Senior Quality Analyst / Software Tester

Job Category: Information and Communication Technology
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Remote - Anywhere in Australia

Waldon Services is a Consulting and Technology provider that offers a range of innovative, industry-leading services and software products for key heavy industry sectors. With our aspiration to make a positive impact through innovation and our ability to successfully navigate evolving market conditions, we are experiencing sustained growth.

Our purpose is to empower people who want to make a difference and our core values are wellness, customer intimacy and excellence. We apply Lean methodologies and are continually improving and crafting our products and processes with a sense of ownership and creative freedom within our team. 

About the Role:

We are offering a permanent, full-time or part-time position for a Senior Quality Analyst / Software Tester who is passionate about team performance and the quality of outcomes. Main accountabilities include:

  • Implement existing testing processes and identify and implement new test frameworks to improve confidence in testing (lead continuous improvement of our processes).
  • Mentor and advise other team members in testing practices.
  • Detail test cases and acceptance criteria for new features.
  • Collaborate with customers, product owners and business analysts to make sure the required scenarios are covered in the acceptance test criteria.
  • Perform test execution activities and ensure newly developed features meet the objectives and acceptance criteria both functionally and non-functionally.
  • Provide on-going advice and feedback to developers to achieve the objectives.
  • Create supporting documentation, including training / user documentation.
  • Manage quality issues.

You’ll enjoy the opportunity to work remotely from your home office, in a close-knit and supportive team that prioritises job satisfaction and personal growth.

Mandatory Requirements:

  • Considerable experience working in an Agile software development environment.
  • Significant experience in software development quality assurance, QA methodologies, tools and processes.
  • Excellent test analysis skills.
  • Experience in testing web applications and native mobile applications in cross-platform testing tools.
  • Experience in testing REST APIs using tools like Postman.
  • Ability to query data using SQL to test functionality that does not involve a user interface. 
  • Ability to analyse and understand the business domain and requirements.
  • Accepts and adheres to the team’s standards and leads the continuous improvement of the standards.
  • Able to communicate effectively with technical and non-technical team members, written and verbal.
  • Has a can-do attitude. Takes ownership of problems. Rolls up the sleeves and gets things done.
  • Is self-motivated, proactive and able to understand the big picture – go find the answers.
  • Is passionate about their profession, improvement and the quality of outcomes.

How to apply:

  • Complete a cover letter highlighting the key skills you possess highlighted above
  • Click on the apply button to submit your resume and cover letter

Successfully shortlisted applicants will also be required to complete a short technical assessment.

(No resumes from recruiters will be accepted)

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