Apply now Job no: 501956
Work type: Contract Full Time
- Contract vacancy for approximately 18 months
- Location - Flexible Across Australia
- Full-time role with Work/Life balance
- Salary $100-120K p.a. (commensurate with experience) + Choice of 15.4% Super
The ABC strives for diversity and inclusion in the workplace, and to promote a culture of opportunity. Through its services the ABC seeks to represent, connect and engage with all of the Australian community. In line with our focus on diversity, applications are strongly encouraged from Indigenous Australians, people from a range of cultural and linguistic backgrounds, people with disability and LGBTIQ+ individuals. The ABC also aims to achieve a gender-balanced workforce.
For more information on inclusive employee networks within the ABC please refer to ABC LinkedIn and Life Page
About the Role
The end game is high quality User Experience for ABC audiences. The role ensures that high quality software is delivered for our personalisation platforms and therefore supporting the strategic rollout of our Personalised Audience Experience (PAX)
The role will involve but is not limited to;
- Developing and maintaining testcases based on system requirements by working closely with product managers and developers.
- Developing and maintaining the automation of Web and API testing in line with PAX project/product objectives.
- Understanding the product landscape and an ability to prepare manual/automation QA strategy.
You will have sophisticated communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to convey very complex technical information to a range of stakeholders and advanced problem Solving and analytical skills. Your technical now-how will include;
- Experience in testing front end applications and Restful APIs.
- Development experience in test automation and using different testing tools.
- Experience in web or mobile testing of responsive websites across multiple devices.
The ABC aims to achieve a gender balanced workforce. Women are strongly encouraged to apply for this position.
What's in it for you
Come and join the vibrant Digital Product department in the ABC. As a group of product and platform teams, we develop and maintain the ABC's audience facing digital products across desktop, mobile, connected TV and smart speakers. Whether it is staying informed of the latest breaking news, bringing some great TV on iview, streaming the Hottest 100 on the triple j app and website, or entertaining the kids with our ABC Kids app - the ABC's Digital Product offerings are some of Australia's most loved and most used platforms.
Millions of Australians will use the product that you build. We're an AWS shop; you will have the opportunity to work on the latest and greatest cloud technology. You will have the chance to contribute to the solution architecture of our systems. We are an open and cohesive team where your voice will not get lost. You can get a sneak peek into our engineering world through our developer blog.
Our work is underpinned by the value we place on best practices, experiments, and knowledge sharing. We are committed to career development and invest in our people to be leaders in their fields. Everyone gets a designated budget for training and development. We believe in flexible approaches to working and building self-organising and collaborative teams that offer a friendly and supportive environment where all team members can strive and grow.
For further details on the role and requirements, please refer to the full position description: AUTOMATION TEST ENGINEER P.pdf
For further information on this position please contact Nisha Amanulla, Engineering Manager via email
We are unable to accept email applications, please ensure that you submit your application via the online portal.
We respectfully request that Recruitment Agencies do not submit applications for this position.
12 Oct 2021 8:00 AM AUS Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: 25 Oct :55 PM AUS Eastern Daylight Time