QA Games Tester at Ubisoft, London, £Contract Rate

  • Contract Spy
  • London, UK
  • Dec 04, 2019

Contract Description

Company Description

Future Games of London is a Ubisoft studio that designs, develops and operates free-to-play mobile and digital console games. Founded in September 2009, FGOL create original and unique games such as the Hungry Shark series which has been enjoyed by over half a billion people worldwide.

We are a dedicated team with drive, passion and creativity, who enjoy being part of a forward thinking studio in an exciting and ever-evolving industry.

FGOL is looking for a resourceful and energetic QA Tester to join the studio’s growing team.

Job Description

Our studio is looking for a passionate and talented Quality Assurance (QA) tester to work with the development team in producing applications which are extremely fun to play and of a very high quality.

You will be responsible for assisting the QA Lead & QA Manager in testing the product before release to market and subsequent updates so that the application is close to a defect free state as possible.

Length of contract is yet to be determined.

  • At least 6 months experience as a Quality Assurance position within the video/mobile games industry.
  • Experienced of working on multi-platforms e.g. Android, iOS, Amazon, Windows Phone
  • Extensive knowledge of bug databases and the workflow of a bug
  • Written QA reports in a professional manor for QA Leads or senior management e.g. after test plan completion
  • Used Excel & Google docs to write up test criteria to form test plans
  • Awareness of the development cycle and key milestones
  • Experienced of using SCRUM/Agile (not essential)
  • Passionate for the industry and finding every single bug!
  • Strongly motivated to work within a small structured team
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Comprehensive understanding of how defects are reported for the dev team to fix
  • Organised, disciplined and methodical approach to testing
  • Computer literate in word processing, record keeping, database handling
  • Excellent English & communications skill
  • Strong team spirit, pro-active with tasks
  • Basic knowledge of Unity (not essential)
  • Work effectively in completing assigned QA tasks; test plan completion, provide feedback on features, investigative tasks, live-ops checks, ad hoc testing on new features in trying to break them!
  • Ensure that all bugs are recorded in an efficient, complete and informative manner, either on the Scrum board or bug database
  • Respond to development team’s request in line with the project e.g. providing more information for bugs, balancing, build installation, validating bugs
  • Look after and keep track of company devices, data cables, equipment etc...
  • Respond to support tickets internally in reproducing them and updating them with information for the dev team to fix.