Test Specialist - Certification

Quality Assurance Bellevue, Washington


Description

About ProbablyMonsters Inc.

ProbablyMonsters™ is a builder of sustainable game studios that creates and launches original AAA games through a people-first culture. Our mission is to unite, guide, and empower talented teams to create exceptional interactive experiences. In an industry where new AAA studios and developer-focused cultures are equally rare, ProbablyMonsters stands out by fostering both with excellence. We empower our family of studios to concentrate on game creation while our platform team focuses on providing early stage infrastructure and long-term support. This unique development model provides each of our teams the confidence, security, and stability to create and ship their games free of distractions. Our family of studios includes: narrative-driven Cauldron Studios™, multiplayer-focused Firewalk Studios™, and our third studio, not named yet, already working on a next-gen co-op RPG game. Learn more about our people, culture, and commitment to exceptional creativity at probablymonsters.com
 
We are looking for a Senior Tester to join our QA team. You will be responsible for evaluating what we are building and ensuring our products are in compliance with platform certification requirements. Use your certification knowledge to work with developers and determine what the highest value targets are during each stage of development. Always be giving feedback to the team, be the ground truth, and ensure no critical issue gets ignored. Help both define and mentor a QA culture in the development team.
 
Who You Are:

  • You are familiar with certifying games on multiple platforms
  • You are an experienced tester who can mentor others
  • You are passionate about Test as a discipline and career path
  • You have fine attention to detail
  • You are relentless about tracking down and documenting defects
  • You are a fierce customer advocate
 
What You Will Do:
  • Write and execute test specs and test cases
  • Utilize test tools such as bug databases and test management software
  • Document defects and champion their resolution
  • Work with developers to determine what the highest value targets are during each stage of development
  • Provide constant feedback to the team about project quality as the voice of truth
  • Maintain professionalism and confidentiality with proprietary information
  • Take ownership of the quality of broad areas of a game project
 
Minimum Qualifications:
  • Experience owning or leading certification testing for games
  • 4 plus years’ experience testing software or games
  • Experience writing test specs, and test cases
  • Experience working directly with game development teams