Test Analyst (for Health)

Test Analyst (for Health)

Job Title: Test Analyst (for Health)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2021-09-15
Reference: V-39855
Contact Name: Joanne Finchett
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 16, 2021 08:03

Job Description

Seeking Test Analysts (Application, System integration, interagency Data Warehouse)– SFIA Level 2

Role Requirements

The services will include and not be limited to:
  • Execute test cases as required within the test suites and record the results of test execution
  • Adhere to Defect Management strategy to manage defects
  • Document test plans in line with the department Test Strategy
  • Assist the Enterprise Testing and Quality Assurance section and other teams with testing activities as required this may include peer reviews, walk throughs
  • Provide feedback/reports on estimates of testing effort and progress for project management and planning activities
  • Liaise with Business Analysts, System Analysts, Architects and Business Subject Matter Experts to clarify intended system behaviour and supporting business processes
  • Collaborate with many stakeholders and subject matter experts including the co-ordination of UAT with multiple business teams
  • Ability to work within team and/or autonomously if required
  • Work with various testing methodologies including Waterfall and Agile; and.
  • Specified Personnel will be expected to transfer skills and knowledge to departmental staff and ensure appropriate documentation is stored in accordance with the Department’s recordkeeping policy and practices.
Experience Required
  • Demonstrated experience (3+years) in manual testing, including:
  • Experience in application (including D365), Datawarehouse (with strong SQL skills and ETL knowledge) system integration and mobile device testing.
  • Experience using various test tools (i.e. Azure DevOps, MicroFocus ALM and ALM Octane)
  • Thorough understanding of testing practices and processes in agile and waterfall project environment.
  • Working independently, at the direction of the Test Manager, following testing processes.
  • Provide test estimations and work to these timeframes for upcoming work.
  • Strong experience in the preparation and maintenance of test plans, test cases, test results and defect reporting.
  • Excellent communication, analytical, problem solving and time management skills.
  • Datawarehouse testing experience for Datawarehouse test role.
  • Interagency testing experience for Interagency test role.
  • Desktop testing experience for Desktop test role.

  • ISTQB Foundation Certificate or equivalent certificate, or relevant practical experience.
  • ISTQB Foundation Agile Extension Certificate or equivalent.
  • Desirable:
  • Automation testing experience using Selenium.
  • ISTQB Advanced Level Test Analyst or equivalent.
  • ISTQB Agile Tester certificate or equivalent.
  • Tertiary qualification in IT
  • Experience or knowledge of, DevOps, CI/CD pipelines and automation test tools. ISTQB Advanced Level Agile Technical Tester or equivalent
  • ISTQB Foundation Level Mobile Application Testing or equivalent
  • ISTQB Advanced Level Technical Test Analyst or equivalent
  • ISTQB Foundation Agile Extension Certificate or equivalent
  • ISTQB Advanced Level Test Automation Engineer or equivalent

Location and Contract Term:

Canberra, Sydney or Brisbane Based – 12 Month Contract with possible contract extension

Security Clearance:

Must be an Australian Citizen. Baseline Security Clearance is Desirable

How to Apply:

Applications close 24 August 2021

Please upload your resume to apply. We will be in touch with instructions for suitably skilled candidates

Call Jo Finchett 1300 944 936 / 0480 02for any further information.