Senior Test Analyst

Senior Test Analyst
Our Client, NSW Government is seeking to appoint a Senior Test Analyst with excellent Mobile Test automation experience on a contract basis for initially 6 months.

Reporting into the Program Test Manager, the successful applicant will work across the program to provide quality assurance for the delivery of digital products by designing, developing and executing test plans and test cases that verify conformance of products and technical solutions to define business requirements and acceptance criteria.

Key Accountabilities include:
  • Translate business and functional acceptance criteria into test artefacts for assigned projects ensuring full coverage of solution during testing.
  • Create and execute Test scripts, document results of testing capturing screenshots as necessary as well as creating; test plans, and test summary reports to support project streams.
  • Conduct end-to-end functional tests, acceptance tests, production verification tests, defect retests and regression ensuring resolution/closure of defects adhering to the defect management process.
  • Identify and document test issues ensuring they are effectively captured within the defect management toolset.
  • Actively participating in daily stand-ups, triage sessions, socialization and 3-amigos and coordinating with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Co-ordinate and work with an external vendor to support project delivery into the test
  • Chair Triage and defect resolution sessions.
Key challenges:
  • Ability to work cohesively with an external app developer vendor on a daily basis, ensuring QA standards are met and progress effectively communicated.
  • Ability to work on concurrent initiatives, prioritise and balance work accordingly & to be flexible and work in a fast paced Agile environment.
  • Maintaining standardised QA best practices whilst operating in a dynamic team working to tight deadlines.
Selection Criteria:
  • Australian Citizen or Permanent Residency essential.
  • At least 5+ years testing experience in Agile environments using mobile automation frameworks to provide quality assurance services. Prior experience of testing website, mobile apps, APIs and responses is essential.
  • Strong experience of using the mobile automation tool Appium is essential.
  • Practical experience of test tools including JIRA, HP ALM, Selenium, Cucumber, & BrowserStack.
  • Extensive experience of functional and non-functional testing including accessibility (WCAG compliance testing).
  • Experience and knowledge of Continuous Integration and delivery pipelines.
  • Excellent communication, analytical and documentation skills.
  • Ability to accurately interpret business requirements and acceptance criteria.
  • Proven track record of working within high performing teams on successful projects.
  • Strong team player able to develop relationships and work successfully with other cross-functional teams.
  • Experience and knowledge of triage and defect management processes and chairing defect triage sessions.
  • Good understanding of release and change process.
  • ISTQB Certification desirable.


  • Competitive
  • Sydney, Nouvelle-Galles du Sud, Australie
  • CDD, Mi-temps
  • Hudson (Australia)
  • 15 déc. 17