Test Analyst

Job Title: Test Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Adelaide CBD, South Australia
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: August
Reference: 196421_1562655649
Contact Name: Matthew Chatterton
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 09, 2019 17:00

Job Description

Peoplebank are looking for a Test Analyst to work on an initial 6 month contract for one of largest clients, based in the Adelaide CBD. This is a new, large end to end project, where you will get to work across the full lifecycle.

As a Test Analyst, you will be responsible for effective testing services across the Project to ensure the configuration and implementation of the new solution; integration with other Systems and equipment; and legacy data migration are satisfactorily achieved and perform as specified.

Responsibilities of the Test Analyst include:

  • Monitor and maintain a structured test management process that provides objective evidence that new system configurations, packages, services, together with interfaces will perform as specified.
  • Ensure appropriate levels of testing are performed during the release, build/configuration and deployment activities.
  • Lead the development of test plans for the functional, non-functional, data migration, systems integration testing and user acceptance testing, in accordance with the defined Testing and Data Migration Strategies.
  • Design, plan and execute test conditions, test scripts and test data sets to ensure appropriate and adequate coverage and control.
  • Coordinate test events, test resources, incidents, problems and retesting activities.
  • Provide regular, accurate reports on test progress, test outcomes, success rates, issues and risks.
  • Ensure that testing is performed as defined in the test plans and design.
  • Ensure appropriate escalation of problem resolution and the identification and documentation of errors as a result of testing a new or changed service.
  • Apply and monitor testing processes, standards, procedures and guidelines in accordance with the application management lifecycle, industry standards and best practice.
  • Participate in the implementation of agreed performance indicators and of quantitative and qualitative monitoring and reporting on service delivery outcomes and test program performance.
  • Document test scripts in line with quality processes to enable accurate and timely reporting on results.
  • Contribute to the definition and application of testing control disciplines including identifying and assisting with the implementation of risk mitigation measures by:
    • Use of specifications, business processes and system inspection in the identification of risks as an input to test design
    • Demonstration of risk mitigation through test coverage and traceability analysis

Skills and Experience Required

  • Demonstrated knowledge of test design, planning and execution within a large, complex organisation.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of test processes and the applicability in the development and deployment of a new commercial IT application within a large, complex organisation.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of test standards, tools, methods and processes consistent with an application management lifecycle.
  • Understanding of change and requirements management processes.
  • Possess excellent people management skills including the ability to manage different stakeholders with technical and non-technical backgrounds.
  • Possess excellent issue analysis and resolution experience.


Please APPLY NOW for our immediate consideration, or you can call Pramod Jaiswal on 08 8112 7402 for more information.