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Test Manager (EL1)

Hays Testing


Base pay $100k - $115k
Permanent Standard/Business Hours
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Full job description

Your new company
Your new company tell the real story of Australia, its economy and its people by bringing life and meaning to numbers.

Your new role
You will be to working closely with technical and business teams, for the BA, Testing and DevOps Section. You will be required to:

  • Coordinate testing effort across a number of testing teams through the software development and delivery life-cycle.
  • Formulate and implement software testing strategies and plans.
  • Manage resources including, BA, Testes, Developers and so on.
  • Prepare/review test plans and test reports
  • Advocate for quality and good testing practice including ensuring consistent practice across multiple testing teams.
  • Manage and resolve issues that impede testing effort.
  • Engage and communicate with stakeholders including articulation and escalation of critical risks

What you'll need to succeed
You will have the following:

  • Strong planning and management skills with the ability to work in an environment of ambiguity and constant change.
  • Strong communication skills with an ability to coordinate activities and test artefacts across multiple teams.
  • Ability to quickly build and maintain strong relationships to assist in central coordination of broad test activities.
  • Ability to influence and promote the use of good testing practices
  • An understanding of test approaches for front-end (UI) and back-end systems.
  • Experience in a variety of testing efforts, techniques and tools.
  • The successful applicant will need energy and resilience to achieve results.
  • ISTQB certification and experience in automated testing highly regarded.
  • Be able to obtain a AGSVA clearance if required

What you'll get in return
to work as a Test Manager for a technical team within the Federal Government. On a 12 month contract with extension available, while receiving holiday and sick leave, as well as 15.4% superannuation!

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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Pay comparison
Market average based on all Test Manager jobs in Canberra ACT
Base pay range
$100k - $115k
Market average
$167k
$167k
Market average
$83k
$250k+

Job details
Date posted
10 May 2022
Category
Information Technology
Occupation
Testing & Quality Assurance
Base pay
$100k - $115k
Work type
Permanent
Job mode
Standard/Business Hours

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