QA Technician

Recruiter
Betting Connections Recruitment Solutions
Location
Solihull
Posted
13 Sep 2017
Closes
23 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
An opportunity to join a well-respected, established, multi-discipline team providing game design, development and integration guidance for the highest profile online casinos, brand owners and games software providers in the world.

You should be comfortable and confident testing against complex product specifications, specifically web and app based games, as well as having an inquisitive mind for exploratory testing.

Candidates with experience of commercial testing of slots, table and instant win game software would be at a distinct advantage.

A 'can do' attitude is required as is the ability to work closely as part of a team delivering to very tight deadlines.

Key Responsibilities:

The testing of a range of casino games, at various stages of development against pre-defined test scripts using desktop computers and a range of mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets. You will be responsible for ensuring games are bug free prior to release, as well as ensuring the game flows well from a player point of view. Working well under pressure, you will help to ensure deadlines are met with no compromise on quality.

Essential Skills:

- Experience within software test environments.
- Ability to work closely with software engineers
- Technical knowledge/ability
- Knowledge of and enthusiasm for mobile devices
- Knowledge of mobile operating systems (iOS and Android)
- Familiarity with desktop and mobile web browsers
- A keen eye for detail
- Tenacity
- The ability to follow written and verbal instructions closely
- Confidence to ask for help and guidance where required
- Ability to quickly learn new processes and deal with differing environments
- Ability to accurately and effectively explain any issues found, in their entirety
- Experience of test automation (creating/using)

Desirable Skills:

- Knowledge of HTML/JavaScript
- Experience of issue tracking software such as Mantis or Jira
- Experience of online slots and other online casino games
- An understanding of player expectations of online slot, table and instant win games
- Knowledge of Apple, Android and various desktop browsers
- Test script building and maintenance
- Bring new ideas and points of view
- Experience of working within an Agile environment and knowledge of Agile methodology