Software Test Engineer - Video Games (Release Certification)


Reference Number: 60061
Posted: November 11, 2021
Job Type: Contract
Industry: IT




Software Test Engineer - Video Games (Release Certification)

At Experis Game Solutions, we partner with developers and publishers of video games on all platforms to improve testing coverage using the latest technology. We are looking for a Software Test Engineer to join our growing team where you will utilize the resources provided to us by world-class publishers and technology leaders to build an environment that keeps skillful people happy through challenge and work-life balance. Let's test smarter!!

Do you identify as a gamer?

As a Video Game Test Associate you will work with like-minded, innovative, and fun teams. You'll use your critical-thinking gamer-brain to identify issues within game titles at appropriate times, and then properly communicate them to the development team to steward quality.

Responsibilities of the role include but are not limited to the following:

  • Ownership of one or more game areas and features
  • Applies appropriate testing methodologies for areas of ownership
  • Create test cases, plan test coverage and identify risks
  • Create and perform manual and automated test scripts
  • Communicate with developer or production regarding areas of ownership, bugs or build deliveries
  • Use data to analyze and drive test coverage
  • Train and mentor Test Associates
  • Review work done by Test Associates to ensure accuracy and consistency
  • Solve problems independently and shares solutions with across teams
  • Proactively escalates risks, concerns, or larger problems appropriately to Test Lead
  • May present training, process improvements or postmortems.

Qualifications and Education Requirements:

  • Strong knowledge of personal computers, applications software, and operating systems
  • Ownership of features or areas of a product
  • Experience leading, coaching and mentoring junior STE's and Test Associates
  • 3+ years of experience in software test in the gaming industry
  • Preferred experience in the gaming industry or a video game enthusiast
  • Proficient with word processing and spreadsheet applications
  • Demonstrated investigative and problem-solving skills
  • Familiarity with software development product lifecycle
  • Must have the ability to learn new information quickly
  • Ability to thrive in a high-pressure environment
  • Technical training certification, Associate degree, or equivalent work experience/training

Preferred Skills:

  • Data analysis software
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Bachelor's degree



We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity, especially at our company. Our wide range of backgrounds brings diverse thinking, which, in-turn, crafts better video games through improved test coverage. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Experis® is the global leader in IT professional resourcing, permanent recruitment and managed services. As the need for IT skills accelerates, Experis helps organizations transform their digital infrastructure, enterprise applications, cloud and cyber security. We deliver the powerful combination of in-demand technical skills together with the soft skills that are critical for business success. Experis is part of the ManpowerGroup family of brands, which also includes Manpower, Talent Solutions, and Jefferson Wells. To learn more, visit www.experis.com.

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