Technical Test Lead

Technical Test Lead

Job Title: Technical Test Lead
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-12-04 00:00:00
Reference: V-36926
Contact Name: Joanne Finchett
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 04, 2019 13:47

Job Description

Seeking a Technical Test Lead to work within multi-discipline delivery teams following agile principles to support IT systems to support business outcomes. They will work closely with DevOps Engineers, Release engineers and other technical and delivery focussed staff in the section

The Role:

Under direction of the Lead Test Manager, duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Undertake testing activities for a variety of projects in a complex IT environment, including test execution, monitoring and reporting, and input into test planning.
  • Lead a team of testers, provide competent guidance to test team members, and work well both as a member of a team and individually.
  • Provide input into test scoping, planning, analysis and estimation activities for projects.
  • Work unsupervised, take responsibility for own tasks and prioritisation of work, show initiative and self- motivation

Selection criteria
Essential criteria

  • Demonstrate a high level of experience in undertaking technical testing activities for multiple projects in a complex IT environment
  • Have an ability to provide competent guidance to test team members, and work well both as a member of a team and individually
  • Demonstrate comprehensive knowledge and experience in relation to:
  • Continuous Delivery tools and capabilities
  • Technical Testing activities in relation to automation and API testing
  • Possess very good oral and written communication skills, including sound liaison skills and the ability to contribute to training of other testers and relevant staff;
Desirable criteria

  • Experience with SOAP UI Pro, Ready API and Selenium frameworks
  • Possess a minimum of 7 years software testing experience, with at least 2 years as a Test Lead.
Location and Contract Term:

The role is based in Canberra, 12 Month Contract with 2 X 12 Months possible extension options

Security Requirements:

Applicants must be Australian Citizens.

How to Apply:

Applications close 17 December 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

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