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A Software Tester specifies, develops and writes test plans and test scripts, produces test cases, carries out regression testing, and uses automated test software applications to test the behaviour, functionality and integrity of computer software, and documents the results of tests in defect reports and related documentation. In Australia a Software Tester is a Skill Level 1 occupation.
Software Tester is on the following skill lists:
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The job of a Software Tester in Australia is to design, develop, test, maintain and document program code in accordance with user requirements, and system and technical specifications.
Most occupations in the Software Tester unit group (Group 2613) have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience and/or relevant vendor certification may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).
Occupations within the Software Tester Group
Note: Whilst a similar occupation may appear in the same Software Tester group, if not specifically listed in the STSOL or MLTSSL, the ANZSCO description should be used for reference purposes only.
Where mandatory licensing or registration is required you must demonstrate a level of English either sufficient to meet licensing / registration or a minimum IELTS, or equivalent, whichever is higher.
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