Test Lead

Job Title: Test Lead
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 12
Reference: CR/006427_1628492662
Contact Name: Jeremy Nilsvang
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 09, 2021 17:04

Job Description

  • Start ASAP | Canberra Location
  • Contract until June 2022
  • Australian Citizen


Finite is an Australian owned award-winning independent ICT recruitment company that currently supplies to many of the country's largest banks, telecommunications, commercial and State and Federal Government organisations. Finite has offices in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Canberra, Adelaide, Perth, Auckland and Wellington.

The role

Seeking a Test Lead who can work independently and with technical resources and business stakeholders to execute test on internal systems using own in-depth technical analysis of specifications

  • Contribute to test estimation, track work against estimates, report variances to team management
  • Demonstrate extensive analytical skills to identity critical integration points, inconsistencies, ambiguity and gaps in functional requirements
  • Work within an Agile iterative development framework
  • Work closely with members of their Agile team to understand the functionality under test
  • Ensure that all areas of testing are managed and delivered to a professional standard
  • Manage the testing lifecycle end to end
  • Create test data in the Organisation environment
  • Undertake Defect Management by managing the retesting of defects through to correction and acceptance
  • Develop and maintain automated tests
  • All other tasks as directed by the Project Manager

The requirements

  • Self-starter with great attention to attention to detail and has a passion for quality and testing best practice
  • Knowledge on database management tools and experience in writing complex database queries
  • Demonstrated well-developed testing skills, including the ability to write, review and execute complex manual and automated test cases
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills including the ability to liaise with business areas and IT Branch staff as required
  • Ability to work in a multi-disciplinary Agile team environment
  • Ability to manage completing priorities across multiple projects
  • Experience in Test management tools such as JIRA
  • Experience in working on Agile testing environments
  • Experience in cross browser testing and automation test

How to apply:

Please hit the apply button or email your resume and for more information contact the Finite Group on 6243 6475.

Finite actively encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people