Senior QA Game Tester

Quality Assurance Santa Ana, California


Description

Responsibilities:

  • Take ownership of multiple large features and guide testing group through tasks and hands on testing
  • Coach and mentor junior testers on development practices, focusing on test strategy, test planning, risk assessment and test case creation
  • Help Lead create test plans encompassing all functions and data of a feature
  • Identify process improvements and work others to enact them
  • Support Test Lead in communication with partner studios, driving game quality from concept through release
  • Ability to generate and present data-driven reports
  • Advocate quality player experiences in the face of opposition
  • Other duties may be assigned to accomplish company or department objectives.


Qualifications:

To perform this job successfully, the employee must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

Experience:

  • 3+ years Quality Assurance, PC and/or console testing, application testing, or equivalent.
  • Test automation experience a plus
  • Experience testing games with an in-game economy and free to play model

 

Education:

Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or comparable industry experience

 
Skills and Abilities:

  • Microsoft office suite.
  • PS4 Neighborhood and Xbox 1 Manager.
  • Jira, Confluence, SharePoint, Bug Database and Project Management software (Web based and Standalone applications).
  • Development Diagnostic tools for next gen consoles.
  • Certification and TRC general knowledge.
  • Passion about games and game development a plus.
  • Candidates should be an experienced QA Tester with excellent written and verbal communication skills and some technical understanding of games and game development.