Test Lead

Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Contract Type: Contract
Specialisation: Technology & Digital
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BBBH230945_1552024105

Our client is a leading Financial Services firm based in the Sydney CBD. They are currently undergoing a Core GL and HR migration to Workday Financials and HCM and are seeking an experienced Test Lead to assist across this largescale implementation.

You will join the project team as a Test Lead/Deployment Lead with focus on assisting migrating of all data interfaces from the existing platform to new cloud solution.You must have prior experience with Workday ideally across Finance and HR.


  • Commitment to team work as both a contributor and a leader
  • You will be working with the Testing team to assist across the testing stratgey and assessing business readiness for go live.
  • You will be responsible for working with the Testing team to manage the Workday implementation end to end and be accountable for the Testing outcomes
  • Reviewing and signing off on the suite of Test Cases and managing the expectations and proving reports to the business stakeholders and Project sponsors.
  • Work with the business analysts, project managers, and/or customers to clarify QA requirements
  • Review and refine processes, guidelines and procedures in line with the company objectives.
  • Mentor and guide less experienced Test Analysts within the team.
  • Assist with planning, prioritisation and management of deliverables to meet project timelines.
  • Draft and execute thorough, detailed, and well-structured test plans and test cases
  • Provide regular status against your test plans, including tracking current status and forecasts.
  • Diagnose problems, perform root cause analysis and report bugs and enhancements to Development.
  • Execute test suites during formal test periods for every Workday update.
  • Good knowledge of QA methodology, testing techniques and approaches (knowledge of Agile and Test Driven Development).
  • Shows creativity and initiative to improve product test coverage and effectiveness.
  • Should have experience in security as related to data integration QA.
  • Should have strong experience in E2E and integration testing
  • Should be able to drive the testing processes by collaborating with other team members
  • Experience testing Workday application along with its integration to other applications is a plus
  • Should have experience in designing sql scripts to validate data at back end for database validation testing
  • Experience in accessibility testing and mobile testing is a plus

You must have:

  • 5+ years' experience, and a proven track record as a Test Lead across planning and execution, with emphasis on data integration, and data quality
  • Must have prior experience leading a testing team across testing stratgey and assessing business readiness for go live.
  • Experience in data integration and configuration to 3rd party cloud-based applications, ideally with Workday financials and or Workday HCM.
  • You must have prior experience in automating interphase testing, understanding data movement and ETL process
  • An understanding of CICD and working within a cloud environment.
  • Experience with forecasting and scheduling QA process and activities for the team
  • Experience of test case creation and management and defect management
  • Ability to write and execute automated tests
  • Exposure to testing mobile
  • Prior experience in GL Replacement or Base level domain knowledge in Accounting.
  • Understanding of networking and security concepts as they relate to data integrations.
  • Understanding of relational databases and integration services

Please hit apply if you have what it takes or contact Amy Shah on 92486214