Quality Analyst - Manual and Automation

Job Title: Quality Analyst - Manual and Automation
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sydney, New South Wales
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 3360_1566189689
Contact Name: Gaurav Bagga
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 19, 2019 14:41

Job Description

Ayan Infotech has an urgent and immediate requirement for multiple QA Analysts for a long term contract job opportunity in Sydney CBD.

All applicants must have full work rights in Australia.

Title: QA Analysts - Manual and Automation
Type: Contract (6 months to start with, long term outlook)
Location: Sydney CBD

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Manual Testing
    • Schedule and execute test plans
    • Analyse test execution results
    • Be involved in the development of BDD level Acceptance crietria
    • Defect detection, classification, management and reporting
    • Work with Agile teams and engage with different stakeholders such as UX Designers, Product Owners and Developers
    • Undertake peer review of test scenarios for accuracy, completeness, and traceability to business requirements
    • Analyse and log incidents/defects using appropriate defect management tool
    • Assist with defect retesting and test reporting
    • Maintain smoke test plans and regression test plans
    • Comforable using and working with JIRA and Confluence
  • Automated Test Engineer
    • Develop and input into test automation frameworks
    • Automate tests for continuous improvement
    • Test cover both API and GUI automated testing
    • More emphasis on AP level test, less emphasis on GUI level automation
    • Work with developers to automate at GUI and API levels for the purposes of Continuous Improvement
  • Continuous improvement to test practices
    • Improve upon the team's test practices
    • Learn, develop and improve the systems and tools required for test execution and management
    • Participate in team ceremonies
    • Continuosly work with Test Analysts to ensure automation scripts include appropriate end to end test scenarios

Desirable technical skills

  • JIRA/ Confluence - able to raise, track and report on issues
  • Able to implement a problem tracking methodology
  • Experience balancing automation testing, manual testing & exploratory testing
  • SoapUI / Postman
  • Writing Gherkin
  • BDD - Cucumber, Fitnesse or similar

Desirable Experience

  • Previous experience in Insurance and/or Finance (preferred)
  • ISTQB Certification (or equivalent)
  • Knowledge of Rapid Software Testing
  • Experience working with front end web and mobile applications
  • A background in Development would be advantageous
  • Exploratory testing experience would be advantageous

We will be able to contact only shortlisted candidates. We thank you in advance.