Senior Test Analyst

Recruiter
Hays
Location
Brisbane, Brisbane
Posted
09 Aug 2018
Closes
14 Aug 2018
Job role
Accountant

Senior Test Analyst Job in Brisbane, 5 month contract - 2x12 month extension options, closes 9/8/18

Your new company
A large and reputable government agency is looking for a Senior Test Analyst to join their Projects Team in their pursuit to make improvements on a range of applications


Your new role
As a Senior Test Analyst you will be responsible for performing system testing and User Acceptance Testing in order to contribute to successful business and user outcomes. In order to successfully perform automated and manual software testing, you will be required to produce test plans, test designs and test cases of a high standard. Additionally, you will conduct and coordinate system testing and activities.


What you'll need to succeed
As the successful incumbent of the role you will possess 5 years' experience within the industry and have previously demonstrated testing of arrange of applications and solutions. You will have gained a strong skillset in developing exceptional test plans, test strategies and in-depth test specifications. Your ability to effectively communicate with other team members will allow you to encourage a collaborative environment. You will be somebody who prides themselves on being results-orientated, self-motivated and passionate about their work. Any previous experience creating and executing SQL queries as well as working within an Agile environment is highly desirable. Additionally, exposure to creating and executing unit tests for software development will contribute to your success with this role. A tertiary qualification related to the Information Technology industry will be highly regarded.


What you'll get in return
You will earn an initial 5 month contract with the option for 2 x 12 month extensions based in Brisbane's Northside, where you will further develop your professional skills. A great opportunity to join a large government organisation and be part of a hard-working and dedicated team.


What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV and 1 page statement of suitability to patrick.donnelly@hays.com.au, or call Hays Digital Technology now.
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