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Requirements

  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • San Francisco

Description

COMPANY DESCRIPTION

Ubisoft is composed of over 12,000 talented people located in 28 countries across the globe. With around 85% of its staff devoted to game development, Ubisoft has the 2nd largest in-house creative team in the world.
The company’s 27 different creative studios work hand-in-hand each day to deliver rich and innovative gaming experiences that reflect the creativity and diversity of their teams. This cross-studio collaboration model means every team member has the opportunity to participate in challenging projects based on iconic brands including Assassin's Creed®, Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon®, Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell®, Rabbids®, Rayman®, Watch Dogs®, Far Cry®, The Crew®, Just Dance® and more.

With an expansive global distribution network, Ubisoft is also a company that stays in close contact with its local fans.

To learn more, please visit: http://www.ubisoftgroup.com.

Ubisoft is committed to creating an inclusive work environment that reflects the diversity of our player community. We are an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age or disability status.
JOB DESCRIPTION

Ubisoft – San Francisco is looking for a talented Development Tester to work on our acclaimed South Park: The Fracture But Whole game.

Reporting to the QC team lead or Production Manager and physically based within the development team, the Development Tester will provide constant support to the development team by determining any anomalies prior to integration into the game version in an effort to ensure that the features do not regress after integration.

Type of position: Temporary Contract with opportunity for permanent status

Responsibilities:
 
The main and routine tasks of the Development Tester are to:
 
Follow up on and complete the test plans drawn up by the development team/team lead to pinpoint the bugs and methodically verify all of the aspects of the game pertaining to his/her work, and take part in the development of test cases

Carry out regular and specific checks on the integrations of the version that will be delivered

Isolate and reproduce bugs to assess the gravity and probability based on standards, and suggest solutions in certain cases

Detail the bugs using the database and/or reports to facilitate follow up

Log images and/or videos to enhance bug descriptions

Follow up on the assignment of the functionality bugs detected by external teams

Follow up on bug corrections by the development team using internal tools and manage bug assignment

Communicate information on the bugs that are detected to all those involved (immediate supervisor, development team members and testers)

Ensure as much prevention as possible for the development team in an effort to minimize the number of functionality bugs prior to debugging

Directly support the development team by reproducing the bugs in real time, validating the changelists and carrying out feature validation tests and scopes

Follow all security rules regarding the manipulation of the versions

Take part in game content meetings on the advancement of the project to explain the progress to the creative team

Carry out all other related tasks

QUALIFICATIONS


High school diploma or equivalent
College diploma and/or game tester training an asset
Two years+ experience in quality control in the video game industry
Experience in programming or a related field an asset
Familiarity with database and file managing software (JIRA, Perforce)
Familiarity with latest Sony Playstation and Microsoft Xbox compliance suites
Familiarity with Apple iPad and iPhone products
Proactivity
Good communication and interpersonal skills
Ability to rapidly adapt to change
Ability to work under pressure
Ability to manage concurrent project
Excellent written communication skills
Knowledge of video game industry terms
Knowledge of the Windows environment
Knowledge of the Microsoft Office suite
Knowledge of music and music-related culture
Basic working knowledge of guitar and/or bass guitar

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

About the company

Ubisoft is a leading creator, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment and services, with a rich portfolio of world-renowned brands. The teams throughout Ubisoft's worldwide network of studios and business offices are committed to delivering original and memorable gaming experiences across all popular platforms.

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