Web Application Tester

Based in Auckland, New Zealand.

t’s time for something positive to happen in 2020!   Are you looking for an opportunity to join an innovative, growing company?  If so – then this could be the role for you!

Listed on the Australian Stock Exchange and headquartered in New Zealand, the Straker Group is a dynamic technology company. We have pioneered the process of humans and machines working together to deliver high-quality translations at scale. Our easy to manage multilingual solutions have been used by more than 50,000 customers around the world and in more than 100 languages.  The backbone of our business, Straker Translations – has established itself as a world-leading A.I data-driven translation platform powering the global growth of businesses. We are seeking an experienced Web Application tester to join our growing team.

This a great opportunity to utilise your testing experience to work alongside an experienced, innovative development team that delivers award-winning technology solutions.

This role is based in sunny Gisborne – escape the hustle and bustle of a busy city and come join us in this beautiful part of the country.  


  • Experience with a variety of testing such as: functional, scenario, system, risk-based, regression, automated, GUI, browser and API
  • The ability to work with development and product management teams to craft test strategies that adequately encompass the risk profile of emerging projects
  • Worked with Product Managers to test weaknesses in requirements and highlighting tacit requirements in emerging requirements
  • The ability to learn about a new product/system through the creation of mental models and able to express that mental model in a variety of forms suitable for the required context
  • An understanding of context-driven testing terminology with an ability to communicate amongst teams issues that arise within the testing team
  • The ability to concisely convey a testing story and explain what testing managed to cover and what remaining risks are present at the end of a project
  • Some experience in triaging, prioritising and organising bugs
  • The ideal candidate will also have Great verbal and written communication skills & think laterally
  • Experience in writing automated checks, and some experience with the Selenium/Cucumber

Please check out our Careers Video to learn more about our Company:

If this sounds like the perfect role for you, please apply now!