JOB

Tester

Apply before 6PM (AEDT) on: Sunday, August 8, 2021

Australian Capital Territory

Agency / Department

Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources

Experience Level

Senior

Employment Type

Contract

Expected Rate (inc. Super)

$115 per hour***

Overview and Responsibilities

The Digital Services for Business Branch in the Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources, is responsible for the development and delivery of enhancements on the business.gov.au website. The team requires an experienced and motivated tester to assist with testing of various ICT Projects. The tester will be required to:
• Analyse documented specifications, user stories and requirements to support the creation of test cases
• Write, review and execute test cases using Azure DevOps Test Plans
• Collaborate with other agile team members in order to refine acceptance criteria and assess the testability and the effort required for a change
• Effectively prioritise testing efforts, and test case execution
• Raise defects / issues and log and track faults using Departmental tools including Azure DevOps
• Execute and support the development of automated testing suites where appropriate
• Engage with and support Business Stakeholders throughout the User Acceptance Testing (UAT) Process
• Be a contributing member of a multidisciplinary agile project team

Essential Criteria

1. Experience in converting user stories/business requirements into a executable test cases
2. Experience developing, tracking and managing test plans/cases for custom applications, including the Azure and Microsoft suite of products and services, such as but not limited to:  o .NET Core  o Sitecore
3. Experience guiding User Acceptance Testing activities
4. Cultural fit: • Ability to work in a fast paced, agile environment • Work collaboratively to deliver quality outcomes • Communicate honestly, clearly, proactively and consistently • Ability to work with geographically dispersed teams • Ability to work with technical and non-technical staff at all levels

Desired Criteria

Not Applicable for this opportunity

Security Clearance

Must Have current baseline clearance

Contract Extensions

up to 2 x 12 months