Senior QA Engineer

Location: Melbourne
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: 2093847
Will McGreal
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Senior QA Engineer

Our client large investment bank in Melbourne CBD is looking for an experienced Senior QA Engineer to join their FX team to develop and define the standards for the Test Strategy and Test Plans, covering all aspects from the beginning of testing to the Release into Deployment.

Core responsibilities:
  • Identify business test environment requirements for all aspects of testing
  • In consultation with development teams, ensure that detailed test scripts are developed and that they cover the business requirements both functionally and technically
  • Develop and maintain Automated Regression Test scripts
  • Support, guide and train testers in the execution of testing and the processes required in the use of any test tools
  • Review Test Plans and make recommendations for improvement
  • Consult with development teams regarding any aspect of testing
Additional responsibilities:
  • Develop and implement quality processes within the Testing Team
  • Manage the execution and verification of the testing activities
  • Manage the reporting of problems discovered and the control change process of all updates.
  • Design and prepare Test Matrices with the Business representative
  • Contribute to the ongoing development of test standards and best practices to the organisation
 Major Challenges
  • Applying technical and business knowledge to conduct test cycle and reporting of testing results
  • Interacting with other technology areas and identifying appropriate architecture solutions
  • Ensure that detailed test scripts are developed, covering the business requirements both functionally and technically
  • Applying technical and business knowledge to conduct test cycle and reporting of testing results
  • Ensuring that detailed test scripts are developed, covering business requirements both functionally and technically
  • Interacting with other technology areas and identifying appropriate solutions
It is expected that the role holder will most likely have the following qualifications and experience:
  • Degree and appropriate post-graduate professional IT training/ qualifications in areas of programming, analysis/ specification, design and/or testing
  • 5 years + practical experience in IT applications
  • General programming experience developed through a combination of line work and testing including programming/ testing and design/ analysis
  • Formal software testing experience, including building test scripts and conducting systems, unit, and ability to conduct regression testing
  • Experience in or developing experience in automated testing
  • Ability to identify, analyse and assess the impact on the testing area of industry and business trends
  • Ability to work self-sufficiently / with minimal supervision
Why should you apply?
  • Attractive remuneration package
  • Flexible environment
  • Supportive team & management
  • Career development & learning opportunities
To be eligible to apply, you must have Australian or New Zealand citizenship or permanent residency status. 

Do you want to learn more? Apply NOW or contact Will McGreal on (03) 8637 7304