Test Deployment Lead

Job title: Test Deployment Lead
Discipline: Technology & Data Analytics
Location: Parramatta
Contract: Contract
Salary: $919 p/day incl. Super
Duration: 12 Month Contract
Contact: Mitchell Harper
Call: Mitchell
Reference: 10987

Test Deployment Lead | 12 Month Contract | $919 p/day incl. Super

  • $919 p/day incl. Super
  • 12 Month Contract
  • Parramatta (hybrid)

About the Company

This NSW government agency is a major service provider who strives to deliver a more consistent and efficient experience within government. This government agency uses data and behavioural insights to drive improvements with government and providing services to NSW. We are looking for someone to start ASAP for a 12 month contract paying up to $919 p/day incl. Super. This role is located in Parramatta.

About the Role

The Test Deployment Lead will manage the participation of deployment team members and Cluster / Agency business representatives in all cycles of Program testing.

Key accountabilities include:

  • Contribute to the development and integration of the overarching Program test plans
  • Develop test strategy and plans for the specified deployment stream considering target agencies and business units impacted and their business and technology footprint constraints
  • Execute deployment test plans (aligned with the Program-level test plans) encompassing scope, environment, schedules, resources, roles and responsibilities, logistics, and test readiness, for the following test cycles:
    o System Integration Testing (legacy systems and middleware focus)
    o User Acceptance Testing
    o Payroll Parallel Testing
    o Regression Testing
    o Cutover (Business Verification Testing)
  • Contribute to the Program assurance/stage gate process in evaluating business readiness to enter and exit test cycles
  • Work with Deployment and Cluster (business) leadership to identify and assign resources to activities in the deployment test plans
  • Contribute to the development of Deployment (overall delivery) plans, in support of the Deployment Project Manager
  • Report status for Deployment testing activities to the Deployment Project Manager and the Test Management Director

About You

  • Ability to lead and manage complex payroll test programs including formulating test strategies, test plans and associated artefacts
  • Confidence and leadership; the role will be interacting with varying layers of Program management and Cluster business representatives
  • Excellent organisational, time management, interpersonal, and communications skills including stakeholder management in a complex environment
    Hands on test management experience
  • Experience in the use of test management tools e.g. HPQC, TOSCA, Neoload or other automated and performance tools, JIRA, etc
  • Experience of SAP implementation projects with a thorough knowledge of SAP modules and operation
  • Extensive experience in IT testing domain

Please apply if you are interested. Please note, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. If you have any question, please contact mitchell@ashdownpeople.com.au or call 0405 417 161.