Job Details

New South Wales
$600 per day
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Peter Thomson
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6 months ago
One of Australia's Largest institutional banks with global operations is seeking a passionate QA specialist with a focus on test automation. The team is currently building the next generation of e-Commerce applications for use by internal sales and trading teams and online by external customers.  Possession of a strong understanding of quality assurance within an agile environment and an open, collaborative attitude are key success criteria.  A track record in driving test efficiency without compromising quality through automated processes is absolutely essential.

The role will start as an initial 6 month contract based in the Sydney CBD with a view to extend.

Essential skills:
  • Ability to plan, automate and execute test scripts on a regular basis, and investigate any issues found.
  • Knowledge across different areas of testing (e.g. Browser/UI, Web Services, API level testing)
  • Experience in creating and maintaining automation test harness
  • Comfortable in at least one programming language (C# or Java)
  • Familiar with different Web or UI automation tools (e.g. Selenium Webdriver, Ranorex, TestComplete)
  • Setting up automation test run and reports in Continuous Integration environment (e.g. Bamboo, Jenkins)
  • Mentoring other team members to learn and use the automation test harness.
  • Ability to work with other testers to improve testing efficiency through automation and improve test coverage.
  • Ability to work well under pressure without sacrificing quality.
  • Experience working within the financial services

Desirable Skills:
  • Background in financial markets testing
  • Experience using BDD testing framework such as Specflow, Cucumber
  • Knowledge of tools such as Git, TortoiseSVN, SourceTree

Interviews to be scheduled ASAP with an immediate start.

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