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Senior Automation Test Engineer

  • LocationMelbourne, VIC
  • Work TypeFull time
  • Positions1 Position
  • Applications Close AtClosed 24 days ago
    Published on 14 Sep 2021
  • Job no: 83CBB
  • Category: Digital and Information Technology, Automation Test Engineer


The Senior Test Analyst is responsible for the creation and execution of all forms of software testing throughout the agile development lifecycle of internal systems within our new bleeding edge technology suite.

You’ll provide expertise to ensure that the software produced meets the quality expectations of partners and standards expected by the DuluxGroup.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Work with internal technology teams/units and partners to ensure all software is tested to the right level using Agile practices
  • Craft test cases and execute the test strategy using pre-defined testing methodologies, ensuring that there is traceability between the testing implementation and the requirements / acceptance criteria
  • Ensuring that automated test activities are conducted in preference to manual testing where feasible and more efficient
  • Ensure that all application & technology testing is carried out in accordance with testing standards defined in the strategy
  • Build and execute manual, automation or non-functional test cases and ensure that test status, risks and issues are reported in a timely manner using the agreed reporting standard
  • Craft, validate and report defects in accordance with the defect life cycle documented in the Test Strategy
  • Analyse Non-functional requirements and liaise with Architects and provide inputs to the Non-functional test strategy

Must have knowledge:

  • Agile Scrum methodology
  • Full stack automation testing best practices
  • C# object orientated programming/ .NET understanding
  • RESTful APIs
  • Mobile testing ( Nice to have)
  • Different test types and shift left testing
  • Accessibility and compatibility testing techniques
  • Micro service and serverless cloud architecture with Azure or AWS
  • A good view for full system end-to-end testing
  • CI/CD and DevOps understanding

Must have skills:

  • Testing with tools/libraries such as UFT or Tosca, Selenium Webdriver, HTTPClient,, Postman, JMeter, Appium
  • Experience within SAP with technologies such as ECC6 SD, MM, FICO, C4C
  • Strong analytical, analytical skills and good attention to detail
  • Strong automation testing skills; able to implement robust test frameworks for front-ends and APIs
  • Strong manual exploratory testing skills
  • Can manage builds and releases in Azure DevOps or similar environments
  • Ability to build effective working relations with people at all levels across the organisation and outside
  • Strong written and verbal interpersonal skills including ability to explain complex information with agile development teams including the test design and defect reporting
  • Ability to analyse complex systems, spot trends, draw conclusions, and produce specifications and decisions
  • Exposure to automation or performance testing tools like UFT or Tosca, Selenium Webdriver, Appium, Visual Studio Load test, HP Load Runner, IBM Rational Performance Tester etc.

Must have experience:

  • Extensive experience of collaborating with software development teams in multi-vendor environments to incrementally deliver systems that are tested efficiently and of high quality
  • Extensive experience of leading the testing of complex systems under significant pressures of time and cost
  • Extensive experience working in Agile scrum teams, large-scale scrum experience advantageous
  • Broad experience of the full systems development life cycle in an agile environment
  • Broad experience in Automation. Performance testing experience advantageous
  • Broad experience in test artefacts such as test case and defects

Please note: In accordance with the Victorian Government’s COVID-19 Mandatory Vaccination (Workers) Direction, DuluxGroup is required to collect, record and hold for select workers scheduled to perform work outside their ordinary place of residence from 11:59PM on 15 October 2021. This means, during the course of the recruitment process, you may be asked to provide evidence of a COVID-19 vaccination. 

Our Place:

We know you want to work with modern technology in a culture that lets you be your best, and we know you want to make a difference. We are a vibrant, diverse team of smart and passionate people, who clearly understand that our role is as leaders, helping DuluxGroup achieve its goals. As a company, DuluxGroup offers flexibility, career development, opportunities to be involved in the community, and the chance to work with some of the most trusted and iconic brands in Australia and New Zealand. If you would like to take the next step in your career and apply for this exciting opportunity, please click 'Apply' or visit our Digital and Information Technology page to see our newly revamped office!

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  • Closed 24 days ago - 03 Oct 2021
  • Published on 14 Sep 2021, 11:44 PM