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Game QA Tester IV

Company: Aristocrat Technologies
Location: Hammond
Posted on: March 12, 2023

Job Description:

JOB POSTING TITLEGame QA Tester IVPAY RANGE$65,445-$121,542WHY BIG FISH GAMES?Big Fish Games is the home of some of the biggest hit mobile casual games including EverMerge, Gummy Drop!, Cooking Craze, Fairway Solitaire, and many more.

  • We are curious and constantly seek improvement in all we do because that's what our business demands
  • We operate with good intentions, confidence, and humility
  • We welcome diversity of background, thought, and experience
  • We listen actively and value each other
  • We foster a fun environment that inspires creativity--OVERVIEWAs a Tester IV you will be working with a team of internal F2P QA testers, external vendor QA and engineers to release technical updates and new features into one of our games. You will create risk-based test plans and work with Tester 3s to execute them, oversee the daily testing activities, and report the testing cycle health to the Production, Engineering, and other stakeholders. You will also work on QA process and procedures with the management team, mentor testers, and fill in where needed to help fill in coverage gaps.WHAT YOU'LL DO
    • Develop test strategies and test plans for Client Releases and Features--
    • Collaborate with Tester IIIs to create test cases, providing feedback and guidance--
    • Verify work done by third party vendors--
    • Triage Bugs and Tasks in JIRA, assigned to current Sprint and Backlog--
    • Oversee daily testing activities for your assigned team--
    • Collaborate with Production on client releases--
    • Participate in cross team/pod meetings as an active QA representative--
    • Maintain regular communication about work status with Production, Engineering and Stakeholders----
    • Work with engineers on identifying and addressing bugs found in Crashlytics and BugSnag--
    • Compile and Submit feedback for the Game/Project QA Team--
    • Help create devices specifications and performance testing procedures--
    • Create, update, and provide guidance on creating QA documents----
    • Lead and mentor testers--WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR
      • Strong understanding of testing methods and strategies--
      • Strong understanding of testing techniques and when to apply them--
      • Able to operate in a fast paced, agile, environment with changing deadlines--
      • Experience with mobile testing, Integration testing, Performance testing and Exploratory test techniques--
      • Experience leading testing games in various lifecycle stages: Pre-release / LiveOps Environment--
      • Understanding of the software development lifecycle of games, and how the QA testing cycle is affected by different development models--
      • Strong understanding of game client/server interactions and methodologies for testing them--
      • Previous Experience with evaluating risk and how to communicate risk to stakeholders--
      • Previous Experience with writing Test Plans and Test Cases--
      • Previous Experience with Charles Network Proxy (or similar) network monitoring software--
      • Familiar with using Google Play Dashboard & App Store Connect to investigate Crash/ANR Reports and identify trends within Customer Support/Review reports--BENEFITS AND BEYONDEmployees constantly rate Big Fish Games highly for its leadership, flexibility, well-being, diversity and inclusion through quarterly surveys.
        • FLEX-FORWARD WORK ENVIRONMENT: Customize the when, where, and how you work while delivering goals
        • HEALTH & MORE: Medical, dental, vision, life, disability, Teladoc services, employee assistance program (EAP)
        • WORK-LIFE: Wellness Friday (half-days), paid time off, parental leave, flexible work policy, studio holiday closure (Enjoy the week between Christmas and New Year!)--
        • WELLBEING: Wellness fairs, weekly virtual workout classes, 24/7 access to mental health and wellbeing support, free therapy and counseling sessions for you and your family
        • WEALTH CARE: 401k matching, flexible spending account (FSA), employee discounts, employee stock purchase program
        • LEARN & GROW: LinkedIn Learning subscription, mentorship program, career development, individual development plans, educational assistance on job-related professional development--
        • COMMUNITY & FUN: Company social events, employee impact groups, company swag, volunteer opportunities--ABOUT BIG FISHBuilding upon our 20-year legacy as a leader in the biggest gaming categories in the world, we are innovating and developing new products within the casual space to add to our extensive portfolio. Big Fish is dedicated to delivering amazing experiences for players to connect, compete and discover play, anywhere and on any device. This means games for broad global audiences in genres that are easy to learn, and difficult to master. Be a part of the team from the start.
          Big Fish is part of Pixel United, the free-to-play, mobile-first video games business of Aristocrat Leisure Ltd (ASX: ALL)!--Big Fish Games is an equal opportunity employer. We bring unique talents together to build something special that's why we welcome and encourage diversity in the workplace regardless of race, gender, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.

Keywords: Aristocrat Technologies, Hammond , Game QA Tester IV, IT / Software / Systems , Hammond, Indiana

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