Senior / Lead Technical Test Analyst (for Health)

Senior / Lead Technical Test Analyst (for Health)

Job Title: Senior / Lead Technical Test Analyst (for Health)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2021-09-15
Reference: V-39859
Contact Name: Joanne Finchett
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 16, 2021 08:26

Job Description

Seeking a Senior/Lead Technical Test Analyst - SFIA Level 4

Role Requirements

The services will include and not be limited to:
  • Perform script analysis, test estimation, track work against estimates, report variances to team management, and manage resources to ensure project deliverables are met
  • Extensive Analytical skills –Review project documents – with the ability to analyse highly complex systems and interdependencies, identifying key automation tests with a view on Return on Investment (ROI)
  • Continuously monitor, analyse and provide recommendations to improve ROI and funnel effectiveness, as well as optimise and streamline existing scripts and processes
  • Create, execute, and report high-quality test artefacts such as matrix, cases, defects, complex test data, ensuring adherence to section standards and guidelines
  • Set up execution schedules and maintain farm machines
  • Responsible for identifying, designing, building, and maintaining test automation suites using appropriate tools
  • Assist and maintain Test Automation Framework
  • Provides recommendations towards financial planning and budgeting within the project and using sound judgement collates and provides an analysis of financial data and reports to facilitate decision making
    • Assist in identifying and implement individual and team training and development plans, and monitor progress to remedy knowledge and skill gaps;
    • Working with manual testers, developers, and Business Analysts to ensure upstream test planning is optimised for the efficient delivery of automated testing;
    • Provide clear and concise comments, which needs to be accurate and representative to the test artefacts (STLC), ensuring they meet the standards of the section;
    • Raise defects and monitor defect queues for yourself and peers, advising when queues are not actioned promptly as per section guidelines;
    • Coach, mentor, and provide on-the-job training to automation resources and manual testers participating in automation training;
    • Assist in improving test automation capabilities to increase efficiencies in delivery and support;
    • Tailor your communication (written and verbal) to the respective audience;
    • Demonstrate ethical behaviour and integrity to enhance team culture and contribute to a positive workplace;
    • Participate or facilitate meetings for internal testing operations and external workshops;
    • Adapts easily to changes applying sound judgement;
    • Initiate, build, and maintain strong stakeholder relationships across the ICT Division, business, and operational areas, internally and externally; and
    • Establish and maintain professional networks to support portfolio and project outcomes
Experience Required
  • Demonstrated experience (6+years) as a Senior/Lead Technical Test Analyst, including:
  • Programming/scripting experience.
  • Significant experience with testing automation tools (Selenium, TestNG, junit, Appium)
  • Experience testing in a Windows environment with different application stacks such as: Siebel, DotNet, and SAP.
  • Experience working in CI/CD environment.
  • Experience in mobile automation and API automation.
  • Experience with Test Management tools
  • Proven knowledge and experience working with various testing methodologies including Waterfall and Agile
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Ability to work in agile teams.
  • Ability to set direction for test automation and implement the enterprise automation test strategy.
  • Delivery focused, demonstrated track record of seeing projects through to completion.
  • Ability to solve problems independently and in timely manner.
  • Attention to details and quality focus with enterprise vision.
  • High level of capability with a range of test automation tools and languages, such as VBScript/.NET, Selenium, Java, Rest Assured, Maven and SoapUI, Java, SQL, HTML, and other languages.
  • ISTQB Advanced Level Test Analyst or equivalent
  • ISTQB Foundation Agile Extension Certificate or equivalent, or relevant practical experience
  • ISTQB Advanced Level Agile Technical Tester or equivalent
  • ISTQB Foundation Level Mobile Application Testing or equivalent
  • Experience with DevOps and CI/CD practices.
  • Certification in automation tools.
  • ISTQB Advanced Test Manager Certificate or equivalent, or relevant practical experience
  • 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.