test manager - waterfall and agile in Brisbane CBD

taryn botes, randstad
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AU$ 800 - AU$ 870 per day
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brisbane cbd, queensland
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working hours
AU$ 800 - AU$ 870 per day
5 years
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taryn botes, randstad
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job description

A large government department, based in Brisbane CBD, is seeking a Test Manager for one of their IT divisions. They are looking to transform certain systems and processes.

What will you be doing?

  • Assist with and complete where required system, integration and regression testing and associated activities such as defect logging and management, within established frameworks, strategies, standards, methodologies and policies.
  • Prepare detailed test plans through to completion report including outlining testing scope, exclusions, scheduling, and justifications and approach suitable for review and sign off by clients and deployment managers.
  • Standardise testing approaches and tools across a range of systems and develop strategies to achieve a high level of testing maturity.
  • Collaborate with other teams and external stakeholders as required to undertake timely preparation for testing, issue and defect resolution to enable test execution deadlines to be met to ensure timely release of functionality for the benefit of the department’s clients.
  • Monitor, evaluate and report testing progress, risks and issues to key stakeholders.
  • Develop, plan and execute the automated test cases and scripts and associated data preparation scripts.
  • Provide advice to management on testing, application and associated issues and initiatives including risk and issue identification and management.
  • Complete system integration and regression testing and associated activities within established frameworks, strategies, standards, methodologies and policies.
  • Contribute to effective, client focused teamwork by developing an understanding of the roles and duties of team members and across the Digital Solution Program of Work and working collaboratively to achieve outcomes with a commitment to quality deliverables and customer service.
  • Possess knowledge and experience in Testing Management Tools including SpiraTeam and Team Foundation Server.

What do you need?

  • Minimum 5 years experience as a Senior Test Analyst or Test Manager with responsibility for developing and executing test cases within waterfall and agile project environments.

Interested? Apply now or email madeline.reeve@randstad.com.au for more information

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


Testing | Systems | Waterfall | Agile


Relevant Degree or diploma
Minimum 5 years experience in Testing
Test Lead / Test Management experience

educational requirements

Associate Degree/Diploma