Senior Test Analysts and Automation Testers

Senior Test Analysts and Automation Testers

Job Title: Senior Test Analysts and Automation Testers
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2020-01-21 00:00:00
Reference: V-37029
Contact Name: Joanne Finchett
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 22, 2020 10:36

Job Description

Seeking a Senior Test Analysts and Automation Testers with experience working as part of a tight knit multi-disciplinary team on projects delivered using an iterative / agile approach

The Role:

Working with the delivery team and broader Division in alignment with the Enterprise approach, to be successful in this role the candidate must be able to:

  • Shape the approach to and setup automated testing tools and CI/CD pipelines
  • lead both manual and automated testing activity
  • Take responsibility in preparing test strategies, manual and automate test cases and prepare test data.
  • Identify and contribute to the ongoing evolution of the automated testing approach, including any tooling, framework or test case changes to ensure continuous improvement
The successful candidate will be working with business and technical project staff who have varied knowledge and experience in an Agile software development environment.
This is an exciting opportunity working on a new project initiative.

Skills and Experience Required:

Essential Criteria

  • The right attitude is paramount to successful outcomes. You are someone that enjoys working in a tight-knit agile project team that includes technical staff and stakeholders. You communicate well, share knowledge and experiences, have a can-do and flexible approach, and recognise the importance of following Department processes and documentation requirements.30%
  • Experience in:
                   automated testing including identifying and setup of tooling (such as selenium) and implementation of testing frameworks, the development of test cases for parallel test execution in a CICD pipeline, automation scripts using programming languages such as C# Java and/or Python - 30%
  • Experience in preparing test strategies, manual test case execution and test data creation in an agile development environment - 20%
  • Applicants should have knowledge of accessibility (WCAG) testing and testing of responsive cross platform applications - 20%
Location and Contract Term:

Canberra based. 6 Month Contract with extension options up to 30 June 2022

Security Requirements:

Must be an Australian Citizen. NV1 Security Clearance

How to Apply:

Applications close 28 January 2020  

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