Software Test Engineer (Manual) - Defence

Job Title: Software Test Engineer (Manual) - Defence
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Melbourne, Victoria
Salary: AU$80000.00 - AU$100000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH43538_1571892876
Contact Name: Luke Mitchell
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 06, 2019 17:01

Job Description

Our client is one of Australia's largest Defence Industry suppliers and are always seeking defence professionals to support the ever-changing needs of the ADF and Industry capability. We are currently looking for Manual Software Test Engineers to begin or expand their career within the Defence Industry and be a part of exciting telecommunications and safety-critical projects in Melbourne on a permanent, full-time basis.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Undertaking manual test activities, reporting results and raising defects based on the outcomes
  • Management of test environments, including identifying requirements and configuration management and setup and maintenance of test labs
  • Maintenance of longevity test systems
  • Assisting with production of project test plans, test procedures and other required test documents
  • Ensuring that all test activities for projects are completed on schedule to enable project milestones to be met
  • Assisting System Engineers with system test activities
  • Test developed software and hardware systems

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Tertiary qualification in software engineering, IT or similar; (Essential)
  • Defence testing experience (Desired)
  • A detailed knowledge of communications systems, formal test methods, industry and military standards relating to testing (Desired)
  • Ability to acquire a security clearance (Australian Citizen) (Essential)
  • Minimum 3 years Software and Hardware testing (Essential)
  • Experience working with Windows and Linux environments. (Desired)

MUST be eligible to attain an Australian Defence Security Clearance (Australian Citizenship required).

Please apply if you match the above description for a confidential discussion.

Please apply with CV's in WORD format

Kinexus is Australia's Leading supplier of Recruitment Solutions to the Defence Industry.

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below and attach your resume as a word document. Alternatively, please contact Luke Mitchell on 03 9982 0302 quoting the Job Title for this position.
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