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Company Name:
Blizzard Entertainment
Location:
Irvine, California
Country:
United States
Job Type:
Tester/QA
Position type:
Full Time
Platform
Linux / UNIX, Mac OS X, PC / Windows
Minimum Number Of Professional Titles:
1
Experience Level:
Associate
Education:
High School or equivalent

Quality Assurance Analyst

Blizzard Entertainment is looking for intelligent and highly motivated testers to test our games, and support applications. Ideal candidates must have strong technical skills, troubleshooting ability, communications skills, and a solid understanding of quality assurance.

 

Responsibilities

  • Identify and execute testing for complex and interconnected functionality.
  • Submit professionally written feedback on the balance and design of Blizzard titles.
  • Build appropriate checklists for different test cases using team appropriate tools. 
  • Contribute to and execute on test plans that encompass all data and systems of a feature. 
  • Auditing of existing tools and scripts to maintain and improve testing processes.
  • Effectively drive and facilitate group tasks and promote a team environment.
  • Assist leadership with testing estimates for features based on their scope and complexity.

Requirements

  • Top tier Blizzard gaming experience in either WoW Raiding / PvP, StarCraft 2, Hearthstone, Heroes of the Storm or a minimum of 1 year of software testing experience
  • Exceptional communications skills (oral, written, and listening)
  • Available and willing to work long hours, including weekends
  • Unrelenting self-motivation and initiative
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Excellent technical skills
  • Absolute passion for Blizzard Entertainment video games

Pluses

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering discipline, or comparable industry experience
  • Knowledge of C++ / C# / Java / Scripting
  • Knowledge of web applications and browsers
  • Automation experience
  • Top tier gaming experience with Action RPGs, Collectible / Trading Card Games, MMORPGs, MOBAs, or RTS genres
  • ISTQB Certification

Required Application Materials

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter (make sure to mention language proficiencies, if any)
  • Game Analysis
  • The game analysis should demonstrate your understanding of the gameplay mechanics and relationships to the design and implementation of the game
  • The game analysis should be on either a computer game or console game. This game analysis should not be on a game made by Blizzard Entertainment
  • Please limit your game analysis to no longer than 5 pages (the average length of an analysis is approximately 3 pages)