Senior QA Tester

Prismatik Talent

Senior Quality Assurance Test Analyst

  • Stakeholder Engagement
  • ISO/IEEE
  • Quality Assurance Testing
Position: Senior Quality Assurance Test Analyst 
Permanent or contract terms of hire (full-time)
Flexible hours
Location: Bondi Junction, NSW 
Travel? Answer: very rarely
Remote working? Answer: No


 
The Client:
Based a short 5-minute stroll from Bondi Junction this team is a small - medium-sized friendly group of positive value creators in a constantly rewarding and pro-active business. They are focused on creating and streamlining processes to create better CX and are currently set to expand their team this year after several successful wins in 2019. The past year for them has been fantastic and they are set for great things over and beyond 2020. The business runs very effectively with management giving its team room to work as they see fit for purpose as well as offering up opportunities to learn, grow and develop skills in core areas. This company is fast becoming one of the most attractive businesses to be opening its doors to new members this year. Be a part of this venture!
 
What the job entails:
As a Senior Quality Assurance Test Analyst, your role is to ensure quality and reliability are built into all aspects of the product development and delivery lifecycle.
  • You are therefore responsible for:
  • Developing and delivering Test Documentation
  • Test Plans, Test Procedures, and Test Cases
  • Conducting & Co-ordinating the testing effort,
  • Working with the Programme and Project Management Team, Business Analyst & quality Team, Development Team and Solution Definition Team to ensure that the products meet requirements and specifications.
  • Define, maintain and adhere to testing processes and policies in line with the development model and product development lifecycle leading to successful testing, release, planning and execution.
  • Continuously improve personal and team processes, policies and performance in line with industry best practice.
  • Take a commercially oriented approach, balancing business objectives with software and product objectives.
  • Collaborate as a member of a cross-functional, development team within a multi-team product stream and the broader business.
  • Manage the end to end testing process to ensure issues are managed and resolved according to the overall solution development process and configuration.
  • Ensure that the deliverables such as software, installation and documentation are acceptable to clients prior to delivery.
  • Liaise with clients to ensure that the scope of testing is explained and the product is delivered to requirements.
 
What you need to succeed:
Ideally seeking an individual who is flexible and understands that in a high-pressure environment we all pull together. This vacancy will allow someone a great deal of autonomy to complete tasks in a fashion that they know will suit the business needs and as such a senior with the capability to work in this manner is needed.

  • University degree in software engineering, computer science, or business administration or equivalent work experience. 
  • Experience with ISO/IEEE or IEEE Software Testing Standards 
  • 5 years of direct experience as a lead tester for application integration and/or application product release.
  • Experience as a Test Analyst who has full responsibility for the delivery of a software web and database product.
  • Well-versed in all testing methodologies & products.
  • Strong knowledge of system testing best practices and methodologies. - Extensive experience with Microsoft web and database applications.
  • Previous experience in the creation of IEEE test documents for clients.
  • Direct hands-on experience with ad hoc query programs (Microsoft S L Server required) and reporting software.
  • Proven data analysis, data verification, process mapping, and problem-solving abilities.
  • Ability to complete test cycles of two months duration.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.
  • Practiced experience with process improvement methods and systems.
  • Able to prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment. 
  • Strong deductive reasoning, extreme attention to detail, persistence, patience, and creativity. 
  • A solid understanding of QA as part of the development process.
  • Ability to communicate to both technical and non-technical persons. 
  • Deploy and manage automated testing software that will serve as formal evidence of testing rigor in project delivery, and will enable regression testing to be conducted on a regular basis. 
  • Ability to deal directly with customers/stakeholders & key management.

If you would like to know more about this vacancy please do not hesitate to get in contact with Melissa Huxley for more information: Mel@Prismatik.com.au