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QA Tester

Vicarious Visions
Albany, NY 12207
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QA Tester

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Your Mission

Your mission is to collaborate with a team of talented testers to deliver high quality AAA products to spec and on time. You will be responsible for testing a variety of software with the goal of reporting defects into a bug tracking database. Quality Assurance Testers are critical to our development process. Come join us and help raise our quality bar even higher!

In the spirit of inclusion, we encourage all to apply.

The Quests

Testing pre-release video games and verifying functionality, content, performance, playability, and hardware compatibility.

Providing detailed gameplay, balance and tuning feedback as requested

Creating organized and detailed documentation of defects and feedback in a bug tracking database

Debugging and troubleshooting

Verification of bug fixes

Collaboration with QA team members and other interdisciplinary teams.

Player Profile

You have a passion for video games and the Quality Assurance discipline

Knowledge of industry practices and software, including but not limited to Agile and Waterfall methodologies, Scrum, MS Office programs, Task Tracking Software, etc.

You excel in a collaborative environment

Must be comfortable with work involving mature themes, including but not limited to content with an M rating.

You possess strong oral and written communication skills with an ability to organize and manage time efficiently to help ensure the success of our teams

Available for 40 hours per week with the possibility of OT as needed

Bachelors Degree or equivalent with a background in an industry-related field is preferred

Your Platform

In 2019, Vicarious Visions celebrated its 28th year in the industry. Over the years, we have made hundreds of games, in every genre, on every conceivable game platform in the known universe. We are a studio that is built to last.

Our philosophy of combining cutting-edge tech with creative innovation is evidenced in all of our products. Weve worked on some of the most successful game franchises, includingCrash Bandicoot, Destiny 2,Skylanders, Guitar Hero, Marvel Ultimate Alliance, Spider-Man, and Tony Hawk.

We thrive on a culture of teamwork, respect and fun. We have built a welcoming and relaxed workplace that invites creativity and encourages individual voices. We not only give our developers a safe and warm place to incubate and grow their ideas but the tools and support necessary to turn those ideas into impactful and memorable experiences.

Our studio is located in beautiful upstate New York, only a couple of hours from NYC, with access to all the Northeast has to offer.

Activision Blizzard is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable law, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Posted: 2020-01-08 Expires: 2020-02-06
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