Senior Test Engineer – Web Accessibility Specialisation

Liquid Interactive is one of Brisbane’s most exciting independent digital experience agencies. We are hiring an experienced and passionate Senior Test Engineer to enhance the quality and efficiency of our technical delivery capabilities for our clients.

The role will see you work in close collaboration with our multidisciplinary team including developers, designers, data analysts, marketers, project managers and other external stakeholders.

We pride ourselves on going deep into a problem and delivering quality solutions for our clients. This requires strong analytical thinking, commitment and a consultative and team-based approach to your work.

At Liquid we genuinely embrace diversity in our team, which is why we deliberately look for T-shaped people—someone with a deep knowledge of their craft, but also other diverse interests. We’re looking for someone that is confident, honest and authentic, and values a strong workplace culture.

We build a range of digital experience products including websites, web and mobile apps, eLearning, eCommerce and marketing campaigns.

The Test Engineer plays a critical role in defining and delivering the quality required to maintain our reputation for delivering great digital experiences.

You will need to show a minimum 3-5 years’ experience as a Test Engineer (or similar role) with knowledge of testing and quality assurance principles and an understanding of agile delivery.

 

Core responsibilities of the role:

  • Understanding of WCAG Guidelines for accessibility testing approach
  • Work with Screenreader tools: JAWs, NVDA, VoiceOver
  • Desktop & device accessibility testing
  • Work with Team leads/Managers in strategy on Accessibility testing as part of the Testing Approach for projects
  • Work with Developers, UX/UI Designers, Product Managers in an agile environment to ensure the quality
  • Collaborate with the project team to write test plan and test cases
  • Perform risk based exploratory testing
  • Expose defects
  • Explore the latest tools and techniques to continuously improve testing

To be successful you'll need:

  • Experience in accessibility testing and screenreader tools like JAWs, NVDA, VoiceOver
  • Understanding of the software development life cycle
  • Understanding and experience in both Agile & Waterfall methodologies
  • Experience in web testing - Cross browser, UX, functional, and responsive testing (including mobile platforms - iOS and Android)
  • Experience with project development software e.g. JIRA
  • Experience with Bug tracking/logging tools/extensions e.g. X-Ray (JIRA), Bug Shooting
  • Experience in the writing and execution of test cases
  • Ability to multitask and work on more than one project/client
  • Ability to work to timelines including deadlines, milestones and check-ins
  • Ability to work autonomously and as part of a team
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills

We encourage you to share any additional skills and qualities including your shared knowledge and experiences which will only add to what is already in place within our team.

If you want to create genuine change to people's lives by delivering high quality digital experiences, please apply and provide a copy of your resume and cover letter.

To apply for this role, you must have working rights to work in Australia.