Automation Test Engineer

Location Brisbane
Job Type Permanent
Reference JO-2102-102741_1612337123
Posted about 1 month ago

Davidson is excited to present a brand new QA Engineer 12 month contract opportunity. You will work within an established Agile product development work and take ownership of the development of automated end to end tests. This is an excellent opportunity to accelerate your career in a complex large scale enterprise environment.

About the Role

Working within an Agile product development group:

  • Form and maintain effective working arrangements with product owners, technical business analysts, developers and other verification and validation team members
  • Develop automated end to end tests and integrate into the build pipeline
  • Develop mock interfaces, leverage simulators or code test stubs to enable testing of relevant interfaces
  • Working to requirements, expand on the primary use case and explore exceptional variations in line with requirements
  • Coordinate with remote team members who will be working on complimentary testing, potentially guiding and reviewing their outputs
  • Continuously maintain the automation framework and test cases while expanding the scope and scale of testing
  • Meet with other team members and contribute to testing strategy, product and process improvement

About You
You will successfully demonstrate:

  • Proficient oral and written communication skills
  • Collaborate well in a cross organizational and team environment
  • Experience in interpreting requirements and producing automated tests
  • Programming skills, ideally Java, Typescript or Python
  • Knowledge of Agile
  • Experience working with enterprise systems integration e.g. REST, service buses
  • Appropriate technical qualifications and equivalent experience


  • Knowledge of mining and automation systems
  • Experience in ESB reliability, performance and scalability
  • Knowledge of modern test approaches, including BDD
  • Knowledge of enterprise software development in on-premise or cloud offerings
  • Experience in quality software development process improvement

If this sounds like you, we look forward to hearing from you.

To apply, click the link and upload your current resume in Microsoft Word format only (.doc or .docx). If you would like to have a confidential discussion, please, quoting ref no. JO-2102-102741. Want to know more about Davidson? Visit us at