QA Tester

Camouflaj, the studio behind the episodic series RÉPUBLIQUE is looking for a QA tester for a contract position lasting 4+ months working on our ambitious VR-based action game project, Marvel’s IRON MAN VR.

QA performs a vital role as the first audience for any game, reporting on performance, usability, playability, and identifying aspects which could be improved. Testers are responsible for reviewing the quality bar for internal tools and for finding flaws before a project is submitted to our publishing partners. Our dev team-facing testing efforts work with the internal staff to provide detailed feedback to all the stakeholders, and represents the “voice of the consumer” in production/design meetings, and serve as the final gatekeeper before builds are shared externally from the studio. We are a small, focused, and driven team, and this role is an example of that need for both excellence and personal efficiency.

RESPONSIBILITIES include:

Able to review games in a fast-paced environment with both long and short development cycles
Able to sleuth out problems – finding a bug is easy, but narrowing down the parameters so that you know what causes a problem 100% of the time is the goal
Able to clearly communicate in concise terms the what/where/when/why and how of the issues found
Participate in review of requirements and designs
Able to work with others collaboratively in defining testing risks
Passionate gamer

REQUIREMENTS include:

2+ years of QA experience on internal game development teams
QA backend and frontend website features, load/performance and automation testing
Working knowledge of at least 2 of test tools
Able to support live rapid deployment online service
Develop the technical competency of QA
Background in art, game design, or computer science
Comfortable playing VR for an extended period of time
Knowledgeable of the different types of bugs found in games

BONUS POINTS:

Web site troubleshooting skills
Passion for VR gaming
Sense of humor (and not just about the policies of Millard Fillmore)
Video editing knowledge/skills
Experience testing Playstation 4 titles
Familiar with gathering debug information to add to bug reports

Camouflaj is a small and dynamic team – each member holds a high degree of freedom and responsibility. Your tasks may be broad and you may be challenged to learn about systems that you might not have known before arriving.

Send your resume, cover letter, and any supporting materials to [email protected] Good luck.