Quality Assurance Analyst (VPSG5)

Job posted: 09/06/2022
Applications close: 10/07/2022 (Midnight)
11 days remaining

11 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Department of Premier and Cabinet

Salary: $103,920 - $125,735

Occupation: IT and Telecommunications

Reference: VG/1636429

Reference: VG/1636429

Occupation: IT and Telecommunications

Salary Range: $103,920 - $125,735

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

At Digital Victoria we are upping the ante - we know in order for Victoria to thrive that we need to be ambitious about transforming the way we do digital.

Our vision is simple, to build a Victoria with better, more accessible services, a public sector that is digital ready and a digital economy that thrives. To do that we will champion the use of data and new technologies, lead collaboration efforts across Victorian Government and put the Victorian public at the heart of what we do.

We are looking for an exceptional Quality Assurance (QA) Tester to join the Digital Branch as part of the Single Digital Presence (SDP) team.

SDP is a web transformation program that is consolidating government websites and making it easier to find, understand and use Victorian government information online.

The QA Tester will be responsible for:

  • testing in an agile environment focusing mainly on manual test creation and execution
  • providing advice and recommendations on all aspects of the testing process
  • engage in exploratory techniques and work beyond what is indicated in test scripts.

As our ideal candidate, you will possess:

  • expert knowledge of non-functional and functional testing activities and user acceptance testing 
  • working knowledge of performing testing functions within Agile development teams
  • expertise in web development and open source technologies
  • working knowledge of content management systems
  • at least 5 years' experience working in QA with manual testing and strong exploratory skills highly regarded

This position is only open to applicants with relevant rights to work in Australia.

How to apply:

Apply before the advertised closing date, all applications should include:

  • a resume
  • a cover letter which addresses the key selection criteria (within three pages)

Other relevant information:

The department is committed to providing and maintaining a working environment which is safe and without risk consistent with the department's obligations under the Occupational Health and Safety Act 2004 (OH&S Act). Therefore, there is a requirement that all DPC employees be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 in order to undertake duties outside of their homes (unless an exception applies).

To meet its obligations under the COVID-19 Mandatory Vaccination (Workers) Directions and the OH&S Act, the department will request vaccination information or evidence of an exemption in the pre-employment stage. 

Inability to provide this may impact your subsequent employment to the department.

Preferred candidates will be required to complete a Pre-employment Declaration and Consent Form. Employment of successful candidates will be subject to a National Police Check.

DPC actively promotes diversity, inclusion and an equal opportunity workplace. We welcome applicants from all diverse backgrounds, including people with disabilities and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. All roles at DPC can be worked flexibly, however it may differ from role to role.

Quality Assurance Analyst (VPSG5)

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Jessica Le | 0400 338 626

Quality Assurance Analyst (VPSG5)