Test Analyst

Test Analyst

Job Title: Test Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2021-05-11
Reference: V-39068
Contact Name: Kelly Shockley
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 12, 2021 10:52

Job Description

The Role:

The Department has a requirement for a Test Analyst Resource to work with the Program CTO Change Program to deliver the next generation of LEMF capability. The Test Analyst will play a key role in ensuring the Program of work meets the deliverables by ensuring the solution implementation is error-free and fit for purpose. 

Key Duties: 

• Lead the testing effort on behalf of the project team
• Develop testing strategies and plans in conjunction with the solution vendor, other team members and subject matter experts to ensure the business solution is tested efficiently and effectively
• Oversee and develop test scripts for both functional and non-functional requirements
• Conduct business system testing and validate results
• Test the solution in conjunction with system matter experts or end-users to ensure the procedures, processes and system meet business requirements
• Prepare and execute test cases as required for functional and data migration tests
• Prepare testing reports and test summaries for each release
• Work effectively with vendors and Department personnel in a small team environment


Skills and Experience Required:

  • At least 3-5 years’ experience in business system and technical testing roles
  • Demonstrated experience with developing and testing strategies and plans for complex business systems
  • Experience with leading functional and acceptance testing teams
  • Experience in testing electronic forms
  • Experience in assisting and guiding end users perform UAT
Highly Desirable
  • Experience with leading functional and acceptance testing teams
  • Exceptional communication skills, both written and oral
  • Ability to clearly articulate messages to a variety of audiences
  • Ability to establish and maintain strong relationships with stakeholders
  • Must be a team player and able to work collaboratively
  • Relevant tertiary qualifications or equivalent industry certifications

Location and Contract Term: This is a Canberra based role. 12 month contract from commencement date (approx 1 July) Extension options up to 12 months pending budget and delegate approval.

Security Requirements: Applicants must be Australian Citizens to apply. The ability to obtain and maintain a NV1 security clearance is required.

How to Apply:

Applications close 17 May.

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 Kelly 1300 944 936 for any further information