QA Tester (9-Month Contract)
Warner Bros. Games Inc. seeks a temp Quality Assurance (QA) Tester for its studio based in Troy, NY.
As a QA Tester at WB Games New York (a subsidiary of Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment), you will be working primarily on our online game services platform called "Hydra Studio”, in addition to some other internal technologies. As an integral part of the team, you will execute test cases, research bugs, file detailed bug reports and verify developer bug fixes. You will work closely with our development team, communicating issues directly to Producers and Engineers to ensure the quality of our product.
- Document bugs with clear and straightforward reproducible steps and check similar issues that are being tested.
- Perform testing assignments with limited supervision.
- Identify issues outside of the normal test boundaries (testing outside the box).
- Maintain bugs in the database through their entire life cycle.
- Report on the user experience and test results, escalating when necessary.
- Run tests directly against our API via a command line interface.
- Ability to write clear and concise bug reports that conform to the established bug writing standards of WB Games NY.
- Ability to identify bugs, duplicate them, perform additional research, and track the bug lifecycle.
- Be detail-oriented and organized with your thought process.
- Have a proactive mindset, with the ability to multitask.
- Have a positive attitude, good people skills, and the ability to work effectively in a team oriented environment.
- Experience running commands from a CLI (Command Line Interface).
- Experience using and interacting with a REST API, and other web-based technologies • Interest in working on-site at our office in Troy, NY.
- Plays and enjoys video games!
Perks and Advantages
An open and collaborative work space
We value a good work-life balance
Work on some of the most popular IP in the video game industry
Technologies we use
Operating systems: Linux, Windows, OS X
Databases: MongoDB, Redis, ElasticSearch
Frameworks: Rails, Node.js
Miscellaneous: SaltStack, Git, RabbitMQ, ZeroMQ, Munin, Sensu, Sentry