Games Test Associate 1

Lionbridge Technologies - Redmond, WA

Lionbridge enables more than 800 world-leading brands to increase international market share, speed adoption of products and effectively engage their customers in local markets worldwide. Using our innovative cloud technology platforms and our global crowd of more than 100,000 professional cloud workers, we provide translation, digital marketing, global content management and application testing solutions that ensure global brand consistency, local relevancy and technical usability across all touch points of the customer lifecycle. Based in Waltham, Mass., Lionbridge maintains solution centers in 28 countries.

Employee Sub-Group: Regular FT Hourly

Work Schedule:
Location: Redmond , Washington
Position Title: Operator Test 1

Req: 24646

Has your character ever clipped through the floor or walls as you walk?

When playing a warrior, did you have to learn to play the zither to wield a two-handed sword?

Have you wondered why you needed a built port and three gallons of oil to train your cavalry?

Does it bother you that regardless of road, hills, or rocks, your car drives the same?

Are you an experienced games tester that wants to help the wider testing teams on strategy, approach, and problem solving? Do you want experience working with AAA studios and publishers to help launch cutting-edge games?

Your Quests, should you accept:
Know how to identify risks and how to appropriately communicate risks and issues in a timely and detailed manner
Conduct root cause analysis against uncovered issues
Mentor lower level testers in advanced root cause analysis
Possibly delegate to and lead small teams of lower level testers
Work closely with the team leadership to deliver requested daily results
Verify and enforce best practices in test case execution and bug writing
Ensure tasks and instructions are delivered crisply and all questions answered
Contribute to a culture of innovation and quality
Deliver accurate, concise, and data driven daily reports

Your Skill Tree should have these unlocked:
Strong academic or practical knowledge of QA methodologies and tools, software testing standards, strategies, and the software development cycle
Ability to author test cases and test specs for functional areas
Adept with writing detailed concise bug reports
Advanced software troubleshooting skills
Experience with industry standard test software such as JIRA, TestRail, Confluence, or equivalents
Practiced and analytical problem-solving approach
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Basic understanding of how to use data to guide test execution
Ability to prioritize in a complex and fast-paced environment