Senior Test Analyst

Location: Brisbane CBD
Job Type: Contract
Posted: about 1 month ago
Contact: Mangal Kadam
Discipline:
Reference: 260827

The Senior Test Analyst will be responsible for undertaking testing activities including the preparation of supporting documentation and reports. They will be part of a Test team that provides testing services for the project.

The Senior Test Analyst will be responsible for the following deliverables within the project:

  • Creating testing artefacts, including test plan and test summary report documents.
  • Managing and co-ordinating test efforts.
  • Ensuring that the testing standards and templates align to organisation's and to the industry practices.
  • Mentoring and providing guidance to subject matter experts within the organisation.
  • Assist in managing and implementing the test and assurance process for the project.
  • Coordinate a test team as necessary.
  • Derive and produce test cases and associated test data from detailed requirements.
  • Undertake ongoing maintenance of test cases.
  • Execute test cases.
  • Document results of test cases - there will be a strong emphasis on the accurate and thorough reporting of all results.
  • Coordination of testing tasks, resolution and/or escalation of issues impacting testing progress. Monitor testing to ensure adherence to standards.
  • Assist in managing the test environment.
  • Manage the resolution of any defects that are raised and escalate significant quality concerns to the Test Manager.
  • Provide timely updates to the Test Manager.
  • Liaise with the Project Manager and Branch staff as required.

Competencies & Skill Level:

  • Demonstrated experience in testing mobile applications, websites and single page applications within an Agile software development lifecycle.
  • Demonstrated experience of technologies and ICT infrastructure in a large, diverse and complex environment.
  • Strong data integration and data load testing experience
  • Strong API system testing and integration testing experience across complex applications, working with multiple system owners within a large and dynamic organisation.
  • Demonstrated experience with performing different test types, including functional and non-functional testing and compatibility testing.
  • Demonstrated project experience and the ability to contribute to delivering project outcomes on time and within budget.
  • Experience of testing methodologies and use of test tools such as ALM - Quality Centre, JIRA, Zephyr Scale, Confluence with a good understanding of the software development lifecycle and the role of testing in successful projects delivery.
  • Proven ability to build relationships and communicate across all levels of the organisation, with customers, vendors and to communicate with technical stakeholders and translate technical matters into non-technical business language.
  • Well-developed written communication skills to prepare effective and logical documentation.
  • Ability to multitask and work concurrently on multiple projects or work packages.
  • Demonstrated analytical and problem-solving skills and the ability to facilitate discussions to reach agreed outcomes.
  • Excellent time management skills and the ability to deliver outcomes within agreed timeframes in a time pressured environment with competing responsibilities and priorities.

Desirable:

  • ITSQB Foundation Level Testing Certificate.
  • Experience with testing different web and mobile applications.
  • Experience with testing Microsoft Azure products include Azure B2C, DevOps and Microsoft Dataverse

Take the next step - APPLY NOW! Or contact Mangal Kadam on 730037693 referring a job number 260827.

Diversity and inclusion are strongly supported at Peoplebank. People of all nationalities, gender identities, and cultural backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples, are encouraged to apply.