Senior QA Analyst

Bluepoint Games is looking for a motivated and passionate individual who cares about quality and gaming to join our team as a SENIOR QUALITY ASSURANCE ANALYST on a contract basis. Be ready to work in a fast-paced, fluid environment that is sure to keep you challenged, empowered, and contributing to areas of responsibility for the project life-cycle. Help the dev team strive to achieve a quality that exceeds expectations for our latest AAA title for current generation home consoles and beyond.

Please note: This is not an entry level position. Professional experience is required.

Responsibilities

  • Write quality defect descriptions; work directly with development staff on solutions
  • Provide regular updates and escalate concerns to relevant stakeholders (QA Manager, Production, Dev team, etc.)
  • Provide thorough feedback on process and features upon request
  • Maintain an excellent understanding of project status and goals
  • Develop or oversee development of QA documentation

Minimum Qualifications

  • At least 5 years QA experience at video game development studios
  • Experience working with internal and remote testing teams
  • Strong attention to detail, problem-solving, and analytical skills
  • Strong gameplay skills and understanding of gameplay systems
  • Thorough knowledge of game testing across multiple console platforms
  • Self sufficient owner of responsibilities, timely completing tasks while maintaining an eye for quality
  • Professional demeanor, able to remain productive in the face of frustrating challenges
  • Proficient working in JIRA bug tracking solutions

The ideal candidate shall also have:

  • Strong referrals from previous developers and managers
  • Most recent QA experience on current generation consoles
  • At least one project as a key tester responsible for 1st party compliance requirements
  • At least one project responsible for QA of networking functionality

About Bluepoint

The Bluepoint team is preparing for our next remake of another classic. Want to be part of creating something special, a game millions of gamers are eagerly anticipating?

Bluepoint Games is a small studio with big ideas, always looking for elite game development talent to join our family. If you too stand for quality and attention to detail, then come be part of delivering the games fans want to play at the quality they expect from us.

Since our inception in 2006, Bluepoint Games has worked on many critically acclaimed franchises: God of War, Ico, Shadow of the Colossus, Metal Gear Solid, Flower, Gravity Rush, Titanfall, and Uncharted.

For these reasons and many others – the Hill Country, lakes, and live music; an inspired university town with a thriving high-tech industry and creative community – we proudly call Austin home. We’re confident you’ll love it here, too!

To Apply

If you meet the requirements specified above and you feel the potential calling you, please email your resume and materials to jobs@bluepointgames.com. Include “Senior QA Analyst” and your name in the subject line.

If you currently reside outside of the US, please state whether you are legally authorized to work in the US.