Software Tester

Job Title: Software Tester
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 243158_1644272852
Contact Name: Carissa Burgos
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 08, 2022 09:27

Job Description

Our IT Consulting company is seeking a Software Tester to undertake Quality Assurance activities for the a federal government's System Redevelopment Project.

This is a long-term contract for 6 months with extension options, located at our Client's Canberra location.

The project aims to upgrade a bespoke legacy system to an Azure Cloud Native Architecture. The role requires a System Tester to work in a small Agile team to ensure system features are of the highest quality, before User Acceptance Testing is undertaken. The project includes a data migration activity, quality assurance of data integrity and feature quality and coverage are key to the success of the project.

To be successful in this role, you should have:

  • Ability to analyse system specifications with the Business Analyst to ensure acceptance criteria is detailed, accurate and testable.
  • Be able to prepare and execute detailed test cases.
  • Ability to document system defects, with detailed and accurate steps to re-produce them.
  • Ability to work as a system tester in Agile Projects.
  • Be able to create test data and manage defect tracking.
  • Prepare test outcome reporting and estimate testing effort and timeframes against product backlog items (PBI's).
  • Ability to test data integrity.
  • Ability to work closely with developers, business analysts and project managers And also to work under limited supervision, managing personal workloads and deadlines.

It is desirable if you have:

  • Experience in the use of Azure Devop's.
  • Experience in the creation of automated regression test scripts.
  • Experience in testing system performance against documented benchmarks.

Due to security clearance requirements for this role, candidates must be Australian Citizens who have an existing Baseline security clearance.

Apply now for immediate consideration - contact Carissa Burgos on 02 8880 7642 quoting Job Reference: #243158

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