QA Tester

About the Employer

Cloud Imperium is looking for an experienced QA Tester to ensure the quality and integrity of Star Citizen and Squadron 42, a record-shattering crowd-funded title that combines classic space sim gameplay with amazing visuals.

Position:

  • Find, report, and verify issues on assigned projects
  • Verify features and systems daily and report results to test lead
  • Execute and maintain test cases on assigned projects
  • Perform directed ad-hoc testing on focused areas
  • Provide feedback to the development team on product features
  • Compose daily and weekly progress reports
  • Generate documentation on tools and processes
  • Identify, and execute testing without guidance for complex and interconnected functionality
  • Mentor others on how to build an appropriate checklist for different test cases using team appropriate tools
  • Create test plans that encompass all data, and functions of a feature
  • Mentor testers on the various development practices, and how they relate to quality assurance
  • Auditing of existing tools and scripts to maintain, and improve testing processes
  • Effectively drive and facilitate group tasks, and promote a team environment
  • Assist leadership with testing estimates for features based on their scope and complexity
  • Other such duties and responsibilities as assigned by Cloud Imperium reasonably consistent with employee’s skills and experience

Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • College degree or equivalent work experience preferred
  • Strong bug-writing and communication skills
  • Ability to stay organized, meet strict deadlines and exhibit great follow-through
  • Ability to be flexible in a fast-paced and always-changing work environment
  • Detail-oriented and quick learner who works well with a cross-discipline team
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office
  • Strong passion for gaming
  • International travel may be required

Pluses:

  • 2+ years’ experience as a QA tester in games with previous experience working in online gaming
  • Experience testing multiple platforms
  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum environment
  • Experience with writing test cases and ownership of feature areas
  • Basic programming knowledge
  • CryEngine/Lumberyard Sandbox Editor experience

This position is offered at our Austin Studio by Cloud Imperium Games Texas.

If you feel you have something to offer this role, even if you don’t think you qualify for all the above, you should still apply – we are an inclusive employer and if you have potential, talent, and a great work ethic, we want to hear from you.