Senior Quality Assurance Analyst

    POSTED 9.28.2017
    JOB NUMBER: 160247BR

    summary of position

    WB Games Chicago seeks a Senior Quality Assurance Analyst to join our team responsible for fully supporting our art production tools at NetherRealm Studios. We are seeking a forward thinking Self-starter with a passion for advancing technologies. Strong communications, problem solving and analytical skills are a must for this position. Additionally a general understanding of hardware and software trouble shooting/support and the familiarity with the major game consoles and industry standard content creation software’s is desired, (Unreal, Maya, MotionBuilder, 3ds Max, Photoshop…. To name a few). This position is primarily focused on testing and supporting tool sets to be used in production by artists and programmers for 

    job responsibilities

    • Running Test Cases
    • Regression Testing
    • Bug/Issue Writing and Reporting
    • Functional Area Analysis
    • Documenting Issues (non-bug writing, not meant for DB entry)
    • Attending Departmental and Project related meetings
    • Developing/Advancing testing improvements - Automation
    • End User / Studio Support

    job requirements

    • High school diploma or equivalent, BS or BA a plus
    • 3+ years testing software tools or retail-quality games on Windows/Nintendo/Sony/Microsoft platforms. Multiple platform experience preferred
    • Self-starter with a passion for advancing technologies
    • Forward thinking, motivated with team player
    • Strong oral and written communication skills, the ability to communicate complex and/or detailed information clearly
    • Organizational proficiency with the ability to manage time and resources under tight deadlines
    • General knowledge of fundamental testing concepts including: Test case usage, bug writing, regression testing, and ad hoc testing.
    • Functional testing experience (Tools and software testing desired)
    • Experience with custom or retail test case management, test automation, and regression testing
    • Broad computer skills and general software knowledge with current industry standard communications and documentation software’s
    • Operational knowledge of one or more gaming platforms such as XBoxOne, Xbox360, PS3, Wii, and/or iOS platforms
    • Leadership experience
    • Unreal experience a major plus
    • Bug tracking and database management software knowledge (JIRA, Test Track pro, or equivalent)
    • Basic scripting experience and a solid understanding of automation (Microsoft’s UI automation library experience preferred)
    • Basic programming experience (C++, HTML, CSS)
    • Industry standard art creation software (Autodesk, Adobe, Allegorithmic)