knowledge base articles
  • Contribute to testing approvals within ITIL-based change management processes - Identifying, documenting and managing defects through to resolution –
  • Managing tasks and testing artefacts within Team Foundation Server and/or Service Now
  • Ability to build, share and retain critical in-depth knowledge of the systems developed and maintained by the department
  • Attending and contributing to scrum events (sprint planning, daily stand-up, sprint retrospective etc.)
  • Performing knowledge transfer, training and demonstrations to team members and stakeholders
  • Conduct regular end to end system regression testing - SQL and automated testing skills
  • Other duties as required.
Skills and Experience Required:

  • Possess recent, relevant testing experience within the last 5 years
  • Possess experience working with incremental delivery methods such as Agile for multiple projects concurrently
  • Candidates should possess formal qualifications or certification as they pertain to the role
  • SQL and automated testing skills
  • Possess experience using automation tools such as Tosca, Selenium, Cucumber etc.
Location and Contract Term:

The role is Canberra based with a 11 Month Contract with 1 x 12 Months extension.

Security Requirements:

Australian citizenship is required, Baseline Security clearance is Required.

How to Apply:

Applications close 11 July 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 Jo Finchett 1300 944 936 for any further information