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QA Software Tester

Work Type: Full Time

Location: Canberra

The Company

Sigma Bravo, A KBR Company is a specialist provider of ICT services focused specifically on military operations and information management. Sigma Bravo has an unparalleled reputation with our clients for delivering quality systems and services in military aviation mission planning environments, operational support, training, software development, systems implementation and capability realisation.

We are currently looking for a highly driven NV1 QA Tester to join an agile Software Development team working on cutting edge technology for the deployment of secure government systems in support of Defence.

The Role

You will be responsible for developing and executing a range of test methodologies and reporting on your results. You will work collaboratively with our agile development team on the following:

  • QA and testing on projects, developing the test strategy and executing test including progress and status reporting
  • Development of test procedures and techniques
  • Create the acceptance criteria from the available documentation, existing application and business process
  • Manage and co-ordinate UAT or other customer based testing
  • Reporting and testing of defects
  • Lead test automation
  • Focus on the quality of the resulting product, by ensuring all company quality processes have been complied with.

Due to the nature of Sigma Bravo’s work, all applicants must have the ability to obtain a minimum of NV1 Security Clearance (usually only granted to Australian Citizens).

To be successful in this role you will need the following essential skills:

  • Engineering and/or IT qualifications
  • Certification as Test Engineer (ISTQB Foundation Certificate)
  • NV1+ Security Clearance preferred
  • 3-5 years of experience as a test engineer
  • Experience with ICT infrastructure
  • Experience producing technical writing
  • Experience in working as part of an agile team
  • Experience in setting up test environments and in performing test execution
  • Experience of working on a system that used the Microsoft ALM product stack to develop the solution
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both written and verbally, to technical and non-technical personnel
  • Strong analytical skills with a methodical team focused approach

Our people are what makes Sigma Bravo a great company. Our composite teams create agile solutions to promptly resolve complex problems. The teams are assembled to provide the right mix of skills to get the job done.

If this sounds like you, we want to hear from you. Fill out the EOI form to forward an up-to-date CV.

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