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Senior Quality Assurance Engineer

Sydney, New South Wales Job ID SAS20222102-77476
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L3Harris is dedicated to recruiting and developing diverse, high-performing talent who are passionate about what they do. Our employees are unified in a shared dedication to our customers’ mission and quest for professional growth. L3Harris provides an inclusive, engaging environment designed to empower employees and promote work-life success. Fundamental to our culture is an unwavering focus on values, dedication to our communities, and commitment to excellence in everything we do.

L3Harris Technologies is an agile global aerospace and defense technology innovator, delivering end-to-end solutions that meet customers’ mission-critical needs. The company provides advanced defense and commercial technologies across space, air, land, sea and cyber domains. L3Harris has approximately $18 billion in annual revenue and 47,000 employees, with customers in more than 100 countries.


Job Title: Sr Spec, Sec Research Enrg
Job Code: SAS2022201-77476
Job Location: NSW - Sydney

Job Description

The Senior Quality Assurance Engineer will primarily be responsible to ensure QA compliance across all customer deliverables by identifying and managing risks, developing new test methods, and conducting tests during development and before product releases.

The Senior Quality Assurance Engineer applies specialist knowledge to effectively solve the most complex tasks to achieve anticipated results.


  • Develop and maintain solutions to support complex software and hardware testing
  • Collaborate with software/product owners to determine quality assurance parameters
  • Designing and implementing QA procedures to ensure effective test coverage
  • Implement and monitor test scripts to assess functionality, reliability, performance, and quality of the service or product
  • Troubleshoot quality issues and modify test procedures in response to customer complaints and product issues. Perform thorough regression testing when bugs are fixed
  • Drive continuous improvement, recommending and implementing enhancements to test processes and procedures
  • Ensure test environments are maintained to maximise availability
  • Assist in trialling, implementing and running test automation solutions

Skills and Experience

  • Proficient scripting language skills, Python is preferred
  • Experience with Linux, Windows, Android and iOS environments
  • Experience with virtualisation and containerisation
  • Experience automating manual tasks with a high-level language.
  • Understanding of TCP/IP networking.
  • Experience with web server architectures, management, and associated protocols
  • Understanding of CI/CD & DevOps principles; GitLab experience a plus
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills
  • Proactivity and willingness to take responsibility


  • 5+ years of product testing and test development experience in a commercial environment
  • Proven application testing experience across a range of platforms including Linux, Windows, Android and iOS
  • Strong knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools and processes
  • Must be eligible for, or be a current holder of an Australian Security Clearance
  • The candidate will have a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, IT or equivalent experience
  • STQB Certified Tester Foundation Level or equivalent test process training desirable

Security Requirements

Candidates may be required to obtain and maintain an Australian Government security clearance as a condition of their employment.

Candidates will only be considered for a position at L3Harris Technologies if they are eligible to hold a security clearance.

Further information on security clearance eligibility requirements can be found on the AGSVA website

Applications including a covering letter and resume should be sent by applying below.

We thank all applications in advance as only successful applicants will be contacted for an interview.


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