Test Automation Engineer at Land Information New Zealand, Wellington
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Kōrero mō te tūranga | About the role
This is a fixed-term opportunity through to 31 March 2025
To support us in our ongoing transformation work, we have an opportunity for savvy, technically sound and passionate Test Automation Engineer at Senior level to join us. This Wellington based position is available on a fixed term basis and is a fantastic opportunity to join our ground-breaking programme of technical work.
Using your proven experience as a Test Automation Engineer, you'll use SaFe / Devops methodology to test, implement and support the new Landonline software solution to enhance a world leading product solution.
As a squad member, you'll collectively deliver your product and have the opportunity to be involved in all aspects of the design, creation, testing and maintenance of the product as well as providing fail and fix application support. Our squads are agile, impactful and collaborate effectively and efficiently, thanks to our strong focus on team culture, professional development and continuous improvement.
At a Senior level, you'll have the ability to support and lead engineering discussions and with your robust test automation and digital skills, mentor and coach other squad members. You'll commit to promoting our culture of collaboration with both your squad members, squad leads, architects, practice leads and our key stakeholders during Programme Increment (PI) planning and during the creation of iteration plans, team PI objectives, release and release planning and product backlog. Helping you to achieve this will be your strong communication skills which will see you influence others in the programme and build a strong consensus behind your ideas and commitments.
He pūkenga tou | Skills & Experience:
If the above roles sound appealing and you feel you have knowledge of a range of software development skills including some of the following:
- Experience in modern testing practices and test automation
- Testing web applications and APIs
- Kotlin or Java and Spring Boot or similar
- Source control using git and GitHub
- Experience in common tool chain elements such as Jenkins or GitHub Actions
- Experience using AWS CDK or CloudFormation is desirable
- Containerisation using Docker
- Spatial skills would be advantageous e.g. GeoServer
….and you have worked in a large, multi-team projects, preferably using SAFe/DevOps, with a continuous improvement focused mindset, then we would like to hear from you!
If you are not Wellington CBD based but can be in the Wellington office 2-3 days per week (self-funded) this may also be an option for you.
Ngā mea e tukuna ana e tātau – What we offer our employees
- Interesting work which impacts Aotearoa as we care for whenua, moana and arawai
- Eye & ear care reimbursements
- Annual Flu Vaccinations
- Reduced Health Insurance Premiums
- Diverse groups and networks
- A minimum of four weeks and three days annual leave
As an organisation Toitū Te Whenua embraces diversity, encourages work life balance and we have a flexible approach to the way we work which means you will quickly feel connected and valued. Toitū Te Whenua is one of the most engaged organisations in the public sector and people always say what a great place Toitū Te Whenua is to work.
Te Tākinatanga |Our Story
At Toitū Te Whenua Land Information New Zealand (LINZ) we are focusing on the future by modernising our technology and the services we provide to remain connected, innovative and flexible.
We are halfway through a 5-year programme to modernise New Zealand's Land Information platform & services. To achieve this, we have designed a comprehensive work programme, with work prioritised to provide benefits for customers and mitigate security concerns as quickly as possible.
Tono mai - How to Apply
To apply, please click “Apply Online.” You'll be taken through to our Toitū Te Whenua Careers Centre where you'll be able to review further information about the responsibilities and accountabilities of this role in the Position Description. You'll be able to complete your online application form and upload a copy of your CV/Cover Letter.
Applications close 9 October 2022
The goal of the Government is to ensure that all those who can, are vaccinated. To support this, there is an expectation that all employees in the public service should be vaccinated. To meet the needs of the communities and organisations we engage with, our people in high-contact positions may need to be vaccinated.
Toitū Te Whenua is currently undertaking a change programme, known as Organising Ourselves, which is focused on strengthening our connections, our agility and the way we engage and work with our customers and partners. Note that we will be making changes to our ways of working and how we think about and describe our roles as part of this programme.
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Land Information New Zealand|
|Position type:||Fixed Term Contract|
|Category:||IT & computing|
|Attachment:||Test Automation Engineer PD.pdf (PDF, 199KB)
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