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Dev Tester

Division: Arkane Studios - France | Department: Quality Assurance | Location: Lyon , FR

Answering to the QA Manager, the Dev Tester will participate to any kind of tests, from early play-tests to functionality, performances, compatibility and pre-certification tests.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Find defects in the software (Game/engine/tools)
  • Fulfill testing requests, identify bugs, and report results back to team
  • Enter high-quality bug reports based on department standards into bug tracking system
  • Regress resolved bugs to verify fixes
  • Be involved in daily scrum process
  • Be prepared to provide insight as to the playability of a title
  • Provide both objective and subjective feedback on gameplay-related issues in both verbal and written forms
  • Assist in escalating game issues and concerns with peers and to senior team members
  • Depending on the production phases and challenges, the tester can also be involved in building solutions, running attached debugger, placing breakpoints, analyzing call stacks to GUR/UX brainstorm or organizing playtest sessions
 
Requirements:
  • Solid understanding of software development life cycle (SDLC) and QA’s role within it
  • Ability to learn new concepts and processes quickly, and apply those to game testing
  • Able to follow direction and complete assigned work in a timely manner
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, with an emphasis on having excellent interpersonal communication ability
  • Good organizational skills and ability to remain focused
  • 2-5 years of professional testing experience, with at least one shipped title
  • Experience with testing in PC and console environments
  • Previous experience within the games industry
  • Proficiency with MS Office suite
  • Basic notions in script/programming language are is a plus
  • A first experience in AAA titles, Multiplayer, VR and GAaS is a plus
 
Working as an Arkanite
Our company provides technical, design and artistic leadership as a world-renowned game developer and technology innovator since its founding in 1999. 
Arkane Studios' iconic brands such as Dishonored®, Dishonored 2® and Prey® have become staples of popular culture for generations of gamers.
  • Comprehensive benefits package, incl. private medical insurance, flex hours, up to 30 paid vacations days per year, sports program, transport compensation, onboarding program, free Fridays etc. 
  • Professional and relaxed working atmosphere
  • Modern studio located in the trendy area of Lyon Confluence, a hot spot for nature, sports, food, and music
  • International work culture  
 

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