SENIOR QUALITY ASSURANCE ANALYST

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Are you an avid gamer? Do you have a passion for quality? New World Interactive is looking for an experienced Senior  Quality Assurance Analyst to join our team! 
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Are you an avid gamer? Do you have a passion for quality? New World Interactive is looking for an experienced Senior Quality Assurance Analyst to join our team!  Our QA team is the last line of defense against bugs and defects in our games. If you’re someone with a keen eye for detail, relentless dedication, enthusiasm, and exceptional communication skills, we would love to hear from you!


What a Sr. Quality Assurance Analyst will do:

  • Find, reproduce, and accurately report issues in detailed bug reports
  • Seeks to continuously improve test processes (root cause analysis, correction, and preventions) and create and maintain documentation related to said test procedure
  • Carry out functional, qualitative, and performance testing efforts
  • Use a mix of manual and technical testing skills to execute a variety of testing techniques across the engine feature set to analyze the game’s quality
  • Analyze and troubleshoot reported defects and internal issues
  • Coordinate analysis and testing with external QA teams for cross-regional test efforts and specialized initiatives
  • Follow up on bug-fixing efforts with developers to ensure proper closure and resolution of discovered and existing issues
  • Jump into code/editor to fix low-level bugs (collision, geo, text/spelling errors, localization, etc.) to a degree of satisfaction defined by a lead
  • Carry out automated test plans independently with little-to-no oversight which have been architected by our lead automation test analyst
  • Routinely identify and attribute the timeframe and root cause of difficult-to-detect and track bugs
  • Craft and implement QA tools which assist the department with workflow
  • Nurture the development of junior team members within the QA

If you’re interested, you’ll need these skills or experiences:

  • 2+ years of software testing experience in a fast-paced environment
  • At least 1 shipped title in the gaming industry that has gone to market
  • Passion for gaming and quality, more specifically; an interest in growing and staying in QA for the duration of our upcoming project
  • Solid understanding of test methodologies and iterative development
  • Experience in functional and usability testing
  • Experience with cross-platform testing
  • Ability to prioritize and work independently, as well as in a team environment
  • Ability to thrive while working in a fast-paced working environment, with the ability to juggle multiple responsibilities
  • Proven track record of successful contributions to the release of high-quality products

Additional skills or experiences that will move you up in the stack-ranking for considerations are:

  • Prior experience with running and designing automated tests
  • Experience with Unreal Engine, Unreal Editor, and Blueprints
  • Programming or scripting skills such as C++/C#/Python/Javascript
  • Work with product owners, developers, and QA management to define and identify requirements, anticipate risks, and plan testing coverage for upcoming and existing features
  • Familiarity with Jira, Perforce, and Profiling tools
  • Familiarity with TRC/XR requirements for the current generation and next-generation consoles

Company Benefits

  • Supplemental benefits - Vision, Dental, Pharmaceutical, and more.
  • Life insurance
  • Work from home 
  • Company events 
  • Educational allowance 
  • Personal development allowance  
  • Additional time-off during company closed periods 
  • Annual Bonus Opportunities

Locations

Calgary, Montreal , Vancouver , Edmonton and Toronto
Usually responds within three days

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

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Montreal

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Vancouver

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Edmonton

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Toronto

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