Test Analyst

Job title : Test Analyst
Location : Brisbane
Job type : Permanent or Full Time
Job reference : 1253627

The Company:
Sharp and Carter Technology Brisbane are working with a Queensland State Government department to source a Test Analyst. This department ensures that a critical function of Queensland infrastructure is accessible and user friendly for all its customers.  

The Role

As the Test Analyst, you will perform functional, non functional and regression testing using manual and automated testing techniques practice and tools. The Test Analyst will operationally plan, design, execute and report on testing to ensure ICT solutions meet the customer's quality expectations

The Test Analyst will use risk and requirements-based testing principles to ensure test coverage and traceability meets requirements and specifications.
The Test Analyst will:
  • Perform operational software testing activities for Information & Communication Telecommunications (ICT) solutions and be accountable for the testing outcomes
  • Develop a strong understanding of the ICT solution, business, and technical requirements, and apply tangible testing activities at the appropriate levels of the software delivery lifecycle (SDLC)
  • The Test Analyst will use their capabilities and experience to create, plan, execute and maintain: 
    • o Functional testing using ISTQB test techniques
    • o Non-functional testing using ISTQB test techniques against ICT solution quality characteristics
    • o Test automation to perform basic execution and analyse results, report issues, and demonstrate basic knowledge of practices and tools
    • o Regression and End to End (E2E) testing that validate, and quality assure business scenarios and business requirements
  • Perform and assist with defect reporting, triage, and retesting, perform basic investigations into defect root causes
  • Communicate and collaborate effectively with delivery teams, stakeholders, and customers to identify testing objectives and potential benefits
  • Report on the quality of ICT solutions using test driven metrics, analysis, and investigations
Requirements (Mandatory) 
  • International Software Testing Qualifications Board (ISTQB®) Certified Tester Foundation Level (CTFL) or international equivalent.
  • Demonstrated recent functional testing experience
  • Basic SQL writing and execution skills
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