Automation/API Testing Roles

Job Title: Automation/API Testing Roles
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Melbourne, Victoria
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 213351_1625205845
Contact Name: Geordie McPherson
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 02, 2021 16:04

Job Description

About the role

To work within the development team, conducting manual testing and implementing automation testing to ensure a quality driven product, whilst following appropriate policies and providing excellent support to our core stakeholders.


  • Design, execute and maintain robust test scenarios, test plans and test scripts as part of project delivery and ongoing development requirements.
  • Maintain high coverage of test-automation to minimise regression-based defects, expand test coverage and reduce time to complete testing of new developments.
  • Record test results, raise defects and re-test fixes to ensure a quality product.
  • Manage and maintain test documentation including, test scenarios, test plans and test scripts traceability to requirements.
  • Assists in refining, maintaining, and improving existing processes and standards.

Skills & Experience

Must-have -

  • Language: Java, REST-Assured, Cucumber/Gherkin
  • Containerization: Docker
  • Cloud: AWS
  • Technical Testing Skill: API Testing, Technical Integration Testing, Functional Testing, Test Automation (using JAVA/REST-assured/cucumber), Test Planning/Analysis, Test Design/Execution, Issue Troubleshooting
  • Test Management Skill: Test Management, Defect Management, Status Reporting, Agile Testing Delivery Techniques
  • Service Virtualization: Wiremock
  • CICD: Jenkins
  • Others: Linux Command Line, Git/Github, Postman, JIRA, Confluence

Good to have -

  • Language: Gradle/Maven, Bash/Powershell, Groovy, Gatling/Scala (for Performance Testing)
  • Service Virtualization: Mountebank, Apache Camel
  • Cloud: Azure
  • Others: Splunk, Kong, Axway, MQ, Ansible