QA Specialist [Far Cry Brand] (m/f/d)

About the Employer

JOB DESCRIPTION

The Role

As part of the QA team you will help in making world class game experiences for millions of gamers worldwide. You will have a critical role in ensuring the quality of our products as part of a diverse and talented team. No two days will be the same – from testing the latest gameplay features to ensuring our games meet accessibility standards, you will have a big impact on what we do.

What you’ll be doing

  • Find and report bugs in a clear and concise manner following the respective milestone requirements.
  • Track, review and assign bugs in the database that are relevant to the team.
  • Perform regular backlog reviews of entered bugs, keeping it up to date;
  • Proactively give feedback on the significance and impact of the bugs encountered, the status of the build, and your perception of the game’s quality;
  • Stay up to date with planned changes and plan ahead with relevant test cases, with focus on the quality of the game;
  • Validate new/updated specific content, features, and fixes for quality and functionality, both before and after those changes are submitted to the game;
  • Design, create, implement and maintain test cases, test scenarios and test automation frameworks.
  • Work side-by-side with development teams in assisting bug investigation (reporting, reproduction, isolation) to ensure the title is achieving planned milestones
  • Create and maintain relevant documentation to aid with development and testing;
  • Deliver feedback and reports to the development team and actively participate in Daily Stand-ups, Sprint Planning and Retrospectives.

Qualifications

What you’ll bring

  • Self-organised, eager to learn and evolve
  • Understanding of feature & content development in games
  • Excellent written and oral communication
  • Familiarity with Agile Methodologies
  • Ability to adapt to change
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Intermediate knowledge about automation and testing processes
  • Intermediate knowledge about version control systems and bug tracking systems
  • Fluent in English

What we’d like

  • 1-2 years industry experience in QA/QC or equivalent, preferably in an embedded role
  • At least one shipped AAA title or experience supporting the live phase of an AAA title

Nice To Have

  • Formal QA certification, such as ISTQB or equivalent experience