Software Quality Assurance Engineers (Permanent & Fixed Term)

NZME are currently looking for Quality Assurance Engineers to work with us at our Auckland Central Headquarters on a permanent and fixed term basis.
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NZME are currently looking for Quality Assurance Engineers to work with us at our Auckland Central Head Quarters on a permanent and fixed term basis. You will lead the testing of applications built and maintained by digital development and work with the Head of Quality in continuously improving the quality practise by buildingselecting tools and frameworks and refining processes. 


  • Quality Assurance – development and execution of maintainable tests, integration of project testing and working in a highly functioning team to diagnose defects and formulate solutions 
  • Security Compliance – scoping security requirements for testing while liaising with relevant stakeholders 
  • Work independently with some guidance to continuously measure self and the team against scheduled commitments. 


A minimum of 3 years of working knowledge in code-based test automation frameworks (e.g. Selenium/Appium/Cypress/Playwright/TestProject/Detox etc) and infrastructure with good programming practices. Internally, wmostly use Python/JS bindings. 

  • Strong test analystical skills, scenarios (BDD)/risk-based testing experience.  
  • Experience in testing web services (e.g. REST APIs, Json, Postman), code-based performance testing. 
  • Familiarity with configuring/building CI pipelines to aid continuous testing (e.g. Jenkins/Bitbucket/pipelines, Docker, AWS) 
  • Strong manual UI testing skills (cross browser and devices) - automated visual testing experience is a bonus. 
  • Working in an agile development environment with agile management systems (such as Jira)  
  • Demonstrated experience and ability in coaching a team on addressing and building quality from the beginning. 
  • Knowledge and understanding of OWASP 


We can offer exactly that, as well as the chance to work with the best in the business. We’re an organisation proud of our culture, where you can bring your whole self to work and where we foster growth & development, succession & progression. We tell it like it is, challenge the status quo, dare to try and expect some fun along the way.

Start your better work stories asap by showing us your talents via CV & cover letter! 

We have permanent and fixed term positions available for this role. Fixed term is for a 12 month basis.

Applicants must have eligibility to work in New Zealand.

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!


Auckland Central

2 Graham St
1010 Auckland Directions +649 379 5050 View page

Workplace & Culture

You are free to be yourself at NZME. We are Rainbow Tick certified and a proud member of Diversity Works.

NZME's workplace & culture is also based on our Purpose to keep Kiwis in the know. We deliver news, entertainment and information to Kiwis everyday.

We deliver our Purpose through our Values – being Curious, Confident and Connected. Our values make us who we are - they’re the stuff of our DNA and make us unique and different. Our Values express how we do things. 

The promise to keep our audiences in the know is a powerful commitment to make, but one we’re already delivering on every day.

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