Who is Equifax?
Equifax is a leading global data, analytic and technology company, supporting customers across 24 countries. We have been serving the Australian and New Zealand markets for over 60 years. Through continuously adapting to our environment, not only have we remained a market leader, we drive and challenge ourselves to do better to help our customers live their financial best.
The perks of being an Equifax employee within the Technology team?
There are lots of perks of being an Equifax employee – we offer additional leave days as we recognise the importance of taking time out, whether that’s to catch up on some rest, celebrate a birthday, or give back to our community by volunteering. We are committed to the wellbeing of our people and provide them with discounted health cover through BUPA, access to comprehensive hearing services and discounts, and offer 24/7 support through our employee assistance program. Our leadership team fosters a culture of ownership, they will lead, coach, mentor and listen. We support one another to feel confident to speak up and hold each other accountable to work with integrity.
As a team we are driving our exciting global technology transformation with a customer-centric cloud native approach. While security is at the forefront of our technology offerings, we are also reducing complexities in our systems to create better outcomes for our customers.
What you’ll do:
The Quality Engineer is primarily responsible for assuring and measuring the quality of the squad’s engineering output. In order to assure high levels of quality, the QE operates across all phases of the SDLC, striving to shift defect identification and resolution as left as possible in the process.
With a passion for automation and through the use of testing frameworks, common tools, processes and metrics, the QE will enable our teams to deliver software and services more rapidly (continuously), without sacrificing quality, customer satisfaction, or operational stability.
The QE will test both functional and non-functional aspects of the system and work closely with Software Engineers and Architects to advise on corrective action or the optimal way to achieve desired quality levels.
The QE role, along with Software Engineers and SRE, will help drive improvements to SDLC through metrics/measurements and drive improvements to tools for Change Management and CI/CD.
What are we looking for?
Selenium, Java and API testing experience
Experience with cloud infrastructure as code concept with expertise with cross device testing strategies and automation via devices
History of developing Test Strategies and Plans in conjunction with App Engineering, Architecture and Prod Arch. This includes Data creation and management, as well as Environment stewardship and management.
Excellent coding and analytical skills
Experience working in a TDD/BDD environment and can utilize technologies such as JUnit, Rest Assured, Karate, Jbehave/Cucumber frameworks, APIs (REST/SOAP)
Understand Continuous Delivery concepts and can use tools including Jenkins/Bamboo and vulnerability tools such as Sonar, Checkmarx/Fortify, etc
What do we offer?
Culture focused environment, built on collaboration and innovation
Competitive salaries and benefits
Additional annual leave options
Training in new technologies (Google Cloud Platform) and more
Mentoring to take you to the next level
Appreciation for good work
Opportunities internally to work across domains
At Equifax, there is no such thing as the 'perfect candidate'
Seeing responsibilities and competencies laid out on paper can be confronting. At this stage of the application process, sometimes imposter syndrome can creep in and mess with our confidence. Please know, we list these items to give you an opportunity to show us your potential and how you can grow and transform with us.
Your ability to demonstrate that you possess/have the real potential to develop the required capabilities, knowledge, experience and qualifications to perform in our roles is what we would like to hear from you. Where possible, you should support your claims with specific examples of what you have done and how you did it.
However your identity, and whatever background you bring with you, please apply if this is a role that would make you excited to come to work every day!
Who is Equifax?
At Equifax, we believe knowledge drives progress. As a global data, analytics and technology company, we play an essential role in the global economy by helping employers, employees, financial institutions and government agencies make critical decisions with greater confidence.
We work to help create seamless and positive experiences during life’s pivotal moments: applying for jobs or a mortgage, financing an education or buying a car. Our impact is real and to accomplish our goals we focus on nurturing our people for career advancement and their learning and development, supporting our next generation of leaders, maintaining an inclusive and diverse work environment, and regularly engaging and recognizing our employees. Regardless of location or role, the individual and collective work of our employees makes a difference and we are looking for talented team players to join us as we help people live their financial best.