Specialist Quality Assurance (QA) Tester

Specialist Quality Assurance (QA) Tester

Job Title: Specialist Quality Assurance (QA) Tester
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sydney
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2021-09-15 00:00:00
Reference: V-39872
Contact Name: Maria Fabello
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 16, 2021 16:47

Job Description

Specialist Quality Assurance (QA) Tester (AC2090)

Estimated start date:
Location of work: New South Wales
Length of contract: 12 Months
Contract extensions: 2 x 12-month extension options
Security clearance: Ability to obtain baseline clearance


Specialist QA Tester will collaboratively within an agile delivery team:

• Develop strategic test plan and articulate test plan for project deliverables.

• Work collaboratively with business analysts and engineers to describe testable business features and co-ordinate testing of features.

• Develop functional automation tests using test automation tools such as Selenium and Cypress.

• Experience in utilising UI automation tools.

• Ensure automation testing standards are met across the product team and guide the team on best practice testing practices align with project objectives.

• Understand the scope of work in each sprint / release and direct automation testing efforts to the areas of most risk.

• Automate functional and regression testing scenarios and being able to execute all levels of testing (system, integration, and regression).

• Provide quality assurance signoff for each release, identifying testing coverage, gaps and other potential risks.

• Conduct manual testing when required.

• Configure continuous integration jobs and related scripts for over-all test scenario orchestration, scheduling and reporting of automated test runs.

• Understand agile methodologies such as Scrum and preferably be able to assist with the management of the task backlog.

• Assist with the documentation and development of new features by working with business analysts, end users, and developers.

• Working with business analysts and engineers to ensure that test environments and test data are available when required.

• Coding skills in Java would be beneficial, C# would also be useful

• Demonstrated skills in creating parallel cross-browser automation tests

• Have skills in creating CI/CD pipeline for automation tests

• Knowledge of system performance testing and penetration testing is desirable


Call Maria Luiza on 0480 002 461 for any further information.