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The role

We are based in Sydney/Coffs Harbour/GoldCoast but we are fully flex.

The QA Tester role will be responsible for the manual test coverage of small to medium initiatives across System & SIT test phases.

Other duties include:

  • Undertake detailed manual test planning for small to medium projects & initiatives
  • Execute manual tests, reporting on progress, defects, and status as required
  • Provide input into test estimates on benefit and size of effort for the initiative
  • Ensure testing scope is agreed and finalised prior to testing commencement
  • Complete documentation as required for each initiative based on the Testing Engagement Standardised Artefact List (SIT, Regression)
  • Setup or align Test Environment and infrastructure needed to support manual or automation execution
  • Prepare Test Scenarios based on the requirement of the initiative (System, Smoke test, E2E testing, browser/OS testing)
  • Review/monitor the work of peers to ensure compliance to the QA framework
  • Track and triage defects with the PM/Ops/Tech Lead/PO through the project or initiative
  • Identification and accurate reporting of issues and risks to the Project Manager or Product Owner
  • Make recommendations to management as to the fitness of the solution based on the test results that will guide the direction for the ultimate production deployment
  • Be a testing champion by being up to date on current trends and offering SME advise on the benefits of automation and how it can be applied to give Janison quality outcomes
  • Establish and maintain strong, collaborative and productive working relationships with project, sprint and operation stakeholders
  • Desirable: Continual enhancement and improvement to the existing UI test automation framework to ensure continued applicability/suitability to the work performed
  • Desirable: Provide Support and Review the development (unit and component level) testing framework
  • Desirable: Testing APIs

About you

To be successful in this role, you will be able to demonstrate experience with testing methodologies including Agile and Waterfall and Test Management Tools [eg HP ALM/QC, Testrail] & Defect Management tools [Jira]. You will have experience with End to End Testing of the lifecycle including planning, scripting and executing of manual tests.

You can demonstrate ability to communicate and co-ordinate with both technical and non-technical stakeholders and be able to work independently and as part of a fast-paced team.


About Janison

Janison is a global force for good – we exist to improve education and unlock the potential in every learner. Founded 20 years ago, we are an award-winning Australian owned, publicly listed edtech pioneer thriving on the global stage and delivering more than 10 million assessments annually in over 120 countries.

Janison’s culture is built on our commitment to our relationships with our clients, partners and each other. We empower each other, work together to ‘find a way’ and act with respect to our people, community and planet.

Benefits & Culture

People are everything to us at Janison. Our culture is collaborative, inclusive and fun, and our team have a passion for excellence and innovation.

You can expect a fantastic team environment, flexible working arrangements, and investment in your personal and professional development.

We are also proud of our highly competitive Employee Share Ownership Plan, extra leave and bonus program, which enables you to share in our company’s accelerating success.

For a glimpse into Janison’s culture initiatives, and to see our regular employee updates, follow #onejanison on LinkedIn.