Software Tester


Australian Capital Territory

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Information & Communication Technology


Competitive Rate!

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Kira Omernik

Software Tester

A Government department is seeking a skilled and experienced Software Tester to work in a contract role based in Canberra.
  • Australian citizenship and Baseline clearance expected
  • Competitive Rate based on full time hours

The responsibilities of the Tester are to:
  • Undertake testing activities to ensure the quality of provisioned environments, IT applications and production system deployments;
  • Analyse source documentation to derive and create appropriate and effective test cases;
  • Liaise with business analysts, developers and other staff as appropriate to obtain clarifications in relation to source documentation / requirements;
  • Execute test cases based on priority and assess the impacts of defects on the progression of testing;
  • Comprehensively record defects in a defect repository;
  • Take responsibility for the monitoring and progress of defects raised;
  • Liaise with developers and other staff to ensure efficient resolution and re-testing of assigned defects;
  • Work well independently and as part of a team to achieve testing outcomes in accordance with testing methodologies;
  • Report to Management on assigned projects or tasks in relation to status and progress of testing assigned;
  • Work efficiently and effectively as a member of a team, and adapt to the testing requirements of various projects.
  • Following training and on the job experience, be able to demonstrate an understanding and practical application of the main features of the system;
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the Agile development methodology and its practical application.
  • Actively participate in the elaboration, construction, transition and build phases, in an Agile/scrum based development environment

To apply for this opportunity, please contact Gaurav Chhabra on 02 6285 3500 or click the "APPLY NOW' button below. 

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