Senior Test Analyst

Full-Time - Sydney

Date posted
20 October 2020
Applications close
3 August 2020
  • Data Warehouse testing
  • Great company benefits
  • Work for a market leader

Senior role, focus on Data Warehouse testing, good development opportunities, fun and supportive team environment.

About Us

As one of Australia’s largest profit-to member superannuation funds, our mission is to help our members achieve their personal best retirement outcomes. We work with 176 thousand employers and have over 1.9 million members playing a role in the futures of around one in six working Australians.


Our team at Rest enjoy a positive culture built around our core values “The Rest Effect”. We seek excellence in everything we do, are dynamic and innovative in the way we work, are always accountable, we are champions of our members and we succeed together.

About the Job

As we continue to grow our team, we are looking to bring onboard a Senior Test Analyst. Your role will be based in our Quality Assurance team, reporting to the Quality Assurance Manager, you will   provide a range of testing, predominately focussing on Data Warehouse testing within our Data team.

The team culture is friendly, fun and innovative with a focus on continuous development, offering an excellent career opportunity for an experienced tester.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Review existing test scenarios and ensure gaps are identified and updated
  • Develop test data to support the execution of test scenarios
  • Execution of test scenarios; ensure the testing execution process is in alignment to the quality conditions
  • Testing of upgrades and patches
  • Contribute in the development of the test automation suites
  • Provide regular test status reports to the delivery team where required
  • Raising defects and issues including logging, tracking, retesting, and updating of all defects/issues in a timely manner
  • Conduct daily triages with the wider delivery team members
  • Prepare Test Status Reports, with industry standard Quality Matrices
  • Formulate a knowledge base for training and cross-skilling purposes
  • Provide end user support as required
  • Provide estimates and assist in the preparation of sprint plans.

About You:

  • Proven experience as a Senior Test Analyst
  • Experience carrying out Test Planning, stakeholder management, manual testing
  • Knowledge of testing principles, methods, tools and technologies, including plans, scenarios, strategies and related procedures
  • Experience designing and developing Test Plans and Test Cases
  • Advanced SQL skills
  • Comprehensive understanding of Data Warehouses, Business Intelligence and Analytics systems.
  • Demonstrated experience Database and ETL testing
  • Proven experience in using industry standard Testing Techniques, including the use of decision tables and state transition diagrams
  • Experience in an Agile software development and testing environment
  • ISTQB certified Advance Technical Test Analyst or similar is preferred
  • Industry experience within Superannuation/Investments or other financial services would be highly regarded
  • Experience working within a DevOps environment is preferred.

At Rest we believe that everyone has the power to make a difference and we offer an inclusive and diverse environment that values the qualities and backgrounds that our people bring to the team. We encourage open and diverse thinking, collaboration, innovation and high performance.


We value and support our team members by offering a great range of benefits, including but not limited to;

  • flexible work environment
  • an open plan and modern office
  • free fruit
  • health and wellbeing programs
  • tailored development plans to support you to achieve your personal best career outcome

If this sounds like you, apply now by submitting your resume and a covering letter summarising your experience and outlining why you are interested in the role.

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Please note only people with the right to work permanently in Australia will be considered.

To apply, click on the “Apply Now” button, fill in the form, attach your CV and cover letter addressing the points above. We look forward to hearing from you.