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Test Analyst - Newcastle


Employer: Life Without Barriers
Work Type/s: Contract
Classification/s: I.T. & Communication Technology
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Regional NSW

Job posted on: 20 March, 2019.
Applications close: 31 March, 2019. (Expired)

About the Organisation

Life Without Barriers is a leading social purpose, not for profit organisation of 5,600 employees working in more than 440 communities across Australia. We support children, young people and families, people with disability, older people and people with mental illness. We work with people who are homeless and refugees and asylum seekers.   

We want to employ people who reflect the diversity of our clients to ensure we can support each client's individual needs and wants. We encourage people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background and people with disability to apply.

About the role

Supporting the development and implementation of new systems by coordinating user based testing including identifying testing requirements, scripting test cases, preparing and executing user based testing in the business and identifying defects / issues for re-design.  This 12 Month Maximum Term Contract based in our Newcastle Head Office.  

Key Responsibilities

  • Executing test cases for all assigned projects/enhancements
  • Raising any defects found during test and escalating in accordance with set procedures
  • Tracking progress of allocated test designs and test cases to ensure testing deadlines will be met
  • Consulting on testing matters to business and IT Project Managers  

Skills & Experience

  • Previous IT testing experience
  • Previous experience writing test scripts
  • Experience with JIRA and agile projects
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong commercial acumen
  • Strong work ethic

Successful candidates will be required to clear probity checks including National Criminal History Record Check and Working with Children Check (where relevant to the role).

Benefits 

  • Opportunity to join one of Australia's largest social purpose organisations
  • Great tax benefits
  • Monthly rostered days off

How to apply for this job

This job ad has now expired, and applications are no longer being accepted.