Senior Lead Consultant - Automation

Job Title: Senior Lead Consultant - Automation
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Darlinghurst, New South Wales
Salary: Up to AU$153000.00 per annum
Reference: BBBH3088_1554358607
Contact Name: Jason Ajai
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 04, 2019 17:17

Job Description

This is your opportunity to develop insights into the wider commercial domain that will benefit your career for years to come. Your new colleagues are lateral in the way they approach problem solving, the leadership team is engaging, highly collaborative and fantastic at training and developing their people and everyone demonstrates a high work ethic and a passion for Testing.

Test Automation, Project Ownership/Management and Consulting experience is all crucial to the success of this newly created and urgent position within one of the world's leading Software Testing organisations.

In this role you will own projects, plan and manage engagements, define implementation strategies and drive adoption. You will work primarily in a customer facing environment and must be comfortable, credible and display excellent communication skills in order to be a success. You will also host training sessions with customers to transfer knowledge and improve their expertise. As Consultant, you will translate the solution into its business plan for implementation. Our ideal candidate is a creative thinker, has a passion for technology and can apply expertise to solving technical problems.

You will:

  • Configure server and client components of the system
  • Be responsible for development of rollout and deployment automation
  • Provide product training and best practices to clients
  • Develop creative solutions for complex problems in limited time
  • Provide effort estimations and feasibility assessments
  • Help to mature internal processes and share your expertise
  • Hold webinars and other forms of (massive) online trainings
  • Mentor and coach new hires
  • Develop test (automation) strategies for customers
  • Plan implementation engagements and balance out team workload
  • Explain complex technical challenges to customers
  • Act as a technical solutions architect in customer projects
  • Monitor budgets, provide status reports

You'll need:

  • B.S./M.S. in computer science or software engineering
  • 5+ years professional experience in a software role
  • Project Management experience
  • Experience with DevOps, Agile and Waterfall development practices
  • Experience in technical solution architecture
  • To be communicative with excellent presentation skills and a consultative attitude
  • Experience in IT consulting and/or implementation/deployment of commercial software for customers is a plus
  • To be calm under pressure
  • Strong analytical skills (debugging, tinkering)
  • A willingness to travel on a regular basis in Asia-Pacific (~50%)
  • Experience in software quality assurance and testing - particularly test automation is a plus
  • Fluency in English

You'll get:

  • An attractive base salary + performance based bonus
  • Company-paid holidays
  • Great working atmosphere in a rapidly growing company
  • Career opportunities and a wide range of tasks and responsibilities
  • Corporate travel insurance (CTI)
  • Company phone Allowance and laptop
  • Choose your own peripheral gear

You will have an opportunity to work with some exceptionally smart and driven individuals whilst developing/supporting a product which is outperforming competition. If you would like to learn more please contact Jason Ajai on 0415 957 323 or send your resume to

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