Test Analyst (VPSG4)

Job posted: 22/02/2021
Applications close: 08/03/2021 (Midnight)
9 days remaining

9 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Department of Education and Training

Salary: $87,640 - $99,438

Occupation: IT and Telecommunications

Reference: VG/20011549/20011555

Reference: VG/20011549/20011555

Occupation: IT and Telecommunications

Salary Range: $87,640 - $99,438

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

An exciting opportunity exists to join a dynamic team that drives, leads and develops DET Testing and Quality Assurance practice and capabilities.

The role calls for a person who is comfortable in a multi-projects environments, adaptable, and willing to assist and implement continuous improvements to the practice/CoE.

The purpose of this role is to work collaboratively within technology delivery teams, to provide end-to-end manual and automation testing and be responsible for high quality development and execution of testing.

The Test Analyst is responsible for verifying and validating developed solutions and/or products meets acceptance criteria and quality including: functionality, NFR, reliability and usability.

The Test Analyst plays an important role in continuous improvement of the practice and supports the practice manager in delivering advanced capabilities across the Testing and QA unit.


Key skills and experience:

  • A passion for Innovation, Agile and delivering exceptional quality outcomes considering business and customer experiences
  • Proven experience utilising a combination of manual testing disciplines
  • Proven experience analysing business and functional requirements and translating them to executable test cases and test plans
  • Ability to influence discussions and decisions with an impact on quality
  • Passionate about testing and continuous improvement
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)


Desirable knowledge and experience with:


  • Atlassian suite of products (JIRA and Confluence)
  • Salesforce or any other CRM application
  • HP ALM, Xray
  • Selenium / TOSCA


For more details regarding this position please see attached position descriptions.

Department of Education and Training is committed to diversity. The Department places considerable effort and resources into responding to the needs of staff with a disability. People from disadvantaged groups are encouraged to apply for this position. If you require assistance, with the recruitment process, have accessibility or adjustment requirements, please communicate with the contact person listed on this job advertisement or contact the People Division via email: vps.hr.services@edumail.vic.gov.au

Information about the Department of Education and Training's operations and employment conditions can be obtained from the following websites: www.education.vic.gov.au and http://www.education.vic.gov.au/hrweb/Pages/default.aspx.

Applications close Monday 8 March 2021

Test Analyst (VPSG4)

Job type:

Full time

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Roland Flavian | roland.flavian@education.vic.gov.au

Test Analyst (VPSG4)