Test Analyst

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    4 months ago
  • Category:
    Govt Jobs
  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
  • Category: Policy and Research
  • Location: Wellington
  • Date Advertised: 29-OCT-19
  • Job Reference: MBIE/1429604
  • Job Title: Test Analyst
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  • Summary:
  • Exciting opportunity within the Intellectual Property Office
  • Support the development of new capabilities
  • Focus on test automation


Why work for us?

An exciting opportunity exists for a Test Analyst to be part of IPONZ’s Business Systems team.  This is a permanent role, based in Wellington.

The Intellectual Property Office of New Zealand (IPONZ) has an excellent global reputation for its online systems and quality management.  This is an opportunity to play a key role in the ensuring the quality of our systems and supporting initiatives to maintain and enhance our capabilities.      As part of the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) IPONZ supports flexible working and offers opportunities for development and collaboration across branches.

About the role.

You will develop and maintain test plans, as well as test automation scripts and orchestrations, to ensure IPONZ business systems continue to function and new capabilities meet our requirements.    You will have the opportunity to build on existing work as well as bring new approaches and ideas.

As the Test Analyst you will work closely and collaboratively with colleagues to undertake and co-ordinate testing as well as contribute to the Business Systems Team activities in support the systems that underpin IPONZ’s services.


Skills and experience required:

  • Experience in the application of testing methodologies and the use of a variety of testing tools, including test automation software.
  • Familiarity with, the key technical architectures, solutions, software platforms and toolsets used within IPONZ, including its web applications, search tools, APIs, data exchange systems and their purposes, interfaces and dependencies.
  • Understanding of standards and processes in use in the IT industry, including ITIL and SDLC
  • Must have the legal right to live and work in New Zealand


About MBIE:

The purpose of the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) is to Grow New Zealand for All.  Our goal is to create a strong and high-performing economy by creating an environment that supports businesses to become more productive and internationally competitive.

The Intellectual Property Office of New Zealand (IPONZ) is a business unit within the Market Services Group.  IPONZ’s main activities are in support of the regulatory functions related to intellectual property registers such as trade marks, patents, designs, plant varieties and geographical indications.


How to apply:

Click on the APPLY button below in order to be directed to our on-line careers website.  You may view a position description at this site, as well as complete the on-line application, and upload a CV and cover letter. For tracking and evaluation purposes, all applications must be submitted via our on-line process.

Email Matt Guy at matt.guy@mbie.govt.nz quoting ref MBIE/1429604 if you have any further questions.

Applications close at 5pm on 14 November 2019