Senior Test Analyst (Ict)

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Senior Test Analyst (Ict)

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    Information Technology & Digital Services

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    Hourly at $90-$110 plus super

  • Contact:

    Aireen Santiago

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  • Published:

    11 days ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

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Position Requirements: Current ACT Government baseline security clearance or ability to obtain one is mandatory.
The Senior Test Analyst role executes tasks within the testing phases of operational and development activities, including testing of COTS/in house developed software products and coordination/facilitation of Acceptance Testing (UAT/PVT) within expected timeframes.
  1. Managing the overall team deliverables and continuous improvement e.g. through monitoring and allocation of tasks, training, and documentation.
  2. Ensure Test Team staff follow existing organisational standards and provide advice and direction to these staff where required.
  3. Managing the Service Now Team queues to confirm work is completed within agreed timeframes.
  4. Conduct testing of COTS and in-house developed software products.
  5. Coordinate acceptance testing activities (i.e. UAT and PVT) of COTS and in-house developed software products within expected timeframes.
  6. Create and deliver reports required to support testing activities undertaken (e.g. test progress, defect, etc).
  7. Take ownership of issues identified during testing to ensure timely resolution and feedback to customers.

WHAT YOU REQUIRE The information below describes the capabilities that are required to perform the duties and responsibilities of the position.
Professional / Technical Skills and Knowledge
  1. Experience with testing the deployment and base functionality of software applications in an enterprise environment.
  2. Strong understanding of the Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) framework or the ability to rapidly acquire a sound understanding of the ITIL framework.
DDTS utilises the Skills Framework for the Information Age (SFIA) to define the required ICT skill set. The following generic SFIA skills apply to this role. Further information on SFIA skills can be found at:
  1. Testing: Level 4 - Accepts responsibility for creation of test cases using own in-depth technical analysis of both functional and non-functional specifications (such as reliability, efficiency, usability, maintainability, and portability). Creates traceability records, from test cases back to requirements. Produces test scripts, materials, and regression test packs to test new and amended software or services. Specifies requirements for environment, data, resources, and tools. Interprets, executes, and documents complex test scripts using agreed methods and standards. Records and analyses actions and results and maintains a defect register. Reviews test results and modifies tests if necessary. Provides reports on progress, anomalies, risks and issues associated with the overall project. Reports on system quality and collects metrics on test cases. Provides specialist advice to support others.
  2. Porting/software configuration: Level 4 - Configures software and equipment and tests platform-specific versions of one or more software products. Reports the outcome of testing and identifies potential improvements to the process and to the software products according to agreed designs and standards.
 ***Further details on request***

If this sounds like you and you are up to the challenge, APPLY NOW!

Next Steps 

This is for an immediate start so do not delay APPLY now below, or email for further information.

Aireen Grace Santiago 
Account Manager (Category I)
Direct: 02 8310 8458
1.15, 98 Gloucester Street, Sydney, NSW, 2000

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