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Senior QA Analyst

Date: 08-Aug-2022

Location: Melbourne, AU, 3000

Company: Australian Unity

What makes us, us


Established in 1840, we’re Australia’s first member-owned wellbeing company, delivering health, wealth and care services to more than 700,000 Australians. Today, while we’ve grown to a company of more than 7000 employees, our focus remains the same as it was 180 years ago — to deliver Real Wellbeing for our customers, members and the community.


We support your Real Wellbeing so you can better support our members’ and customers’ wellbeing journey


There are four key attributes that set us apart:

  • Good people: We strive to set ourselves apart through the capability, warmth and expertise of our people.
  • Wellbeing experts: Our breadth of capability enables us to provide smart solutions and services across all domains of wellbeing.
  • Long-term commitment: As a member-owned company, we’ve been focusing on long-term outcomes and single-minded dedication to our members and customers since 1840.
  • Driving positive impact: Everything we do is focused on making a positive difference at a personal, community and societal level.


These pillars are infused with our values of boldwarm and honest


Our opportunity


The Senior QA Analyst is responsible for conducting functional testing as well owning the overall quality process on complex technology projects. The role is critical to the business and  is responsible for planning, preparing, executing and reporting on all aspects of testing, adhering to a risk-based QA approach.


Additionally, the analyst will be responsible for improving visibility of quality metrics as well as assessing the need for non-functional testing (including performance testing, automation testing, etc). The analyst should have a deep understanding of QA principles, and is responsible for managing the definition, implementation and integration of quality principles and processes throughout the delivery cycle.


What we are looking for


We are searching for a professional who will join us in striving to live our values of bold, warm and honest, in everything we do.


Additionally we are also looking for;

  • Demonstrated commercial experience in software quality assurance, ideally coupled with experience as a Lead/Senior QA analyst.
  • Full understanding of Agile test methodologies and a proven track record of producing high quality test material from a variety of requirement mediums
  • Experience testing with complex data sets and functional permutations across integrated systems with multiple stakeholders, including external vendors.
  • Ability to take ownership of software quality and testing processes to ensure that delivery is completed within set timeframes.
  • Conceptual understanding of important QA tools and principles including aspects of non-functional testing in order to assess business value that these might offer in different contexts.
  • Regular involvement in the broader QA industry, to keep abreast of the latest technologies, methodologies, challenges, and issues facing QA and testing.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, and a passion for working in highly collaborative environments.
  • Experience testing on enterprise financial/wealth systems will be highly regarded.


Our Benefits

You will enjoy a range of great employee benefits and rewards including:

  • Competitive Remuneration and variable bonus
  • A range of attractive product and service discounts from Australian Unity’s Retail and Wealth Management portfolio – including health insurance and banking products
  • Flexible Working Arrangements including Work-From-Home days with a real work-life balance
  • Available access to LinkedIn Learning courses through our great Learning platform
  • Additional paid Wellbeing and Volunteer leave days yearly


Where to from here?


Please contact Richard Maher, Talent Acquisition Practise Lead, for a confidential discussion or more details –

Please note that all Australian Unity employees must be fully vaccinated for COVID 19. Australian Unity is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and we encourage applications from all members of the community, including people of Aboriginal and Torres strait Islander descent, culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and, mature aged people.