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Testing Specialist

Temporary
QLD, Brisbane
Posted on 04.03.2017
80.00 -> 100.00 Per hour

Testing Specialist required for Exciting Web App Project
Central Brisbane Location | Government Role
Contract until Dec 2017 | Up to $100/hr

In this government QA testing role, the Testing Specialist will lead and perform all in-house testing efforts for a web app development project. The ideal candidate will be required to provide oversight and product acceptance testing to ensure all functional requirements and acceptance criteria have been met. Demonstrated experience in testing web applications across multiple platforms and multiple types of testing is essential.

Key Responsibilities:


    • Lead the internal QA effort and product acceptance testing

    • Define the testing process in collaboration with the development vendor

    • Develop a test strategy and plan

    • Review and endorse testing approach where specialist QA vendors are used

    • Perform system, functional, exploratory, E2E testing

    • Develop test scenarios and test scripts

    • Manage testing effort and defects through defect lifecycle

    • Ensure testing is completed to agreed standard and that all acceptance criteria are met

    • Provide internal and external feedback to developers and the product manager

    • Approve major releases for deployment



    Key Selection Criteria:


    • Relevant work experience in an intermediate/senior/lead software QA testing role

    • Experience testing web apps across multiple platforms and browsers

    • Experience identifying test requirements from specifications, designing detailed test plans, test strategy, test cases, test scripts and test summary reports

    • Experience in multiple types of testing including System, Functional, Integration, Regression, End-to-End and UAT

    • Experience raising and retesting defects including reporting progress of defect resolution

    • Experience delivering testing services in line with schedule with ability to adapt quickly if required

    • Exposure to different project methodologies and environments (waterfall/agile)

    • Experience working with third party development vendors

    • Experience liaising, consulting and negotiating effectively with team members and stakeholders to develop and maintain effective working relationships and the integrity of the overall integrated solution

    • Experience with JIRA or other test/defect management tools

    • Experience testing high-availability web apps (desired)

    • Experience with load and performance testing (desired)

    • Experience accessibility testing using the WCAG 2.0 standard (desired)

    • Experience working on a Scrum team (desired)

    • Experience with test automation (desired)

    • Knowledge of JavaScript, Java, HTML, CSS (desired)



To submit your application, in strict confidence, please apply online using the appropriate link below quoting Ref No. 4A/17611. Your interest will be treated in the strictest of confidence.

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