Job Description

Must be an Australian Citizen

Sydney based role

The Role:

The Department is looking for talented system and software testers to:

  • Analyse specifications and changes required to perform the testing process
  • Write, review and execute test cases, preferably leveraging from automated scripts
  • Raise defect reports and manage re-testing of defect fixes, and
  • Assist with the planning, monitoring and management of the testing process

Skills and Experience Required:


  1. Demonstrated experience as a Software Tester within an enterprise application development environment, with preference to those with no less than 5 years in testing complex client/server applications within an agile framework such as Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) or equivalent.
  2. Strong communication and interpersonal skills including the ability to liaise and negotiate with business and technical personnel.
  3. Well-developed testing skills, including the ability to write, review and execute complex manual and automated test cases.
  4. Well-developed experience in defect management using industry-standard tools such as Microsoft Devops(VSTS), Selenium or equivalent.
  5. Strong experience with SQL queries with SQL Server or Oracle.
  6. Strong QA skills: planning, exploratory testing, defect reporting and troubleshooting.
  7. Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively within a team to achieve outcomes and meet deadlines.
  8. Have knowledge of Test Automation Experience with API or Selenium, Scrum/Kanban experience,Experienced in automation and Basic experienced in .NET C#.

**Please note – this is a Sydney based role**

Contract Term – Approx start date of 1 May 2019 with contract till December 2019. Extension options pending budget and delegate approval.

Security Requirements – Applicants must be Australian Citizens to apply. The successful candidate will be required to undertake a Police Check.

Please send your resume to apply. Selection criteria is required for this role.