senior test analyst in sunshine coast

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sunshine coast, queensland
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Randstad are currently partnering with a large State Government department based on the Sunshine Coast and are looking for a Senior Test Analyst to join their team for a 5 month contract with likely extension. Your opportunity is to work on a high profile project to deliver testing and manage the departments’ role in the test driven development process for the implementation of large scale and complex Information Systems project.

About the Role

  • Develop and execute Test Plans and Test Cases to meet both the Functional and Non-Functional business requirements.
  • Execute test cases and record results of functional and non-functional test cases in accordance to the program Testing Standards.
  • Analyse, record, re-test and manage test defects/incidents using the appropriate defect management tool.
  • Write test documentation including test status and test summary reports in a timely manner.
  • Be actively involved in internal peer reviews and test assurance of third party vendors.
  • Work with the project team to assist program activity planning and resource scheduling to ensure the integration of project activities and evaluate impacts on related initiatives and other project activities.
  • Oversee and manage the monitoring and reporting of project testing related trends and performance against project plans and schedules.

About you

  • Relevant tertiary and/or post-graduate qualifications or high level of testing experience in complex ICT Projects.
  • Demonstrated experience in quality assurance and testing - 10 years minimum including 3 years test automation experience.
  • Recent experience in the development of project test plans, test cases, requirements traceability matrices, entry/exit criteria reports and test summary reports within an ICT program/project(s) environment to ISO/IEC/IEEE 29119 software testing standards.
  • Experience on testing complex systems and/ or data migration projects.
  • Full SDLC lifecycle from initiation through to production verification and test closure.
  • Test Assurance of 3rd party vendors.
  • Excellent Microsoft Office suite skills including Excel, Word, Powerpoint and Visio.
  • Recent Health ICT experience.
  • Integration testing with external vendors and state-wide organisations.
  • Excellent interpersonal, problem solving, written and oral communication skills including the ability to influence others and work collaboratively with people to suggest solutions.
  • A Queensland ‘C’ class driving licence is mandatory.

Other Desirable Skills

  • Experience with Atlassian suite, Parasoft Test and Service Virtualisation tools is desirable.
  • Test Automation Tools
  • Experience with Test Driven Development is highly desirable.
  • Expertise with Continuous Integration is highly desirable.
  • HL7 messaging standards and implementation.
  • Specifying and developing technical complex performance test scenarios to ensure functional / non-functional requirements and analyses of those test results, and reports any unexpected or unsatisfactory outcomes.
  • Prince2.

Please note that there may be some travel required between the various site locations on the Sunshine Coast.

What we will do for you:

At Randstad, we know how important our candidates are. Throughout your assignment your consultant will keep in regular contact with you to ensure you are enjoying your role. We also have simplified our registration, time sheeting and reference checking processes and are industry leaders with new and improved technologies to make your life easier.

What next?

If you are interested in this role, call Shona Morrin on 07 3031 3264or apply via the link. Please note only successful candidates will be contacted.


Quality Assurance & Testing, SDLC Lifecycle, Integration Testing, Test Cases


High level of testing experience in complex, ICT Projects

educational requirements

Secondary School/High School