Senior QA Specialist / Quality Engineer

Job Overview

As a Senior QA Specialist / Quality Engineer at Wargaming Sydney, you will play an integral part of driving our mission to empower our development teams to raise the bar of quality for the diverse range of innovative video game products we ship to millions of players around the world.

 

What will you do?

Embedded in a team of developers, you will be working to identify and mitigate risks to successful delivery, grow the team’s quality mindset, smooth out process issues, coach developers to test effectively and using a data-oriented approach, prove the quality of our products. In addition, you will get hands-on with our products performing testing and improving our automation.

Alongside this, you will also create tooling to improve testability of the product and to allow us to have deep insight on our products quality to show that we are building it right, building the right thing and supporting it right.

 

What are we looking for?
  • Context-driven Test techniques: You are knowledgeable of modern test practices such as heuristic based software modelling, and have excellent testing skills.

  • Coaching/Influencing skills: You have experience mentoring/coaching others in good quality practices, are able to skill them up effectively and love pairing up with others to help them test.

  • Automation experience: You have experience¬†creating automated regression checks and working with CI/CD systems

  • Big picture analysis: You are able to contextually analyse a project for risks and design strategies to mitigate them, including project, product and process related risks.

  • Facilitation skills. You are great at bringing those around you together to address quality concerns

  • Passion for the craft: You enjoy the testing craft, and you regularly attend test community events and learn new testing techniques

 

What additional skills will help you stand out?
  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field

  • Experience working in the games industry

  • Linux platform experience

  • Game engine experience, i.e. Unreal Engine

 

    About Wargaming:

    Wargaming Sydney is one of the largest AAA development studios in Australia, and is the Aussie branch of Wargaming.net. We are the creators of the award-winning BigWorld Technology which powers Wargaming’s massively popular online games. The team currently works on new IP, established titles, and advanced technologies.

    We are a group of highly talented individuals who have come together to create the Wargaming Sydney family.

    At Wargaming Sydney we offer all our employees a unique bespoke benefits package which includes options for subsidised private health care, fitness/gym memberships and entertainment budgets. We also offer breakfast every day, a weekly company-provided lunch, fully stocked gaming room and much, much more…

    We’ve been voted a Great Place to Work, and are endorsed as an Employer for Women by Work180. We believe in equal opportunities for all and have created a workplace where all of our team can feel supported and included. Likewise, we’ve zero tolerance for workplace bullying, discrimination, and harassment. We encourage applications from those who are traditionally underrepresented in the technology industry, and all applicants will receive consideration equally.

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    Location

    Sydney, Australia

     

    Area

    Quality Assurance