Senior Test Analyst – Fixed-term

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    2 months ago
  • Category:
    Government
  • Job Type: Fixed Term Contract
  • Category:
  • Location: Wellington – Wairarapa
  • Date Advertised: 05-FEB-21
  • Job Reference: NZ/1511238
  • Job Title: Senior Test Analyst – Fixed-term
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  • Summary:
  • Java, J2EE, HTML/XML networking, XP, Unix development tools
  • SOAP, Postman, REST API’s, Azure ADO, Oracle database
  • Fixed-term, Wellington-based roles
  • Join an organisation that supports and develops your career

As a Senior Test Analyst, you will be responsible for all facets of testing and will have a sound understanding of software development, having used a variety of technologies such as Java, J2EE, HTML/XML, networking, XP, Unix, Websphere, Solaris and Oracle.

ACC has been improving the lives of New Zealanders since 1974. With ACC, you’ll be supporting people in Aotearoa to stay safe by minimising the incidence and impact of injury, as well as helping them recover from injury if an accident does happen. Join us – an organisation that grew out of bold thinking and has an enduring commitment to care for others at work, home and play.

This position is responsible for developing and implementing automated and manual test cases using leading industry standard tools, troubleshooting software issues and recommending fixes, creating and executing detailed test cases and managing defect tracking.

You’re someone who can:

  • develop/implement automated and/or manual test cases
  • troubleshoot software issues
  • recommend fixes
  • create and execute detailed test cases and manage defect tracking
  • define, document and execute specific tests
  • provide support to the team with the use of tools, technologies and processes
  • provide good analytical skill.

What we are looking for from you to be successful in this role:

  • Minimum of three years software test or development experience, for applications using a variety of technologies including Java, J2EE, HTML/XML networking, XP, Unix development tools, Websphere application, Solaris, Atlassian’s JIRA and Confluence, Azure ADO, Oracle database
  • Advanced understanding of the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC)
  • Sound understanding of Testing Methodologies, Tools and processes
  • Experience developing and implementing automated test scripts using leading industry tools such as Selenium
  • Experience with at least one programming or scripting language
  • Manual and Automation testing experience is preferred
  • Excellent communication and relationship building skills

Working at ACC

We know that a diverse and inclusive team helps us meet the needs of our customers, and we welcome applications from people of every ethnicity, national origin, gender orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, and/or status as an individual with a disability. It’s important to us that people bring their whole selves to work. To support an inclusive workplace we have:

  • Employee networks:
  • ACC’s Māori Strategy, Whāia te Tika
  • Development opportunities in te reo Māori me ngā tikanga
  • Advocates in the disability sector
  • Diversity and Inclusion Approach
  • Support Māori by partnering with iwi and other Māori entities.

Applications will run until an ideal candidate is found. Applications can only be accepted when submitted through our ACC career website. If you encounter accessibility issues when submitting your application, or if you have any questions about the role please email [email protected]