Senior Automation QA Specialist

Quality Assurance Montréal, QC

Phoenix Labs is looking for an experienced Quality Assurance professional to work on Social & Interactive APIs shared amongst all future Phoenix Labs multiplayer & cross-platform games.

 

The successful candidate is a technically minded, succinct communicator, who understands the nature of a live service game and its implications in a dynamic deployment cycle.  The candidate would also be the vision holder on “What good quality should look like” and be a strong advocate of compliance rules on user privacy.

 

Let’s build services strong to the roof together!

 

Phoenix Labs is located in Montréal, QC. This is a full-time, permanent position.  

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Own the vision for QA in the shared services group, working with Engineers and Technical Vision Holders to bring that vision to life.
  • Be the resident expert on QA best practices, automated testing, and industry trends.
  • Continually developing resources to educate co-workers about compliance, privacy, and first party "Technical Requirement Checklists".
  • Build and roll out test plans, tools, and automation coverage for shared services and game team integrations.
  • Promote compliance rules on first party and platform restrictions.
  • Champion roadmap milestones in short and long terms.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

  • 5+ years of experience in QA
  • A dedication to the QA profession, and a desire to remain within it long term
  • Bachelor’s, DEC or relevant diploma for this job
  • Driven and self-motivated
  • Experience with Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery tools
  • Bias for automation and reproducibility
  • Excellent problem solving abilities
  • Excellent communication skills and comfortable working closely with developers
  • Bilingual - French/English

 

PREFERRED:

  • Confidence with Jira, Confluence, Github and Perforce
  • Experience with the  Python programming language
  • Experience with services deployed on a cloud computing platform
  • Familiar with and excited by video games
  • Experience supporting a live service with regularly scheduled releases.
  • Experience creating a plan for, and ensuring the execution of, an automated testing strategy.

 

Who we are:

At Phoenix Labs, we make games because we love them, and we love the way they inspire us, bring us together, and enrich our lives.

Our mosaic community of game developers is united by shared values and a singular mission: Do the best work of our careers creating timeless games, powered by trust, courage, and an unwavering regard for players and each other.

Phoenix Labs have studios located in Vancouver, Montreal, Los Angeles, and San Mateo. We are backed by Garena, our long-time partner in Southeast Asia.