Description

We are looking for an individual to provide constant support to the Development and Production teams by ensuring all changes submitted to the game are functional and to the expected quality level. Other responsibilities for the role will include providing constant support to the Development and Production teams by ensuring all changes submitted to the game are functional and to the expected quality level and maintaining terminology databases/glossaries for game contents which may include but will not be limited to both new and old features and sub-features.

Key Responsibilities


  • Working with game team Software Engineers, Artists and Production team to eliminate issues before change lists integration and to validate that features have reached the targeted quality levels
  • Compile trackers and reports for regression, checklists and coverage
  • Proactively pick up testing requests from the development, art and management teams
  • Create in-depth action plans and summaries for testing requests from the development, art and management teams
  • Analyze the information provided by the development, art and management teams and be able to identify risk areas
  • Find and enter high-quality issues based on department standards and perform edge case scenario tests to ensure fixes have no knock-on effects
  • Verify pre-integration change lists for issue fixing, feature changes or tuning
  • Responsible for a some specific areas of the game which includes:

- Act as first point of contact about the current state of the game area

- Test-Plan creation

- Test-Case creation

- Initiate conversations with development, art and management team members involved in in the specific area of the game

- Interface with other in-house QA, the Outsourced QA Team & development, art and management team members involved in the specific area of the game on a daily basis

- Create edge case test scenarios and assess potential knock-on issues

- Organise and review testing by other in-house and/or outsoured testers

Requirements

    • At least one year experience in a QA position on either Mobile or Console
    • Previous experience working in the games industry
    • Strong ability to work under pressure and to meet given deadlines
    • Good communication skills and able to work as part of a team
    • Interest and knowledge of mobile platforms (Amazon, Google Play, Apple)
    • Keen eye for detail
    • Previous experience with black-box testing
    • Previous experience with issue tracking databases (JIRA, Hansoft, DevTrack,Mantis etc.)
    • Good troubleshooting skills.

    Desirable, but not essential skills:

    • Previous Quality Assurance experience with Freemium mobile games
    • Previous Quality Assurance experience in testing social mobile games
    • Passionate and experienced social mobile games player
    • Experience with platform specific (Apple, Google Play, Amazon) Certification testing
    • Has the testing knowledge to provide constructive feedback to address challenges that come up within the project
    • Experience with creating Test-Cases, Action Plans for testing and Checklists
Salary

Competitive Salary

Job Type

Full-time

Come join us

Benefits of working here

  • Extremely competitive bonus scheme
  • Flexible working hours
  • Core hours attendance (10am-4pm)
  • Staff social outings
  • Pension or Gym membership available
  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Industry leading software including Unity, 3DS Max and Maya
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