Senior Test Analyst FTC Multiple

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    3 weeks ago
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  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
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  • Location: Wellington – Wairarapa
  • Date Advertised: 01-FEB-21
  • Job Reference: NZ/1510081
  • Job Title: Senior Test Analyst FTC Multiple
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Our newly established Test Practice is looking to increase our team of Senior Test Analysts to support the wider ICT Work Programme and you could play a key role in that work. Ourorganisation works to have the best people, who are well supported in delivering organisational goals to facilitate sustainable delivery of our work programme.

About us

Fire and Emergency New Zealand is a Crown Entity established on 1 July 2017. Our vision is to build stronger communities and protect what matters most to the people within them. Our unified organisation provides a fire and emergency service that delivers for communities, and the firefighters who serve them, now and in the future.

As New Zealand’s most trusted public sector agency we work to embed our values:

  • We Do the Right Thing – Kia Tika
  • We Serve and Support – Manaakitanga
  • We Are Better Together – Whanaungatanga
  • We Strive to Improve – Auahatanga

About the role

We have multiple opportunities for Senior Test Analyst’s to join our test team to support all aspects of project testing spanning the project delivery life cycle. This includes analysing, identifying and defining required tests, monitoring test coverage, and drafting high-level and detailed test cases.

About you

We are looking for an experienced Senior Test Analyst who can demonstrate the following:

  • Sound experience in the software test lifecycle and systems integration testing, regression testing, functionality testing, web testing, user acceptance testing (UAT), business acceptance testing, operational acceptance testing (OAT)
  • Mix of manual and automation testing experience is desired
  • ISTQB Foundations certified
  • Extensive testing experience in a similar sized organisation
  • Able to handle multiple projects at the same time
  • Ability to evaluate information gathered from multiple sources, resolve ambiguity if any and analyse high-level information into details
  • Experience in preparation and execution of test plan and test cases etc
  • Execution of test cases as per the agreed test schedule and maintain the required run rate of test execution (with the exceptions of issues/blockers)

We have multiple fixed term contracts available. The remuneration range for this role is $90,021-100,023 per annum and will be paid commensurate to experience. Please note that you will need to have right to work for New Zealand.

If you think this sounds like you, please visit our website at to download the position desecription and apply.

For further information please email

Applications close Friday, 19 February 2021.