Automation Testing Analyst

Job type
$115,000 - $135,000 per annum

Automation Testing Analyst

The Organisation 

A central Wellington government agency that is helping to keep New Zealanders safe. They are on a journey to change the way they provide services to frontline staff and the industry they serve. 

About the role

The role will lead the automation activities and provide guidance on automation testing approach for both System Integration and verification activities. This is an opportunity for someone passionate to build automation frameworks from scratch and be involved in tool selection in collaboration with the business.

Your role:

You will be responsible for designing automation scripts and finding solutions for automation problems, researching issues in software through testing, using test automation guidelines and collaborating with QA analyst and software developers to develop solutions.

Key Skills you will bring

  • Previous proven experience as a Test Automation Analyst

  • Comfortable with full stack testing: API, UI (Web, Mobile), Databases

  • Experience with either Java or JavaScript

  • Ability to debug

  • CI development, support (Jenkins)

  • Cypress/Selenium/Rest-Assured experience

  • SQL experience

  • ISTQB qualified


  • Work in a green fields environment

  • Strong job security and ability to work remotely as agreed

  • A chance to build your leadership skills