Test Analysts

Location Canberra
Discipline Software Development, Testing & QA
Job reference 164284
Salary Negotiable

Role: Test Analysts

Initial contract duration: 12 Months

Extension term: 12 months

Number of extensions: 2

Location of work: ACT


Our large Federal Government client is seeking for an experienced Test Analysts on an urgent basis!!

The Test Analyst's major responsibilities include:

  • Conduct software development and infrastructure integration testing where CI/CD technologies are employed.
  • Conducting test analysis, test design, test execution and test reporting activities.
  • Provide input and support to the Test Manager (e.g. to Test strategy/planning).
  • Analyse and report on test activities and outcomes and raise, prioritise and manage defects.
  • Identify test process improvements, and contribute to testing standards and definition of best practice.
  • Communicate and report testing related risks and issues to the Test Manager, SCRUM Master and Product Owner.
  • Take responsibility for the integrity of testing.
  • Work under broad direction as a motivated, self-starter.

Key knowledge or experience required include:

  • Broad experience in testing complex integrated solutions comprising bespoke components with numerous system interfaces, including testing security use-cases and testing system infrastructure (e.g. network components, gateways, firewalls etc.)
  • Experience operating as a hands-on Test analyst within an agile scrum context using Atlassian stack test design, execution and reporting.


Essential criteria

  • Take responsibility for all aspects of the fundamental test process; i.e. analysis, design, execution, reporting and assisting the test lead with monitoring and reporting.
  • Experience in the verification of ICT infrastructure (physical and virtual), CI/CD developed solutions and client and server software.
  • Experience in maintaining the integrity of testing and coordinating the execution of these activities.
  • Demonstrated understanding of security testing and fundamental system security principles.
  • Experience in conducting test activities within a SAFe Agile methodology.

Desirable criteria

  • Experience in verifying non-functional requirements (Load, Performance, Reliability, Compliance).
  • Experience using Jira and Confluence for test artefact design and management.

Please note, due to the nature of the work Australian Citizenship and an active NV1 clearance is mandatory

Interested?? Please hit APPLY NOW Button or you can also call on 0450813012 for a confidential discussion.

Shwetha Bhaskar
Candidate Manager

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