Data Warehouse Test Analyst

Job Title: Data Warehouse Test Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 212963_1620379396
Contact Name: Carissa Burgos
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 07, 2021 19:23

Job Description

Our Federal Government Client is seeking a Data Warehouse Test Analyst.

This is a long-term contract role until 30 June 2023 with extension options, located at our Client's Canberra City location.

As the selected candidate, you will:

  • Experience in Data Warehousing testing with strong SQL skills and ETL knowledge.
  • Execute test cases as required within the test suites, and record the results of test execution.
  • Adhere to Defect Mangement strategy to manage defects.
  • Document test plans in line with DoH's Test Strategy.
  • Assist the Enterprise Testing and Quality Assuarnce section and other DoH's teams with testing activities as required (may include peer reviews, walk throughs and alike).
  • Provide feedback/reports on estimates of testing effort and progress suitable 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.
  • Ability to work within team and/or autonomously if required.
  • Possess strong analytical, problem solving and negotiation skills
  • Work with various testing methodologies including Waterfall and Agile. 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.

To be successful in this role, you should have:

  • Demonstrated experience (3+years) in manual testing, including:
  • Experience in Data Warehousing testing with strong SQL skills and ETL knowledge.
  • Experience using Azure DevOps or 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.
  • ISTQB Foundation Certificate, ISTQB Agile Certification

It is desirable if you have:

  • Automation testing experience using Selenium (desirable)

Due to security clearance requirements for this role, candidates must be Australian Citizens who currently possess Federal Government Security Clearances.

Apply now for immediate consideration - contact Carissa Burgos on 02 9137 8700 quoting Job Reference: #212963

Please note: Only candidates that meet the above criteria will be contacted. Thank you for your interest in the position.