Test Analyst

Contact: Melody Vilan
Location: Canberra
ID: 1454
Closing date: 06-04-2020

A government department in Canberra and Brisbane requires the services of Test analyst with NV1 security clearance.

Overview:
The Services, delivered in collaboration with and under supervision by nominated personnel, include, but are not limited to, the following:
• Preparing mobile test strategies and plans;
• Develop test scripts for both functional and non-functional requirements;
• Create, review and execute both manual and automated test cases;
• Conducting system testing , ETL testing and data validating;
• Test the design with system matter experts or end-users to ensure the procedures, processes and system meet business requirements;
• Creating Test Plans for data sources;
• Preparing Test cases for data sources;
• Test data determination and creation where required;
• Provide Knowledge/Skills Transfer to Other Team Members;
• Provide input and guidance into broader test strategies such as automation, mobile and performance testing; and
• Review and report summary of test results for each release;
• Work effectively in a small team environment;
• Provide knowledge/skills transfer to other team members; and
• Record and maintain files/information in accordance with requirements.

Selection criteria
• Candidates must address the selection criteria in their application - failure to do so, may eliminate them from consideration for interview
• Submissions stating that they have the required skills with no demonstration or example is not acceptable
• Significant experience in technical testing roles.
• Strong experience in writing complex queries in SQL for reading and updating data from various Microsoft SQL Server and Oracle databases for input/output to automate scripts and to perform data analysis.
• Demonstrated experience in writing test strategies and test plans.
• Demonstrated experience with Data Migration testing, backend validation and performing data quality analysis via SQL.
• Ability to develop test cases, Execute Tests and Report Defects using a Test Management Tool (e.g. Microfocus ALM, etc.)
• Demonstrated experience in writing code/scripts to automate tests against data sets and execution of these scripts.
• Proven experience in preparing, developing and executing data driven test automation scripts.
• Demonstrated experience in building small applications to generate test data.
• Providing reports on progress, anomalies, risks and issues associated with the entire project.
• Relevant tertiary qualifications or equivalent industry certifications.
• Excellent communication (oral and written) and negotiation skills.
• Experience using Agile management tools (Azure DevOps, etc.)
• Experience with continuous integration and deployment tools (Azure DevOps, Octopus Deploy,
• Experience leading Test Automation practice.
• Experience leading Mobile Testing practice.

Australian Citizens only.

Length of Contract: 12 months with possible extension up to 24 months

The role closes 12noon 6th April 2020

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