Adelaide, Brisbane, Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney

Area of expertise:

Software Engineering

Job Description

We are seeking an Senior Automation Tester to join Avanade. Working within our Software Engineering Talent Community, you will perform a wide range of quality control tests and analysis to ensure that the software meets or exceeds specified standards and end-user requirements. You will collaborate with the development team to establish testing strategy, acceptance criteria, and to develop/ execute automated and manual testing.

You must be an Australian citizen to be eligible for the role. Baseline security clearance is advantageous.

Key Role Responsibilities:

  • Deliver and lead test execution activities
  • Coach others on correct QA processes at a basic level
  • Manage key stakeholder relationships on client site
  • Define the Test Strategy and Test Plan
  • Participate in artefact review / inspection meetings, identifying issues and providing feedback- Identify QA Process Issues and escalate appropriately
  • Author basic Test Matrices from Business/Technical Requirements
  • Take ownership of basic QA Planning Tasks
  • Translate the 'Big Picture' of an application and business needs into personal work- Lead a small team with some oversight
  • Create, edit, and update automated test scripts

Key Role Skill & Capability Requirements:

  • Selenium Test automation, continuous integration, and automated deployment
  • Experience in automation testing with Dynamics 365 CE (CRM) or other COTS solutions preferred
  • Experience in defining Test Strategy, Test Plan, leading a test team and managing stakeholders.
  • Experience with Dynamics 365 is highly desirable
  • Experience with mobile application testing 
  • Passion for agile software delivery processes
  • Understanding of QA activities in relation to systems development lifecycle
  • Software development & design experience preferable
  • Experience in full stack .NET development and .Net core is advantageous

The ideal candidate for this role will have a minimum of 5 years of hands-on work experience in the above areas, preferably in a technology or consulting environment.

This role requires direct contact with Avanade clients as well as attendance in person at Avanade workplaces and other company sponsored meetings and events.  In order to comply with our client requirements and Avanade’s own health and safety obligations this role requires the Applicant to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19.   Proof of vaccination will be required during the application process.  Applicants who have appropriate written proof of a medical or religious reason for not being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 may provide such documentation.

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About Avanade

Avanade is the leading provider of innovative digital, cloud and advisory services, industry solutions and design-led experiences across the Microsoft ecosystem. Every day, our 56,000 professionals in 26 countries make a genuine human impact for our clients, their employees and their customers. 

We have been recognized as Microsoft’s Global SI Partner of the Year more than any other company. With the most Microsoft certifications (60,000+) and 18 (out of 18) Gold-level Microsoft competencies, we are uniquely positioned to help businesses grow and solve their toughest challenges.

We are a people first company, committed to providing an inclusive workplace where employees feel comfortable being their authentic selves. As a responsible business, we are building a sustainable world and helping young people from underrepresented communities fulfil their potential. 

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