As a specialist company, Informatech has a reputation for hiring only the best people in the industry and providing regular professional development to ensure they remain at the forefront of their discipline.

As a result, Informatech maintains a workforce of highly skilled, qualified and security cleared professionals. A number of Informatech staff hold the full Advanced Level Test Professional Certification by the International Software Testing Qualifications Board (ISTQB).

Nathan Bligh – Director

Nathan is a highly experienced Test Professional with extensive experience in Test Management of large and complex projects. He has been a key member within many of the largest IT programs in the Southern Hemisphere over the last decade including the Department of Defence’s Strategic Reform Program, the Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations’ Disability Employment Services Program, and the Department of Immigration and Citizenship’s Systems for People Programme.

Nathan has formalised his extensive practical experience with qualifications in Software Testing, Project Management, and Information Technology and is committed to continuing professional development. He has advanced technical skills underpinned by a sound understanding of data centre operations, computer networks, physical and virtual computing, software development, web-based systems, batch processing, user and data migrations, and SQL queries. Nathan is also capable of programming in several languages which he regularly uses to streamline testing processes and automate test activities.

Nathan is one of only a small number of people in Australia and New Zealand to hold the prestigious Full Advanced Level Test Professional Certification issued by the International Software Testing Qualifications Board (ISTQB).

Qualifications

  • Masters of Information Technology specialising in Network Security
  • Bachelor of Information Technology with a Double Major in Computer Science and Information Systems
  • Diploma of Project Management
  • ISTQB Full Advanced Level Test Professional
  • ISTQB Certified Tester Advanced Level – Advanced Test Manager
  • ISTQB Certified Tester Advanced Level – Advanced Test Analyst
  • ISTQB Certified Tester Advanced Level – Advanced Technical Test Analyst
  • ISTQB Certified Tester Foundation Level
  • ISTQB Certified Tester Foundation Level – Agile Tester Extension
  • Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)

SCOTT CLEBURNE (Co-Founder)

Scott is a seasoned Test Professional with extensive experience in technical testing of large and complex projects. He has been heavily involved in many large projects including the Department of Defence’s Next Generation Desktop, the Department of Defence’s Data Centre Migration, the Department of Human Services’ Practice Incentives Program, and many others.

Scott has formalised this practical experience with a number of qualifications in Software Testing and training courses in assorted Test Tools and building and configuring servers. He has advanced technical skills gained through working on diverse and challenging projects of a highly technical nature.

Scott has an intimate understanding of projects due to his extensive experience and has the unique ability to balance functional and non-functional requirements to ensure users receive a fully functioning system that exceeds their expectations.

Along with Nathan Bligh (our Director), Scott is one of only a small number of people in Australia and New Zealand to hold the prestigious Full Advanced Level Test Professional Certification issued by the International Software Testing Qualifications Board (ISTQB).

Qualifications

  • ISTQB Full Advanced Level Test Professional
  • ISTQB Certified Tester Advanced Level – Advanced Test Manager
  • ISTQB Certified Tester Advanced Level – Advanced Test Analyst
  • ISTQB Certified Tester Advanced Level – Advanced Technical Test Analyst
  • ISTQB Certified Tester Foundation Level
  • ISTQB Certified Tester Foundation Level – Agile Tester Extension
  • SCAPA TPP and WinTask Automated Load Testing
  • Bachelor of Science majoring in Applied Science and Data Analysis

Andrew Bridge (General Manager)

Andrew is a highly experienced Business Executive with more than 20 years of professional experience. Following an initial 11-year career within the Australian Army, Andrew moved to the corporate sector where he founded and operated successful companies within the Vocational Education and Training (VET) sector, and a Business Process Offshoring (BPO) business based in Manila. Subsequently Andrew founded a Training Consultancy supporting RTOs and providing technical support to the Department of Defence in the analysis of training and workforce requirements for major procurement projects across Land, Sea and Air. During the last two years Andrew has worked in senior management roles for a Defence services provider specialising in the provision of support to major ICT projects across Government.

Qualifications

  • Masters of Business Administration (Completing)
  • Bachelor of Arts (Economics, Politics)
  • Graduate Diploma of Leadership
  • Graduate Certificate in International Relations
  • Advanced Diploma of Administration
  • Diploma of Business
  • Diploma of Management
  • Diploma of Project Management
  • Diploma of Workplace Health and Safety
  • Certificate IV in Training and Assessment

MELISSA TYSZYK (Business Development Manager)

Melissa (Mel) is our first ever Business Development Manager, joining the company in 2021. Mel performs a wide range of duties including generation of new business, stakeholder engagement, relationship management and strategic workforce planning.

Mel has 4 years of prior experience in IT Recruitment and Business Development in Canberra, during which time she specialised in Testing Recruitment, building up a strong network of individuals and an intricate knowledge of the discipline.

Mel brings a creative flair and a growth mindset, with her focus being to support growth in our business. Mel prioritizes service delivery, focusing on giving the best possible service and maintaining strong relationships with her clients – this is testament to the number of recommendations and referrals she receives.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Business (Marketing and Tourism)

KATHRYN HODGERS (Business Manager)

Kathryn is our Business Manager and performs a wide range of duties including the day-to-day management for the business.

Kathryn comes from a very diverse background and skill set, including sales and marketing, business administration and management, with a strong focus on finance/banking, compliance and auditing.

Kathryn brings with her a curious and inquisitive nature that enables her to relate well to people from all walks of life as well as serving as the foundation of her drive to see, not only herself but, those around her succeed and grow.

Qualifications

  • Certificate III in Business Administration
  • Certificate IV in Financial Services
  • Accreditations in both Superannuation and General Insurance

PETER LAMBERT (Principal Consultant)

Peter is a professional testing expert with experience in a variety of technical testing disciplines, such as testing with migrations, automation, performance, security, disaster recovery, infrastructure, web-based systems, and many others. Peter has also performed test lead, management and governance roles, having been responsible for defining testing frameworks for large and complex projects. Informatech welcomed Peter to the team shortly after commencing operations and in 2019, Peter became our Principal Consultant.

Peter has formalised his practical experience with a number of qualifications in Software Testing and is one of only a small number of people in Australia and New Zealand to hold the prestigious Full Advanced Level Professional Certification issued by the International Software Testing Qualifications Board (ISTQB).

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Information Technology (Honours)
  • ISTQB Full Advanced Level Test Professional
  • ISTQB Certified Tester Advanced Level – Advanced Test Manager
  • ISTQB Certified Tester Advanced Level – Advanced Test Analyst
  • ISTQB Certified Tester Advanced Level – Advanced Technical Test Analyst
  • ISTQB Certified Tester Foundation Level