User Acceptance Test Lead

Job Title: User Acceptance Test Lead
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 175924_1501815578
Contact Name: Dan Carn
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 07, 2017 10:14

Job Description

Our federal government client is seeking to engage a highly skilled User Acceptance Test Lead to test and validate the business requirements which have been implemented, as required prior to project go-live

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Working and specializing as a subject matter expert in testing and validating that business requirements have been implemented, as required prior to project go-live;
  • Lead and coordinate User Acceptance Testing (UAT) events both in Canberra and in other city and regional centers within Australia with all stakeholders;
  • Test and verify that solutions and tools meet the requirements set out by business stakeholders for successful and timely project delivery;
  • Support the Business Analysts in the creation of User Acceptance Testing plan for each UAT event;
  • Responsible for UAT planning, test case specifications, testexecution, defect management, and test status reporting activities;
  • Coordinate review forum activities to understand requirements, business processes and solution design;
  • Identify and manage risks, issues, mitigations and action items to closure, as they pertain to UAT.

The successful candidate must have experience in:

  • UAT coordinating/leading including the development of UAT test plans, test execution, defect management and test status reporting;
  • Experience with various types and levels of testing (e.g. unit, integration, and system testing).
  • Must be able to demonstrate adaptability to accommodate changes in scope and time;
  • Must have experience interfacing with functional and technical Business Analysts, and can quickly understand business requirements in order to develop and execute appropriate test scenarios;

Apply now for immediate consideration or for a full job description of this role, contact Dan Carn on 02 6245 1724 or email

Due to security clearance requirements for this role, candidates must be Australian Citizens who currently hold or are able to gain an Australian Government security clearance