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Test Analyst (VPSG5)

Job posted: 05/08/2022
Applications close: 21/08/2022 (Midnight)
5 days remaining

5 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / until 30 June 2023

Organisation: Department of Justice and Community Safety

Salary: $103,920 - $125,735

Occupation: IT and Telecommunications

Reference: VG/DJ1311AUG22

Reference: VG/DJ1311AUG22

Occupation: IT and Telecommunications

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

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

At the Department of Justice and Community Safety, we’re looking for people who want to make a difference. People who take pride in their work. People who get things done. People who are committed to making Victoria a safer place.

We embrace diversity and strive to have a workforce that reflects the community we serve. We’re all about recruiting the best people, regardless of gender, age, disability, religion, sexual orientation, or cultural background. If you think you can do the job and would be a good fit for our department, we’d love to hear from you.

The department is committed to the safety and wellbeing of children and recognises that children’s rights need to be respected, their views welcomed and valued, and their concerns taken seriously and acted upon.

If you require adjustments to the recruitment and selection process, or require an alternative format to any of the application material, please don't hesitate to get in touch with the contact person listed on this ad.

For more information on working with us and our recruitment process, please visit justice.vic.gov.au/careers

We’re proud of the important work we do across Victoria. Want to be part of it?

  • An exciting opportunity to join the Fines and Enforcement Services business unit within the Department of Justice and Community Safety
  • VPSG 5 classification (salary range $103,920 - $125,735)
  • Fixed-term, full-time role until 30 June 2023

About us

The Fines and Enforcement Services (FES) business unit within the Department of Justice and Community Safety (the Department) provides end-to-end management of infringement matters to the Victorian Government and a range of external enforcement agencies. The management and enforcement of infringements is critical to the effective and efficient operation of the criminal justice system in Victoria. The criticality of this function has been elevated following the introduction of Victoria's Fines Reform Act 2014 (the Fines Reform Act), which will transition Victoria to a wholly administrative fines recovery model.

About the role

The Test Analyst is responsible for test analysis, design and execution of User Acceptance Testing. They will be required to assist in the Fines Reform business domain and document its business, processes or systems, assessing the business model and its integration with technology. The Test Analyst acts as a liaison among stakeholders to understand the structure, policies, and operations of the organisation, and recommends solutions that enable the organisation to achieve its goals.

In this role, you will:

  • develop test plans with the tasks, dependencies and participants required to mitigate the risks to system quality and obtain stakeholder support for this plan
  • prepare and execute test scenarios and test cases
  • maintain test case versus test data matrix
  • complete interface testing and create/execute SQL queries and XML data files progression where required.

This is a fixed-term role until 30 June 2023.

About you

As our ideal candidate, you will have:

  • demonstrated high level of expertise and experience with best practice test management tools, processes, and methodologies
  • strong knowledge of testing theory, methods, techniques and tools, and proven experience of integration testing and User Acceptance Testing in both Agile and Waterfall Delivery models
  • demonstrated application testing experience with a strong emphasis on custom build solutions, from test planning through to test execution, with demonstrated knowledge of challenges and ICT trends
  • strong knowledge & experience in Software Testing Lifecyle (STLC) including defect management
  • exposure to automation testing tools (desirable)
  • excellent stakeholder management and problem solving skills, with the ability to actively seek out new technology to enhance team systems.

How to Apply

Please click the Apply button on this advertisement. Applications should include a resume and covering letter. Attachments can be uploaded in .doc, .docx, .pdf, .txt or .rtf formats. 

The successful candidate will be required to undergo pre-employment checks which may include national police checks and misconduct screening. 

If you require adjustments to the recruitment and selection process, or require an alternative format to any of the application material, please don't hesitate to get in touch with the contact person listed on this ad. 

FOR INTERNAL VPS EMPLOYEES:  

  • For this particular vacancy, priority consideration applies to Victorian Public Service (VPS) and select employees of the Victorian Public Sector who apply through the Jobs Skills Exchange (JSE) jobs board platform.
  • For all VPS employees, due to the new Jobs Skills Exchange (JSE) policy, please apply through the JSE to be eligible to be considered for this position in the first round.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION:

The department is committed to providing and maintaining a working environment which is safe and without risk to the health of its employees consistent with the department's obligations under the Occupational Health and Safety Act 2004 (Vic).

Therefore, there is a requirement that all DJCS employees be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 in order to undertake duties outside of their homes.

Prior to commencement of employment with the department you will need to provide evidence that you are vaccinated against COVID-19. Acceptable evidence includes:

  1. COVID-19 digital certificate (available via your myGov account)
  2. Your immunisation history statement (available via your myGov account) or
  3. A letter from the GP who vaccinated you.
Test Analyst (VPSG5)

Job type:

Full time / until 30 June 2023

Job classification:

VPSG5

Contact:

Kishore Vidyadharan on 0424 252 792 | kishore.vidyadharan@justice.vic.gov.au

Test Analyst (VPSG5)