QA Engineer


About CES

We believe there is a better way to recycle that positively impacts individuals, communities, and the environment. Our mission is to increase recycling rates, rid the world of drink container litter, and empower community participation in an accredited circular economy.

We provide services and technology to enable the circular lifecycle of a drink container, from purchase to collection, through to recycling and remanufacturing. Our services include IT technology, payments, brand experience, customer support, and materials trading.

Container Exchange Services (CES) is a joint venture between Coca-Cola Europacific Partners and Lion that was established to provide scalable and sustainable solutions for Container Deposit Schemes (CDS) in Australia and around the World. We power one of Australia’s largest recycling programs: Containers for Change


About the role

This is a new role as we expand our team and is a great opportunity to contribute to and work with an organisation making a difference in the circular economy space with exponential and rapid growth plans.

As one of our QA Engineers, you will work with the QA and Release Manager and Engineering Team to add value across different areas of the business in a passionate working environment. This role entails about 50/50 manual to automation. We are looking for someone who can plan testing strategies, identify and reduce risks, and implement automation where it’s needed most. This is an exciting role that is, in part, about converting teams from old school mentality to the new school of shift left and CI/CD.

Skills and Experiences:

Some of the key deliverables of the role:

Drive and lead testing efforts on your team

Identify, write, and execute high value automation testing

Ensure quality for all deployments, willingness to participate in technical sign-off and business acceptance.

Confidence in being involved early on in software engineering process (comfortable checking unit testing)

Mentor other quality engineers on how to use and contribute to automated testing

Design and build testing frameworks.

Plan the testing approach armed with a strong understanding of product vision and needs.

Ensure adequate test coverage end to end including dev testing, automation and manual exploratory testing.

Drive the continuous improvement of tools, systems and methodologies used within the team.

About you:

5+ years of advanced testing experience

2+ years of automated testing experience

Experience owning software testing from design to deployment

Experience developing and executing testing and automation strategies; setting milestones and incremental targets

Experience in integrating new and existing tests into CI/CD pipelines

Understanding of the architecture of web software

Experience in API (SOAP/Rest) testing using tools such as Postman, Newman, SOAPUI, Ready API

Skilled in Web, Database testing (SQL), integration and regression testing.

Understanding of Object Oriented Programming

Experience with Jira, Confluence, QTest

Experience working in Agile scrums and knowledge of Agile / product development

Knowledge of Kubernetes eco system/Containers (Docker)

If you have talent and the passion to join our growing team, apply today!

  • For further information on CES please visit us at LinkedIn CES (Container Exchange Services) or email

NOTE:We can only consider candidates with current full Australian work rights for this position.