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QA TESTER


salary: Dependent upon experience

location: Watford, HQ

Application closing date: 28 February 2023


Wired looking for a passionate and talented Quality Assurance (QA) tester to work with our production and development teams in ensuring the range of Wired titles are always fun to play, and of a high quality. You will be responsible for assisting the QA Lead & in testing the product before release to market and subsequent updates so that the title is as close to a defect-free state as possible.

IDEAL EXPERIENCE:

  • Previous XP as a Quality Assurance position within the video/mobile games industry.
  • Experience of PC and all consoles
  • Knowledge of bug-tracking databases (Jira preferably).
  • Familiar with both following and writing test plans & test cases.
  • Awareness of the development cycle and key milestones.

SKILLS:

  • Strongly motivated to work within a small structured team.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Comprehensive understanding of defect/bug reporting.
  • Organised, disciplined and methodical approach to testing.
  • Computer literate and familiar with Microsoft Office applications.
  • Excellent English & communications skills.
  • Strong team spirit.
  • Pro-active approach to workload.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Work effectively in completing assigned QA tasks; including test plan completion, feedback on features, investigative tasks, live-ops checks, ad hoc testing.
  • Ensure that all bugs are recorded in an efficient, complete and informative manner.
  • Respond to development team’s request in line with the project e.g. providing more information for bugs, balancing, build installation, validating bugs.
  • Write and run test plans.
  • Attend all relevant meetings including daily stand up.
  • Track and provide qualitative and quantitative test data.
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