Test Lead

Job Title: Test Lead
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Melbourne, Victoria
Salary: Up to AU$97800.00 per annum + 15.4% Superannuation
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 193426_1553055497
Contact Name: Syed Hasnain
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 20, 2019 15:18

Job Description

Our highly Agile Federal Government Client is seeking an experienced Test Lead for a non-ongoing, salaried role. This is an initial engagement until December 2019 and can be worked from our Client's offices in Canberra or Melbourne. This role is operating at an Executive Level 1 (EL1) and offers $97,800 plus 15.4% superannuation.

Within this role you will be responsible for:

  • Leading the team to successfully deliver test efforts, including the formulation and implementation of software testing strategies.
  • Preparing/reviewing test plans and test reports.
  • Managing and resolving issues that may impede the testing effort.
  • Engaging and communicating with stakeholders including articulation and escalation of critical risks.

To be successful in this role you will possess:

  • A minimum of 3 years' experience in testing roles
  • A minimum of 5 years' software development experience
  • Strong communication skills with an ability to coordinate activities and test artifacts across multiple teams
  • An understanding of test approaches for back-end systems (using Services Oriented Architectures in particular)
  • An understanding of relational databases and data models
  • Experience with database (ideally Oracle) testing

Due to the nature of this role, candidates must be Australian Citizens to apply.

Apply now for immediate consideration - contact Sophia Ahmad on 02 6245 1730 quoting Job Reference: 193426

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