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Senior QA Analyst

Location: Los Angeles, CA, United States
Job # 12166463
Date Posted: 04-08-2019

Title: Senior QA Analyst
Location: Los Angeles, CA 90064
Salary: Up to $32.00 Hourly
1 Year Contract

Job Overview:
Our client, a leading esports video game producer, believes “QA” is more than the bug-finding process that follows months of development work. For them, it’s a set of values, practices, and behaviors that inform every part of the development process. The QA team assists engineers, artists, and designers to realize their best work, and the best way to work. Through iteration and fast cycles,they refine their choices and identify process and product defects early, thus protecting the player from flaws and distractions. By honing their craft of quality and demonstrating cross-discipline partnerships they are improving how quickly they can deliver while reaching even higher degrees of product integrity. This great opportunity challenges them to rethink our approach every single day to ensure they deliver the very best for their players. They help the company sustainably craft excellent experiences for game players, globally.
Senior QA Analysts are champions of quality focused on a comprehensive approach to testing to ensure the success of the company's projects. You will collaborate to craft robust test plans, help establish testing requirements and quality bars, perform exploratory testing, and drive implementation of static, dynamic, and validation testing processes. In addition, you build close relationships with partners and deliver product health reports on a regular cadence. You put the players first, and work closely with your development team to take on ambiguous and complex problems to combat player pain.
Job Responsibilities:
As a Senior QA Analyst on a R&D title you will be responsible for helping the company test and deliver a brand new AAA title. You will work directly with developers to support testing activities across all disciplines. You will also ensure the execution of all test coverage within your product space and handle test, telemetry, and defect data and report regularly on product quality.
  • Establish testing requirements and quality bars within assigned feature set
  • Document testing methodologies or testing tools
  • Establish team quality metrics and track trends
  • Report on test coverage progress and product health
  • Identify and call out risks to product quality
  • Participate in product and process retrospectives
  • Work with external QA partners to:
    • Implement static testing processes
    • Build and maintain functional and non-functional test suites
    • Plan and oversee test coverage
    • Report, triage and monitor bugs via bug reporting workflow
    • Test & validate stories and tasks within sprints
  • Perform exploratory testing on assigned features
  • Find and verbalize blocking issues
Qualifications and Experience:
  • Experience testing on mobile (iOS and Android) platforms
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • 2+ years QA experience
  • JIRA experience
  • Knowledge of Product Development Pipelines and Workflows
  • ISTQB Foundation Level Certification
Please submit an updated version of your resume for immediate consideration. Thank you!

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