Automated Test Analyst

Automated Test Analyst

Job Title: Automated Test Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sydney
Salary: Market Rates
Start Date: 2021-05-27
Reference: V-39187
Contact Name: Mohammed Samsam
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 28, 2021 16:26

Job Description

The Role:

One of our Federal Government clients is looking for an experienced Automation Tester to assist with quality assurance testing of our applications and identifying opportunities arising from the test results in a Microsoft centric environment.

The role will be responsible for creation, maintenance and/or enhancement of the our client’s automated framework(s).

Key Skills and/or Attributes:
  • Work collaboratively to document testable business features.
  • Understand waterfall, hybrid and agile methodologies.
  • Develop GUI / functional automation tests using Visual Studio, Selenium, JavaScript, C# and tools such as Restful and AxeCore (or other automated accessibility tools).
  • BDD domain-specific language (Gherkin)
  • Familiarity with Dynamics 365, SharePoint, Drupal, Azure PaaS and various .NET variants (ASP.NET, .NET5 .NET Framework4 and .NET Core) would be a plus.
  • Automate UI functional and regression testing scenarios across all test levels (system, integration and regression).
  • Demonstrated skills in creating parallel cross-browser automated tests
  • Must have practical working knowledge of creating CI/CD pipeline for automation tests in Azure DevOps
  • Configure and schedule CI jobs and reporting of automated test runs.
  • Work with the team to ensure that test environments and test data are available when required.
  • Provide quality assurance feedback, identifying automated testing coverage, gaps and other potential risks.
  • Ensure automation testing standards are met across the Technology Branch and provide input on best practice.
  • Preferable:
  • Practical working knowledge of:
    • performance testing and security testing; and
    • DevSecOps practices
  • Conduct manual testing as required.
  • Must have a current Baseline Security Clearance.
Essential Skills and Experience:
  • At least 3-5 years experience in automated testing of web, data applications, APIs & Mobile testing.
  • Practical working experience in the design and delivery of automated test suites (new and existing applications) including experience with using technology such as:
    • Selenium, JavaScript, C#, BDD / Cucumber and other automated tools such as Selenium, Serenity / SpecFlow, Restful and/or AxeCore (or other automated accessibility tools).
  • Demonstrated diagnostic, troubleshooting and problem solving ability (with specific attention to quality and detail).
  • Experience using Azure DevOps (for Pipeline Builds, Releases and Test Plans)

Location: Canberra OR Sydney OR Melbourne

Contract Term: 6 months with a 12 month extension option

Security Requirements: Must be an Australian Citizen. Due to the work environment, our client has requested that all candidates must hold a current Baseline Security Clearance.


How to Apply:

Applications close Thursday, 03 June 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.