Utilities Test Lead - Melbourne

Job Title: Utilities Test Lead - Melbourne
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Melbourne, Victoria
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 4112_1618928938
Contact Name: Karthik G
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 21, 2021 00:28

Job Description

AYAN InfoTech is looking for Utilities Test Lead to join an exciting project based in Melbourne. The role offers you the opportunity to contribute towards an extremely well structured and mature environment, working on sophisticated enhancement projects.

Role: Utilities Test Lead
Location: Melbourne
Contract Duration: 6 Months with high possible extensions
Experience: 7+ Years

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Lead test team
  • Test strategy, test planning and task allocation
  • Lead Triage meetings
  • Test reporting
  • Ensure the test team outputs adhere to organizational Testing Quality Standards and Procedures
  • Work within a team of business and technical stakeholders to provide testing services across various stages of continual delivery
  • Adhere to organizational Testing Quality Standards and Procedures
  • Provide inputs to Test Strategies and Test Plans for the different Program Increments, Sprints and Test Cycles of the projects and BAU releases as required
  • Work with Application Owners, Solution Architects and Subject Matter Experts to define the scope of testing and approach
  • Ensure all test documentation and products used in the testing activities are of the highest quality to ensure traceability, and correctness
  • Design Test Cases, Test Plan and Execute them
  • Document defects in HP Quality Center for resolution and work with stakeholders to perform retesting where required
  • Report on test design and execution progress, defects status and resolution
  • Provide quality metrics advising of any quality related issues and risks
  • Participate in team meetings including stand-ups and other Agile ceremonies to provide insights on testing progress and any blockers encountered
  • Provide inputs into Acceptance Criteria of stories and requirements
  • Define testing specific stories to be completed and demonstrated within the Sprints
  • Demonstrate culture of Built-in Quality
  • Provide inputs to Test Management processes and practices for continuous improvement
  • Assist with JIRA and HPQC administration tasks as required


  • Experience of leading test teams for at least one project
  • 7+ years of Testing in Energy sector, especially on Compliance programs.
  • Meter Data Management System experience a added advantage
  • Utilities Test Experience is a must
  • Demonstrated self-motivation and initiative on previous projects
  • Highly effective and strong communication skills for engaging stakeholder management (From Program and Project Managers to Application Owners and SME's) to deliver quality results within expected timeframes
  • Sound knowledge of HP Quality Center
  • Sound knowledge of JIRA

Please note we will be able to contact only shortlisted candidates for this role. We thank you in advance for your interest.