QA Analyst - Shared Tech in Barcelona

King

Est. Salary
35,000 - €45,000
Workplace
Onsite
Hours
Full-Time
Internship
No
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Job Description

We are looking for an experienced QA Analyst for our Barcelona office, to work with our tech teams to provide Game Operations tools and services to our game teams in an agile fashion.

Your role within our Kingdom

The QA Analyst needs to live and breathe quality and used to working in a highly agile environment. Main Responsibilities:
  • Work close to the programmers, understands their needs and supports the verification of various developing features of our engine and tools
  • Detect and isolate the repeatability steps of application errors
  • Hands-on testing including functionality, exploratory, integration and regression tests
  • Collaborate with the team to help implement/improve and automate test and release processes Other Responsibilities:
  • Understands tech stack on a basic level
  • Acknowledges all technical features and particularities of devices used in the testing process
  • Participates actively in improving test design & test coverage
  • Posts a clear and accurate description of each bug found in the QA database.
  • Manages defects through to resolution
  • Shares technical knowledge/potentially general bugs/improvement ideas with the rest of the testing team
  • Supports the development team with coherent and objective information
  • Provides positive/negative feedback with regard to the quality of the application
  • Is are proactive in the approach to testing. They ask themselves "What testing is needed, here and now?"
  • Creates testing scenarios specific to assigned tasks
  • Performs additional activities assigned by managers
  • Participates in sprint planning meetings, design reviews and sprint retrospectives

    Skills To Create Thrills

    You are passionate about games and tools to make them and able to work in a flexible and fluid environment where the job will evolve over time. Other skills include:
  • Previous experience in a QA department
  • Quality oriented - keep customers always in mind
  • Fluent in English
  • Experience in performing functional and regression testing
  • Excellent capacity of focusing to details
  • Experience in working on different platforms and technologies
  • Experience with bug databases (Jira, Hansoft) and Office tools (Excel, Outlook)
  • Scripting experience with Python or UI automation a plus
  • Basic experience with Git and Jenkins

    A great saga needs diverse heroes

    Making games is fun. Especially when you do it with people who share the same idea of what makes a good workplace, great. We craft games for everyone, no matter where they are or who they are, and we employ all kinds of people from all types of backgrounds to bring them to life. We believe we simply can’t expect diversity in our players and new ideas in our games without first nurturing it in our people. A great saga needs all sort of heroes. That’s why we provide equal opportunities and hire all sorts of talent.

    We’re Seriously Playful

    Officially, we are a leading interactive entertainment company for the mobile world. Unofficially, we’re a serious business that takes pride in having fun. Every single day at King, we mix intuition with logic, art with science and magic with mathematics to craft the games the world loves to play. Together with our parent company, Activision Blizzard, our mission is to bring moments of magic to everyday life. If you think this is something you can help us achieve, then we’d love to talk with you.

    Apply now!

    You can find more information on our culture, values and benefits, including relocation packages at jobs.king.com. And we will be happy to tell you more about the role and about us. You should submit your application in English.

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    About King

    • Games

    • Privately Held

    •  London, United Kingdom

    • 1001-5000 employees

    • 2003

    King is a leading interactive entertainment company for the mobile world, with people all around the world playing one or more of our games.

    We have developed more than 200 fun titles, and offer games in over 200 countries and regions. Our franchises include Candy Crush, Farm Heroes, Pet Rescue and Bubble Witch. We have 340 million average monthly unique users, as of second quarter 2015, across web, social and mobile platforms. 

    At King, we design games with a broad appeal, which allow people to play for a moment, then move on with their day and pick up their game later. Our games are also synchronized across platforms, allowing players to switch seamlessly between devices and platforms and continue their game wherever they left off, so they can play anywhere, any time and on any device. For us, this is encapsulated in the idea of bitesized entertainment. 



    King has game studios in Stockholm, Bucharest, Malmö, London, Barcelona, Berlin, Singapore, and Seattle, along with offices in San Francisco, Malta, Seoul, Tokyo and Shanghai.


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