System Test Lead

System Test Lead

Emergency Services Telecommunications Authority | melbourne, VIC, AU

Posted 14 days ago

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Testing & Quality Assurance (Information & Communication Technology) • Government - State (Government & Defence)
Company description:
Emergency Services Telecommunications Authority
Job description:
About Us
ESTA is the critical link between the Victorian community and the state's emergency services agencies, partnering with those agencies to improve service delivery to the community. It provides Victoria's 24-hour emergency call-taking and dispatch services for police, fire, ambulance and VICSES. Its vision is to be a high-performing team trusted by the community and our partners to deliver the right emergency response. The team at ESTA are deeply committed to the community they serve and are among the most dedicated and highly skilled in their field.
About the Role
The System Test Lead plays a key role in the ECIS team by ensuring all system test phases are managed effectively. As the System Test Lead, the main purpose of the role is to ensure software changes are delivered within specification and to the accepted level of quality. This position will be responsible for testing of CAD changes and corporate software utilised by the organisation.
Reporting to the Manager Test Practice, the System Test Lead will be responsible for leading the System Test team, testing plans, developing test cases, executing testing, and writing test reports.
Day to day responsibilities include:
Lead a team of System Test Analysts (internal and external resources) across multiple projects and BAU changes, including demand, task, risk, and issue management.
Lead the development and implementation of system, integration, and regression testing plans for any changes to the production of ESTA environment.
Maintain, and improve system testing processes and procedures aligning ESTA's Testing Framework.
Review system, integration and regression test results and prepare test reports and test summary reports.
This is a permanent position based in Burwood East. Normal working hours are between 7am and 7 pm, Monday to Friday. There may be reasonable overtime and you may be required to travel or transfer between your primary work location and other ESTA sites to effectively carry out your duties.
About You
To be considered for this opportunity, you will have:
A Tertiary qualification in IT studies or equivalent industry experience.
Certified Tester Foundation Level (CTFL) from ISTQN.
Strong people leadership skills and current experience in leading teams.
Knowledge and experience delivering functional testing.
Extensive experience in testing of mission critical applications.
Demonstrated experience implementing and running testing and production assurance methodologies.
Experience with MicroFocus ALM customisation is highly desirable
Experience with Behaviour Driven Development and automation frameworks will be highly regarded.
What we can offer you
You will be supporting a critical service to the Victorian community and will be rewarded with a competitive salary, flexible working arrangements and employee benefits including:
Employee assistance program for employees and eligible family members
Discounted health insurance, banking services, MYKI and gym membership
‘Memberlink' discount card, accepted by 1,000s of retailers and services providers
Free staff parking at all our sites
Vehicle salary packaging
At ESTA, we value the unique backgrounds, experiences, and contributions that each person brings to our workplace, and we encourage and celebrate diversity. Indigenous Australians, those identifying as LGBTQIA+, females, people of all ages, with disabilities or culturally diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply for our roles. Our aim is to create a workforce that reflects the Victorian community in which we live.
How to Apply
Click the ‘Apply' button above which will direct you to the ESTA careers portal. From here you can submit your application which should include a current resume and cover letter outlining your interest in the role and linking your experience to the position.
Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please email Applications must be submitted by 11.59pm, 6 December 2022.
ESTA has a mandatory vaccination policy to meet our commitment to provide a healthy and safe workplace. If you are successful in gaining employment with ESTA you will be required to provide evidence of your double vaccination and booster against COVID-19.
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