Test Analyst Job at Department of Justice and Community Safety in Melbourne VIC

Job Description

Reference: VG/DJ1312JULY20

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?

About us

Fines and Enforcement Services (FES) 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 FES Reform Program aims to provide business stability and continuity for existing FES business services. The FES Reform Program will lead the coordination of a number of interrelated and interdependent projects to implement transformational change across the FES business.

About the role

As the Test Analyst, you will review the FES reform business and document its processes and systems, recommend solutions, act as a liaison amongst stakeholders to enable the business to achieve its goals. In the role, you will:

develop test plans and mitigate risks to system quality

prepare and execute test scenarios and test cases

complete User Acceptance Testing which could incorporate System, Unit and End to End Testing types

raise defects from testing execution via the project defect management system

identify, define and communicate risks and issues as they arise

liaise with key stakeholders and system vendors and develop effective working relationships with technical and non-technical business representatives.

Please note that this is a fixed term until December 31, 2020.

About you

Along with strong problem-solving ability and strong stakeholder management, 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, system testing and UAT 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

demonstrated experience working in a senior testing role, preparing a range of testing materials such as test plans, test status reports and checklists

conceptual thinking and sound analytical approaches to support decision making in the work area.

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.

About Company

Company: Department of Justice and Community Safety

Company Location:  Melbourne VIC

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