QA Automation Test Specialist

QAHybrid Remote, Bucharest, Romania


Description

The QA Automation Test Specialist works with the test team to develop and implement test automation strategies and device test plans in order to ensure that applications meet business requirements and maintain high quality standards.

Job responsibilities

  • Drive the ‘hands on’ execution of the test automation strategy and plan, including the test preparation, execution, analysis and reporting activities. Facilitate the definition of project scope, goals and deliverables.
  • Provide product expertise to drive and support the automation testing approach.
  • Review and implement test process improvement. Our Automation Test Specialist will work alongside various project stakeholders to ensure that specific streams of work are progressing, provide guidance by example and act as an escalation point for the automation testing approach.
  • Defines or contributes to test effort estimation based on experience, tools and historical data.
  • Maintains best practices in specialist area.
  • Creates test data, writing and executing of test cases.
  • Ensures that test packs are maintained and have incorporated any specific tests that have been identified following a production incident.
  • Ensures that test risks and issues are recorded and escalated as appropriate.
  • Leads the effort to document and maintain project documentation and communicate results.
  • Ensures the timely reporting and classification of defects.
  • Ensures adherence to testing best practices and Amber’s testing standards.
  • Provides mentoring to team members.
  • Takes ownership for own development and career management, seeking opportunities to develop personal capability and improve performance contribution.

Qualification and Requirements

Desired Skills

  • Scripting language experience such as Python, Java, C# & .NET
  • Experience as Quality Engineer (QE) in Test Automation Scripting using Appium, Selenium
  • Knowledge of system performance testing or benchmarking tools
  • Understanding of product release cycles, code repositories, branching, labelling and packaging
  • Ability to develop performance test scripts using open source (e.g. Apache JMeter, Jasmine, JUnit5, Selenium) and industry standard tools (e.g. HP LoadRunner)
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • High level of fluency in written and spoken English

Nice to have

  • A passion for delivering quality software
  • Gaming industry experience
  • Ability to learn, plan and be organized
  • Open and honest approach to challenges
  • A strong sense of ownership and responsibility
  • Experience communicating cross-functionally and across management levels in formal and informal settings

What we offer

  • An attractive salary package with private medical services. 
  • Bonusses according to your performance and company business performance.
  • A fun and dynamic industry where you can make a difference. 
  • Professional and friendly work environment. 
  • Awesome and talented colleagues. 
  • Support from all your teammates. 
  • Access to training and learning programs.

About Amber Studio:

Amber is a full-service game development and creative services agency, with offices in Bucharest, Botosani, San Francisco, Los Angeles , Guadalajara and Montreal. We're structured as a network of studios with different skills and specializations, delivering top quality services in full game production, co-development, engineering, design, live ops, quality assurance and more.