Test Analyst

Location Brisbane CBD
Discipline Software Development, Testing and Engineering
Job reference 160694
Salary AU$75 - AU$85 per hour

This Federal Government Agency continues to experience sustained growth and requires an APS6 Test Analyst to join the team on a 12-month contract. Reporting to the Conformance Manager, you will perform conformance testing of vendor systems, execute test cases, remotely guide developer representatives to perform activities and produce accurate and detailed records of test outcomes.

Your responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Participate and contribute to quality control processes, tools and methods
  • Participate and contribute to project management processes, tools and methods
  • Participation in document reviews and quality processes
  • Ensuring test document quality is maintained
  • Provide progress reporting to team line manager/s and project management
  • Design, develop and execute the test cases & test scenarios for software products and tools, including Clinical Package Validator, IQ Rules, Secure Message Delivery, etc
  • Identify issues (defects, etc) during testing and manage through to their resolution
  • Work with Program Managers, Business Analysts, Solution Architects and other Test Analysts to plan tests, test processes and software tools for testing
  • Constructing and contributing to the Conformance Test Specifications
  • Participation and development of process improvements to test specifications, test data and conformance methodology to ensure continuous improvement of quality
  • Construct new test data as per the conformance test specification product requirements
  • Support and guide vendor community developers and testers in their take-up of Conformance Test Specifications and supporting documentation
  • Guiding and observing vendors in the testing of their software for conformance to the eHealth specifications
  • Write Test Summary/Completion Reports and the end of testing to provide results from testing and confirm products "fit for purpose" and vendor systems meeting conformance


To be successful in this role you will possess:

  • Strong understanding of all aspects of the systems/software development lifecycle
  • Strong technical understanding and prior experience working with Extensible Markup Language (XML), XML Schema Definition (XSD) and Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written processes
  • Strong technical experience in using Data Extraction, Transformation & Loading (ETL) and Structured Query Language (SQL)
  • Technical understanding and prior experience working with Java and SOAP UI
  • Experience of designing, building and executing test scripts against product requirements, wireframes, technical specifications and Australian and international standards.
  • Experience of executing testing across functional and system integration phases of testing cycle.
  • Experience in authoring and executing conformance test specifications from conformance requirements.
  • Knowledge of e-health standards such as HL7 V2 and V3
  • Knowledge of clinical terminology specifications
  • Knowledge of key internetworking and web service specifications such as Transport Layer Security (TLS), Public Key Infrastructure (PKI), Web Service specification (WS-*)
  • Knowledge of modern architectural styles such as SOA and ReST


This role is only available to Australian Citizens, to be considered simply client Apply and upload your latest resume. You will be rewarded with an excellent hourly rate for the duration of the 12-Month contract with the possibility for further 6-Month extension.

Patrick Donnelly
Associate Director
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