Senior Tester

Up to four(4) ongoing full or part time Senior Testers Grade 4 positions are being offered in the Business Technology Services Division, in Melbourne CBD or Ballarat.
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Department: State Revenue Office
Work Type: Ongoing - full time or part time
Job Function: IT and Telecommunications
Classification: VPSG4
Work Location: Multiple Locations
Reference: VG/SRO/BTS/110726E
Closing Date: 08-Feb-2023
Salary Range: $90,067 - $102,192
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Job ad version HR PD364 Senior Tester Grade 4 Business Technology Services.pdf (PDF, 199KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Trish Brown Governance and Performance Lead
0438 329 672 or 03 9628 6170

Position Details

Senior Tester

  • Ongoing roles 
  • Salary $90,067 plus 10.5% superannuation – VPS Grade 4
  • Based in Melbourne CBD or Ballarat, with flexibility to work from home

 What we offer

The State Revenue Office is the Victorian Government's revenue management agency administering a range of taxes, duties, levies, grants and subsidies.

We aim to develop our people to achieve great outcomes for the Victorian community. We offer flexible working arrangements and a workplace culture that is rewarding and productive. Find out more about working at the SRO at, or via our LinkedIn page.

The opportunity  

Within our Business Technology Services division, we support customers and employees by modernising our revenue management systems. We're moving towards cloud-based platforms to provide faster processing, greater integrations, new security features and case management solutions.

The Senior Tester provides specialist testing services and advice in relation to production applications and project implementations. The role involves undertaking and managing test processes, providing quality assurance processes and reporting and evaluating the effectiveness of testing processes.

Reporting to Testing Team Leader, your responsibilities include:

  • Creating and maintaining test cases, including automation tests
  • Executing test cases and accurately recoding results
  • Applying various testing methodologies and disciplines, including functional and regression testing, agile practices and adherence to style and accessibility standards
  • Providing quality assurance services in cross functional teams.

Who we are looking for

To be successful in this role, you will have:

  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience in the testing of computer systems and testing methodologies
  • Experience in translating functional requirements, specifications and user stories into documented test plans, cases and steps
  • Experience in the application of test processes throughout the software development lifecycle
  • Ability to independently prioritise, plan and monitor own and team workloads
  • Good problem solving skills with an ability to gather information, analyse risks and make sound judgements
  • Experience as key participant in IT project delivery including cross functional teams
  • Experience in contemporary test tools and IT support systems including automation tools.

How to apply

Submit an application via the ‘Apply now' button by 11.59pm on Wednesday 8 February 2023. You will need to upload a cover letter addressing the key selection criteria 1 & 7 in the position description and a resume.

More information

You can find out more about this role via the position description. You can also contact Trish Brown, Governance and Performance Lead, Business Technology Services Division on 0438 329 672 or 03 9628 6170.

If you need a copy of this advertisement in an accessible format, email

Please note,as part of our selection process, we conduct pre-appointment checks. SRO employees must provide evidence they are vaccinated against COVID-19 or are medically exempt.

This role may be subject to a probation period.

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