Test Engineer – Permanent, Wellington

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    2 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Govt Jobs
  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
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  • Location: Wellington – Wairarapa
  • Date Advertised: 04-FEB-20
  • Job Reference: NZ/20169
  • Job Title: Test Engineer – Permanent, Wellington
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  • Summary:
  • Developing and implementing automated and/or manual test cases using leading industry standard tools
  • Troubleshooting software issues and recommending fixes
  • Creating and executing detailed test cases and managing defect tracking
  • Permanent, Wellington based
  • Join an organisation that supports and develops your career

The Test Engineer role is the ideal opportunity for a forward thinking, ambitious and experienced professional to join ACC at a time of transformational change. As the Test Engineer you will be responsible for identifying, utilising and implementing technological improvements (e.g. automation) to drive forward the capability of the Enterprise Testing function so that it can deliver more efficiently and consistently in the future.

Tā mātou nei whakakitenga, he waihanga i ngā hononga ahurei me ngā tāngata kātoa o Aotearoa, kia ngāwari ake ngā wā e whara ai te tangata, hei whakapiki i tā rātou nei oranga. ACC’s vision is to create a unique partnership with every New Zealander, improving their quality of life by minimising the incidence and impact of injury.

As a Test Engineer, you’ll be an important part of a team of test professionals who have a sound understanding of test automation and development. Key responsibilities will include preparing reusable functions, which improve the robustness, re-usability, and maintainability of their test scripts, investigate and evaluate new technologies to further ACC automation innovation as well as providing automated test expertise to the projects you are assigned to.

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

  • University Graduate
  • An ideal minimum of one year’s experience in test automation or development
  • Experience in an agile working environment
  • Good understanding of and practical experience in testing techniques
  • Good understanding and experience in the use of technologies and tooling in order to drive specific capabilities (e.g. automation, performance, etc.)
  • A basic understanding of the full test life cycle, particularly as it fits with the overall solution development life cycle methods, tools, controls and techniques (e.g. agile, waterfall, Prince2, SDLC, etc.)
  • Ability to make decisions at the appropriate time; taking into account the needs of the situation, priorities, constraints and the availability of necessary information
  • The ability to take the responsibility to influence the direction of the automation effort, and its schedule and prioritization on projects assigned
  • Strong customer focus and interpersonal skills with the ability to work effectively with a variety of stakeholders
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to drive innovation and adopt new ways of working
  • Demonstrate ability to work in a team environment and contribute to team performance

He tino nui te kaupapa o te whanaungatanga, o te kotahitanga ki a Te Kaporeihana Āwhina Hunga Whara. Ka kaha tautoko e tātou ngā pūkenga ahurei o ia tāngata o te kamupene, waihoki, ā tōna wā, taea e tātou te kōkiri whakamua me ngā whakaarō auaha o ia tangata kia tutuki pai i ngā whāinga o te kamupene. At ACC, we recognise that diversity, inclusion and accessibility is important to our business. We embrace the unique perspective and capabilities of our current and future employees, which will help us continue to drive innovation and achieve our business goals.

Applications will run until an ideal candidate is found, during this time we may move forward with pre-screening and interviewing.

Applications will only be accepted when formally submitted through our ACC Career Website. If you have any questions about the role, please contact Sheronika.Shandil@acc.co.nz

Te rautaki o Te Kaporeihana Āwhina Hunga Whara – Ko te rautaki nei o Whāia Te Tika, he rautaki e arataki ai i Te Tiriti o Waitangi kia whakapakari i ngā wheako a te Māori. Mā te tika, mā te pono e tautoko ana e tātou ngā aronga a Te Kaporeihana Āwhina Hunga Whara. E tutuki ai o mātou whāinga, me whai whakaarō ki ēnei pou e toru.

ACC’s Māori Strategy – Whāia Te Tika is a strengths-based strategy that is guided by the Treaty of Waitangi to enable equitable access, outcomes and experiences for Māori. Getting it right for Māori supports ACC’s focus on transforming how we engage with customers including business customers, providers and clients.