Senior Testers/Test Leads for Ballarat Client Innovation Centre

Job Description
IBM is the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, serving clients in 170 countries. In this new era of Cognitive Business, IBM is helping to reshape industries by bringing together our expertise in Cloud, Analytics, Security, Mobile, and the Internet of Things. We are changing how we create. How we collaborate. How we analyse. How we engage. IBM is a leader in this global transformation so there is no better place to launch your career.

IBM Global Business Services (GBS) is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants enabling enterprises to make smarter decisions and providing unparalleled client and consumer experiences in cognitive, data analytics, cloud technology and mobile app development. With global reach, outcome-focused methodologies and deep industry expertise, IBM GBS empowers clients to digitally reinvent their business and get the competitive edge. We outthink ordinary. Discover what you can do at IBM. We are hiring.

We are currently looking to expand the team in our Client Innovation Centre in Ballarat and seeking Expressions of Interest from talented Testers and Developers join us on the push to the Cognitive & Digital era!

The Senior Tester/Test Lead is responsible for planning, design, management, execution and reporting of tests - using appropriate testing tools and techniques - to ensure that IBM systems conform to exacting standards. As a Senior member of the Team you will deliver on that promise with exceptional testing strategies, test plans, test cases, test reports and quality metrics.

In this position you will primarily apply your technical skills in an internal or external customer services and implementation environment.

Supporting IBM's Watson cognitive solution you will receive significant training to build your skills in new technologies and delivery methodologies and work with global experts

We are looking for candidates who will inspire us. People who are always prepared to challenge thinking and ask why. Team players who will thrive in a collaborative environment.

You will be degree qualified and ideally will have prior exposure AGILE methodologies.

You will demonstrate:

  • A passion for technology and business.
  • The ability to understand and assimilate different points of view.
  • A love of working with people in a team-focused environment.
  • Natural leadership skills and the ability to thrive in a collaborative culture.
  • The willingness to take ownership of challenging tasks, even beyond your initial scope of responsibility.
  • The flexibility to travel to client locations
  • Experience in Test Automation beneficial but not mandatory

Applicants must hold Australian Citizenship.

As this role is based in Ballarat, Victoria relocation support will be considered for interstate applicants who are interested in moving to Ballarat to join our team.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

As above.

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

As above.

EO Statement
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.


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