Hexagon Mining is part of the Hexagon Group, a leading global provider of information technologies that drive quality and productivity improvements across geospatial and industrial enterprise applications. Hexagon is a global company with over 16,000 employees.
This position will be responsible for participating as a software engineer in the Global Product Development team of the Hexagon Mining Division. The QA Tester will work collaboratively within the PD team and with other departments within the Hexagon Mining Division and Hexagon group. The QA Tester will be required to manage and execute all phases of code release and software quality assurance efforts. The incumbent will plan and execute tests and have primary responsibility for driving defects to resolution.
The Autism Academy for Software Quality Assurance (AASQA) at Curtin University is an Australian social innovation initiative with the vision of harnessing the special talents of people with Autism Spectrum for the collective benefit of these individuals, the industry and the wider community. The mission of the AASQA is to enable individuals with Autism Spectrum to leverage their unique talents through outreach, training and educating, and graduate programs, so as to create pathways from schools to valued, long-term employment; whilst addressing the business needs of the Australian ICT industry facing challenges in attracting and retaining software and quality assurance testers within the sector.
Hexagon Mining, the ACS Foundation and AASQA are in partnership to continue Australia’s first Specialist ACS Foundation Work Integrated Learning scholarships for undergraduates with Autism Spectrum and related conditions. The working environment will be inclusive by investigating and accommodating the individual needs of the interns in terms of their working conditions prior to and during their employment.
Desired Experience/Business Skills
Qualifications - working towards an Australian University degree
This scholarship role amounts to $6,800 tax-free for Undergraduate students working for 3 months at 30 hours per week.
Work Integrated Learning
Full time/Part time
Australian citizen or permanent resident or Student Visa