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Senior Test Analyst - Commodity Trading and Risk Management

  • Location: Australia
  • Salary: AU$700 - AU$800 per day + + super per day
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 year ago

  • Sector: Technology
  • Contact: Monique Dolor
  • Expiry Date: 23 December 2022
  • Job Ref: JN -112022-475434


Rate: $700 - 800 plus super per day
Duration: 6 months initially (with extensions)
Start: ASAP
Location: Australia


  • Perform static test reviews of the business requirements/User Stories & develop both manual & automated test scenarios for different phases of testing in a project (System Integration testing/End to End/UAT/Regression/NFRs etc.) using appropriate tools and techniques
  • Coordinate with various teams - Business analysts & product owners to prepare appropriate test conditions & ensure testing meets their requirements
  • Ensure entry criteria are met before the appropriate test phase begins
  • Ensure exit criteria are met before the functionality is permitted to progress to the next testing phase or into production
  • Execute test scenarios & ensure the test results are recorded in appropriate systems and defects are identified & managed
  • Create comprehensive test data combinations to ensure the correct test coverage
  • Actively support agile development methods and best practices the test effort required for delivery
  • Support the Test lead to
    • develop and gain approval of test plans where required
    • coordinate UAT
    • Provide Recommendation to Management & Stakeholders for Go-Live Approval
    • Defect Management from identification to Resolution (working with the vendor representative)
    • Daily Status on test execution during SIT and UAT Test Execution Phases
    • Ensure UAT Sign-off is achieved
    • Work closely with the project BA's and ensure requirements/user stories are clearly understood
    • Attend meetings with the Vendor when required by Project Management
    • Ensure testing is compliant with Ampol's Testing Practice process

Your experience

  • Essential:

    * Experience in creation of Test Scenarios, Test Plans, Defect Reporting and Test Case design techniques for various test phases inc. sprints, system integration testing, end to end, perf testing etc.

    * Proven hands-on experience in Manual Testing & automation testing of complex architectures and applications using various industry standard automation tools

    * Experience in conducting automation feasibility analysis

    * Experience with performance testing & interface testing

    * Knowledge of test case scripting practices, QA concepts & dev principles

    * Sound general IT experience (applications and/or infrastructure

    * Ability to acquire knowledge necessary to perform job assignments (technology, product, and process)

    * Experience working in large & complex working environments

    * Experience working in both Agile and Waterfall project methodologies

    * Proficient in using Atlassian Tools like Jira and Confluence & test management tools like HP ALM, Test Rails or similar

    * Experience in the Commodity Trading and Risk Management products testing like Openlink Endur, Findur, AgTech, EKA and/or industry is highly desirable


    * Test automation frameworks and tools: ACCELQ, Selenium, BDD based framework

    * Understanding of CI/CD concepts

    * Experience in API and Microservices

    * General scripting knowledge for use in preparing bespoke Test automation scripts

    * ITSQB foundation certificate

    * Experience in Cloud Applications (Microsoft Azure, AWS)

    * Experience in Big Data Analytics tools like SPLUNK

Please submit your CV asap and I will get back to you with more details if suitable!