Software Test Specialist

Job Title: Software Test Specialist
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Hawthorn East, Victoria
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 214017_1623132636
Contact Name: Geordie McPherson
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 08, 2021 16:10

Job Description

Position Title: Software Test Specialist

Reporting To: Test Manager (UAT Testing)

Contract Length: Initially 6 months (flexible rates)

Client: One of Australia's largest supermarket and retail chains. Offering great Work-From-Home flexibility.


  • Overall management of test delivery in terms of scope, schedule, cost, quality, risk, issue, dependency, and stakeholder management
  • Development /input into Test Strategies and Test Plans, Test Summary Report, and processes and tools.
  • Creation and maintenance of test scripts
  • Identifying, reporting, tracking, and managing software defects
  • Assist with providing and/or validating testing estimates for projects. Identify testing resourcing needs.
  • Experience with management of quality in a release construct
  • Increase test efficiency and coverage with automation and uplift initiatives

Skills and experience

  • Minimum of 5 years of demonstrated test lead experience with a mix of Agile & Waterfall methodology and testing processes.
  • Experience with testing automation (desirable)
  • Oracle retail experience, PL/SQL (desirable)
  • Ability to build and maintain productive relationships with a variety of stakeholders
  • Proven experience in testing for critical systems
  • Proven experience in using HP QC, Jira, Confluence

For more information or a confidential discussion, please contact Geordie McPherson at

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