NEC Australia Test Engineer in Australia

Test Engineer

Location:ACT-Canberra

Requisition Number:3871

of openings:1

Description

  • Full time contract role (6 months with potential to extend)

  • Verify & Validate ICT systems and components for a key NEC Federal Government account

  • Must have existing AGSVA Security Clearance (NV1 minimum)

  • Must be willing to work on a roster with occasional weekend work

  • Based in ACT

NEC Australia is a leading technology company that delivers a complete portfolio of ICT solutions and services to large enterprise, small business and government customers. NEC Australia helps customers gain greater business value from their technology investments, by delivering end-to-end technology solutions, business and IT transformation consultancy, professional services, communications solutions, application and solutions development and infrastructure and applications managed services and support.

About the role

An exciting Test Engineer role has arisen to support a key NEC Federal Government account. In this role, you will contribute to the review and execution of test artefacts for the verification and validation of ICT systems for a key Federal Government account.

In this key role, you will ensure adherence to the specification requirements verification matrix and identify methods of validation for systems and components. The role will support the inspection, analysis, demonstration and testing at the system or component level.

Key responsibilities

Reporting to the Verification & Validation Engineering Lead, you will have the following key responsibilities:

  • Execute on the Test strategy for the project

  • Liaise effectively with a variety of internal and external stakeholders as part of BAU and the project teams

  • Create and execute project related test plans

  • Work with multiple teams to ensure all relevant testing activities are completed

  • Document, track, report and escalate issues as appropriate

Skills & Experience

To be successful in this role, you will be an experienced Testing/QA professional preferably within the IT industry. You will be an effective communicator and team player able to identify issues and work with a variety of stakeholder groups.

Additionally, you will bring the following skills and experience:

  • High level of skill with the relevant technologies including Microsoft suites, Linux, Solaris, AIX, VMWare and other virtualization tools

  • Exposure in the development and implementation of standards, procedures and guidelines to support verification and validation.

  • Intermediate knowledge of data processing, hardware platforms, enterprise software applications.

  • Knowledge of wintel and *nix systems.

  • Strong analytical skills with attention to details

  • Ability to effectively manage multiple, concurrent activities, while understanding and managing priorities, dependencies and risk

  • Strong problem-solving skills

  • ITIL v3 Foundations Certificate and relevant professional memberships are highly desirable

  • A degree and professional qualifications in IT/Business or a relevant discipline is strongly preferred

How to apply

At NEC, we offer an outstanding working environment and the opportunity to be part of a high performance team. We place great emphasis on our staff satisfaction and have a fantastic corporate culture and a highly responsive management team.

To be eligible to apply, you must have a current AGSVA Security Clearance (NV1 minimum).

For further information only, please contact Sherene Loh, Talent Acquisition Business Partner on 0466 504 584.

If you are ready to take the next step in your career, we are keen to hear from you!