Test Manager

Test Manager

Job Title: Test Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2021-01-25
Reference: V-38445
Contact Name: Joanne Finchett
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 25, 2021 16:23

Job Description

Seeking a Test Manager to work in two of our high-profile software development projects.

The Role:

You'll be looking after strategy, all levels of testing, scope, reporting and must have strong and proven test management experience working on large complex projects. This is a fast-paced environment, using leading edge technology, we require enthusiastic professional Test Managers focused on delivering quality outcomes, you must be driven, resilient and able to cope with a changing environment. The successful applicants must have strong technical skills, good judgement, strong leadership, communication and stakeholder engagement skills. A good understanding of issues relating to the management of large systems application testing is essential. You’ll be responsible for building the capability of testing within the project, managing testing resources, estimations, environments, schedules, data, triage handling across the project and in conjunction with the BAU teams working to ensure smooth transition from the project to the ongoing support team

Skills and Experience Required
Essential criteria

  • Extensive experience (5 years+) as a Test Manager of large-scale systems, experience managing both manual and automated testing teams. Must have strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Experience working in an Agile software development environment and experience using devops toolset.
  • Strong personal qualities including well developed communication skills, stakeholder management; sound prioritisation, time management and organisational skills. Must also have strong personal drive and commitment to delivering quality outcomes.
Desirable criteria
  • Previous experience working on the department’s IT systems
Location and Contract Term:

Canberra Based –Start date ASAP – 30 June 2021 with 2 x 12 months extension options.

Security Requirements:

Must be an Australian Citizen. A Baseline Security Clearance is required

How to Apply:

Applications close 31 January 2021

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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