Senior Test Analyst

Christchurch

Permanent

Friday 8 September 2017

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The Roles

We're looking for a Senior Test Analyst to join our Christchurch permanent team. You'll work for a variety of customers on a diverse range of projects. We are methodology and tool agnostic so you will be exposed to a broad range of new opportunities. You could be working in a traditional waterfall environment, or as part of an Agile SCRUM team Many of our people join us not only for the variety but also to develop their consulting skills. You'll be a trusted advisor, drawing on your breadth of experience to provide advice and guidance to our customers. 

And you'll love our world class Capability Framework. We have regular in-house mentoring and learning opportunities and formally recognise practical experience and skills. We also have regular internal promotion opportunities so you can put your skills into practice and achieve your goals. 

We're looking for candidates with the following:

  • At least 5 years testing experience across a range of differing project sizes, scopes and complexities, and industries/domains.
  • Good experience with defect management
  • Experience being responsible for test planning and test reporting
  • Experience mentoring/leading Test Analysts and business representatives
  • Demonstrated experience improving testing processes and/or approaches on your projects
  • Ability and confidence to operate as a sole tester for pieces of work if required
  • Ability to work in both Agile and more traditional development methodologies

What it means to be a Qual IT tester:

Qual IT is in the business of providing open, honest, no surprises testing solutions to our clients.  You'll be working onsite with our clients as a professional tester representing Qual IT. And that means you need to be confident in your ability to be pragmatic, ask the right questions and raise risks with the right people. You need to be able to "talk the testing talk", while also being customer and solution focussed, with outstanding communication skills and the ability to quickly build solid business relationships.

Why work for us?
In addition to joining a team of people who are as passionate about testing as you are, you'll enjoy a diverse and interesting career.  We're dedicated to growing and challenging our people - be it moving into Test Lead/Management or crossing over into Performance or Automation testing. We've got the tools, training and mentors to get you there with our world class Capability Framework.

At Qual IT, we know we're only as good as the people that work for us, so we really value and support our staff. You can look forward to a competitive salary, a smartphone, medical insurance, and discounted banking arrangements.

If you want to work with a great company who can offer you all of the above and more, send us your CV and brief cover letter now.