Senior Test Analyst

Job Title: Senior Test Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: Sept 2022
Reference: 248197
Contact Name: Maria Lastierre
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 12, 2022 16:57

Job Description

Our Federal Government client is looking for a Senior Test Analyst.

This is for a long-term contract of 12 Months plus 2x12 Months Extension Option. This is located at our Client's Canberra location.

As the selected candidate, you will be:

  • Organising the work and setting priorities for the team
  • Successfully managing competing priorities for the team
  • Reviewing requirements and specifications, and defining test conditions for complex and technical bodies of work
  • Participating in testing requirements gathering, analysis and planning for the team
  • Assisting with authoring and maintaining test plans
  • Participating and providing direction for authoring test cases and test scripts for functions of high complexity, mapping back to predetermined criteria
  • Providing expertise in interpretation, execution and recording of test cases of high complexity in accordance with test plans
  • Identifying, analysing and reporting test activities, defects, issues and risks to the Test Manager
  • Creating, maintaining and executing technical test cases using various test tools
  • Mentoring and cross skilling team members.

To be successful in this role you should have:

  • 4+ years' experience as a Tester
  • Demonstrated ability to create comprehensive test cases and complex test data for a variety of systems using a range of testing tools
  • Understanding and demonstrated experience employing ISTQB methodologies
  • Demonstrated experience in technical back end testing

It is desirable if you have experience in:

  • Testing experience in one or more of the following: ­ - Geospatial ­ - Biometrics ­ - Identity

Due to security clearance requirements for this role, candidates must be Australian citizens who have the ability to obtain Federal Government Security Clearances.

Apply now for immediate consideration - contact Maria Lastierre on 02 6245 1717 quoting Job Reference: # 248197

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