2x QA TESTER (2 YEAR CONTRACT)

Rocksteady Studios is looking to add to its family of staff on a 2-year contract with the potential to extend beyond that. Reporting to the QA Lead, the QA Tester will be part of our QA team responsible for testing all aspects of our studio’s ‘AAA’ game.

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Key Responsibilities

  • Follow Rocksteady QA process, professional standards & set the highest standards in testing to support the requirements of the project.
  • Ensure that all issues & bugs are reported in an efficient & informative manner, keeping with the extremely high standard expected by Rocksteady.
  • Become the QA Expert for your assigned projects & given areas of specialisation.
  • Own, manage, create & regularly execute test cases throughout the project life cycle. This includes document testing practises, QA process & reporting methods.
  • Actively participate in test requirement gathering with developers to ensure QA effectively tests & supports all features of the project.
  • To communicate to all levels of staff within the Rocksteady team verbally & via effective high quality reports.
  • Ensure that all tasks are carried out efficiently & all instructions are followed accurately.

Technical Requirements

  • Experience of testing on a range of platforms: Console / PC / Mobile.
  • Multiplayer (Network / LAN / Local) testing experience.
  • Excellent MS Office Skills.
  • TRC/TCR knowledge is advantageous.
  • Knowledge of bug reporting workflow & bug databases.
  • Previous experience with using Bug Databases.
  • Understanding of games and game terminology.
  • Understanding the roles of other areas of the industry.
  • Awareness of the development cycle and key milestones.

Skill Requirements

  • At least 1 year testing experience.
  • Experience working on AAA titles.
  • Ability to follow instructions accurately and in a timely manner.
  • Able to work effectively as part of a team and individually.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.
  • Experienced games player with the ability to familiarise with game-play elements rapidly.
  • High standards of work and willingness to meet and exceed expectations.
  • Adaptability and willingness to improve processes and own development.
  • Clear and concise communicator both written and verbally.
  • Ability to work unsupervised maintaining focus and commitment.
  • Work closely with the development team in identifying, reporting and recreating bugs.
  • Ability to adapt to the team’s needs.
  • Flexibility to work additional hours if necessary.
  • Passion and enthusiasm for the role and the company.

Benefits

  • Private family medical care
  • Private dental care
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Annual bonus scheme
  • Long-service holiday reward
  • Brand new custom designed studio
  • World class training speakers hosted on-site
  • Access to multiple online training websites
  • Monthly team meals/outings
  • On-site subsidised Masseuse, Yoga & Life Drawing.
  • Quarterly salary adjustment reviews
  • Monthly 1on1s with your Line Manager
  • Yearly Line Manager & Studio Peer Performance review process
  • Film nights in our Mocap theatre
  • Subsidised gym in the office complex
  • Discounts to WB goodies i.e. HBO, WB films, TV, Harry Potter tour
  • Staff only merchandise store
  • State of the art office with the entire 130+ team in 1 open-plan room
  • Free fruit, juices and soft drinks
  • Childcare Vouchers Scheme
  • National Rail Season Ticket Travel Loan
  • Overseas Relocation Support
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Employee Support Assistance Programme (Free personal counselling and guidance support)
  • Finder’s Fee
  • Free Eye Test & Discounted Glasses
  • Free Seasonal Flu Jab