APS 5 - Senior Tester

Job Title: APS 5 - Senior Tester
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: ACT
Salary: $43.64 - $45.00 per hour plus 9.5% Super
Start Date: Immediate
Reference: 870327
Contact Name: Michelle Stemm
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 28, 2019 10:30

Job Description

APS 5  – Senior Tester

  • 3 month contract with possibility of an extension
  • Current Baseline security clearance required
  • Excellent working environment
Our government client is seeking an enthusiastic IT professional with excellent testing experience to work in a very small reporting team. The successful candidate will have experience in writing test summaries, test scripts, maintaining test matrices, maintaining release register and executing tests. The candidate will also have the ability to grasp complex legal business rules. This position is an initial 3 month contract with a possibility of an extension.
Key responsibilities:
  • Perform system, functionality, integration, regression testing and user acceptance testing;
  • Identify test requirements from acceptance criteria/ designs to mapping out test case requirements;
  • Prepare detailed test documentation (test plans and cases);
  • Create and maintain test data and test cases for functional, integration and regression testing of new and changed product functionalities;
  • Test execution;
  • Work independently; and
  • Log issues into test reports.

Your background:

  • Must hold a current Baseline Security Clearance – mandatory eligibility criteria
  • You must be an Australian Citizen to be eligible to apply
  • A tertiary qualification in Information Technology or equivalent experience;
  • Extensive experience testing in BI/ Data Warehouse / reporting teams;
  • Strong oral /written communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Working with a high degree of initiative and self-motivation in a small team;
  • Quick learner with the ability to grasp complex ideas with little or minimal assistance;
  • Database testing experience using SQL
  • ISEB or ISTQB Testing qualified (preferable)
For further information, and selection criteria please contact Michelle Stemm on 6198 4000 or apply online today as this opportunity will not stay on the market long.

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