Technical Tester

Location: Brisbane CBD, Queensland
Contract Type: Contract
Specialisation: Technology & Digital
Salary: AU$70.00 - AU$72.50 per hour
REF: BBBH240954_1583104419

A large Queensland Government agency is looking for a Technical Tester to assist with integration and system testing on a 4-month Contract through to 30th June.

Reporting to the Team Leader your responsibilities will include:

  • Analyse functionality of existing applications.
  • Creation and maintenance of test cases based on analysis.
  • Application testing - test plans, test executions, results and reports.
  • Defect tracking and resolution.
  • Ensuring that deliverables are prioritised and completed within the specified timeframes
  • Active participation in team meetings and process improvement

Skills required:

  • Application testing experience, including:
    • Creation of test specifications based on User Stories
    • Testing utilising both automated and manual software testing processes
    • Creation of test summary reporting documentation
    • Creation and execution of SQL queries against databases using SQuirreL or similar query products
    • Creation of test automation both through capture/record and coding of tests
  • Good communication skills including an ability to:
    • Provide concise, accurate reporting for analysis and test/defect management and
    • Provide well structured, unambiguous and concise support documentation.
  • Self-motivated with the confidence to seek out answers from colleagues and through self-directed learning
  • Ability to meet project deadlines with good time management and effective prioritization skills
  • Adaptable and flexible, able to come up speed fast
  • Demonstrated ability to capture information for existing systems and functionality and apply this information to test cases and testing.
  • Demonstrated experience in effective defect/issue creation and tracking.

Highly Desirable Skills

  • An understanding of, and some exposure to, working using Agile Project development methodologies
  • Testing certifications e.g. ISTQB.
  • Application development experience preferably with Java, Angular environments

If this sounds like your next career move, then click "Apply Now" to submit your resume. Applications close Thursday 4th March