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Principal Test Analyst

NZ Qualifications Authority
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Principal Test Analyst 

The Principal Test Analyst role is the ideal opportunity for a talented and enthusiastic tester to join NZQA at a time of transformational change. Your role will be to carry out the functional testing and help to build and maintain the suite of automated tests.

This is also a leadership role where you will coach and mentor testers in all facets of the role.

Skills & Experience

  • Ensure the overall quality of testing deliverables for the team.
  • Driving forward test automation.
  • Continuously develop and implement innovative systems with the best technologies.
  • Ensure that our business rules are properly documented so that knowledge can be transferred to the rest of the business.
  • Testing experience as well as experience leading test resources.
  • Manual and automation test knowledge and experience.
  • Experience in developing test automation architecture/framework.
  • Strong communication and stakeholder management skill.


NZQA is accountable for managing the New Zealand Qualifications Framework, administering the secondary school assessment system, independent quality assurance of non-university education providers, qualifications recognition and standard setting for some specified unit standards.   

NZQA has a goal to be a Te Reo Māori learning organisation by 2020.

 For more information about this role please refer to the job description, NZQA's Customer Charter and Organisational Values. If you are applying through Seek, please click ‘apply now'.

If you would like to discuss further, please call Clarisse Lamarque on 04 463 4276

Applications close at 5.00 pm on 27 September 2019


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