Usability Tester Job in New Zealand
Usability testing refers to evaluating software by testing it with representative users. Typically users will attempt to complete typical tasks while observers watch, listen and take notes. The goal is to identify any usability problems, collect data and determine the users’ satisfaction with the product.
Software skill Requirement
Well-paid job in New Zealand
According to the research of CareerNZ and absoluteIT, tester job’s salary is Lower Average : $60 per Hour, Medium Average : $90 per Hour, Upper Average : $100 per Hour
Lots of Job
Long-term Career Path
Long-term career path for testers is available. Software Tester, Manual Tester, Agile Tester, Test Analyst, Test Manager, Technical Test Analyst, Security Tester, Test Automation Engineer and so on.
What is a Job Ready Program?
The Job Ready Program is designed for people wanting to get their first software tester job in IT Industry. This includes international software qualification course, Internship and job placement support. Participants will be led by experienced tester expert the entire way, and receive hands-on coaching, one-on-one mentoring.
To be a tester, international standard theory for tester is required. our program is based on ISTQB syllabus and Glossary. Soft skills are included.
Prepare and learn for real-life software testing skill used in New Zealand Government projects and commercial world.
Be a ISTQB certified tester. ISTQB has administered over 700,000 exams in over 117 countries world-wide.
Have “Real-life” job experience testing by involving in government invested, large scale, reputable projects in all over the New Zealand.
Provides necessary support to take a next step. Be offered opportunities for employment through our government project partner and commercial partners
Be able to provide prospective employers with local references
Step 1 : Training
All our classroom training is based on ISTQB International certification scheme which will be led by ISTQB trainer.
Duration : 4 weeks ~ 8 weeks
2 sessions per week, 3 hours per session in the morning/afternoon/evenings for Mon/Wed or Tue/Thu
You will have a Online training access. Upskill yourself with training delivered at a location that is convenient for you
Duration : Study at your own pace
What to learn?
1.1.2 User Experience Concepts
1.2 Evaluating Usability, User Experience and Accessibility
1.2.1 Usability Evaluation
1.2.2 User Experience Evaluation
1.2.3 Accessibility Evaluation
1.3 Usability Evaluation in Human-Centered Design
1.3.1 Usability Requirements
1.3.2 Agile Usability Evaluation
2.2 Typical Risks
2.2.1 Usability Risks
2.2.2 User Experience Risks
2.2.3 Accessibility Risks
2.2.4 Project Risks
3.1 Usability Standards and Manufacturer Guidelines
3.1.1 ISO Usability Standards
3.1.2 Manufacturer Guidelines
3.2 Accessibility Standards
3.2.1 ISO Standards
3.2.2 The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
3.2.3 Accessibility Legislation
4.1 Introduction and Approach
4.1.1 Step-By-Step Approach to Usability Reviews
4.1.2 Risks and Challenges
4.2 Types of Usability Review
4.2.1 Informal Usability Review
4.2.2 Expert Usability Review
4.2.3 Heuristic Evaluation
5.2 Step-By-Step Approach to Usability Testing
5.3 Prepare Usability Test
5.3.1 Usability Test Plan
5.3.2 Usability Test Script
5.3.3 Usability Test Tasks
5.3.4 Test Location
5.3.5 Usability Test Lab
5.3.6 Pilot Usability Test Session
5.4 Conduct Usability Test Sessions
5.5 Analysis of Findings
5.6 Communicate Results and Findings
5.6.2 Usability Findings
5.6.3 Selling Findings to Stakeholders
5.6.4 Usability Test Report
5.6.5 Best Practices in Usability Test Reporting
5.7 Quality Control of a Usability Test
5.8 Challenges and Frequent Mistakes
6.2 Step-By-Step Approach to User Surveys
6.3 Standardized Questionnaires
7.1 Criteria for Selecting a Method
7.1.1 Selecting a Usability Evaluation Method
7.1.2 Selecting a User Experience Evaluation Method
7.1.3 Selecting an Accessibility Evaluation Method
8.1 Usability Tester
8.2 Moderator and Note-Take