Test Manager Level 5 (TSPV)

Test Manager Level 5 (TSPV)

Job Title: Test Manager Level 5 (TSPV)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2020-08-19
Reference: V-37148
Contact Name: Kate Kornsasi
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 20, 2020 16:04

Job Description

The Test Manager will assume responsibility for leading a multi-classification team undertaking testing as a part of an Agile delivery team.  The Test Manager will manage, plan and direct the testing of software and systems, with a focus on acceptance testing and project level test strategies, to ensure project deliverables (both technical and non-technical) meet the required business outcome.
Major Responsibilities:
  1. Lead a multi-classification team undertaking testing and work as a productive member of an integrated Agile team.
  2. Manage, plan and direct testing activities. Provide advice and direction on efficient approaches to testing that streamline software delivery and integration processes.
  3. Design, write and run integration scripts. Assess the outcomes and document faults and failures in a clear and concise manner.
  4. Work with development teams to produce effective testing solutions that enhance software delivery workflows.
  5. Design test cases and test scripts to ensure quality of software is understood before being exposed in production environments.
  6. Document technical processes and report risks and faults in accordance with relevant policies and procedures.
Location and Contract Term: The role is based in Canberra. 9 months contract, Extension options: 2 x 12 months.
Security Requirements: Must hold either a current Top-Secret Positive Vetting (TSPV) security clearance OR have held a TSPV in the previous 12 month period (which has since been downgraded).
SFIA security level required: The Specified Person will be expected to demonstrate attributes of SFIA Level of Responsibility 5.
How to Apply:
Please upload your resume to apply. Please note you will need to complete selection criteria to complete this application process. We will be in touch with instructions for suitably skilled candidates.
Applications open until 11 March or until position is filled.

Call Kate 0447 199 931 for any further information.