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Graduate / Junior QA Engineer

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Tuesday, 7 June, 2022 - 2:41 PM
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Graduate / Junior QA Engineer

The Graduate / Junior QA Engineer is responsible for the software quality assurance of slot games, working closely with game developers.
 

The company

AGS is a fun, exciting, and growing company focused on making amazing slot machine games. What is a slot machine game you ask?  Well it’s like an Xbox video game except people can win real money.

With a strong brand presence in the US, we’ve expanded onto Aussie soil with our newest Sydney office. We’re looking for a Graduate / Junior QA to join our newest studio team and make sure our product quality continues to shine.  If you are a self-motivated person who enjoys the complexities of working in a multi-discipline creative environment, then we’ll love to meet you. 
 

What you will be doing:

  • Write, maintain and review test cases and test documents.
  • Provide feedback on quality assurance processes to increase the effectiveness of the testing process.
  • Perform game functionality testing during the game development phase to ensure high product quality.
  • Defect management and coordination.
  • Working closely with game developers and game designers to understand game functionality and assist in resolving identified defects.
  • Participate in requirements understanding and maintain the traceability matrix to assure test coverage is adequate.
  • Compile, configure and load games onto the target proprietary hardware.
  • Take ownership of reported bugs through to resolution.

What you will bring:

  • Knowledge or experience in XML, Linux OS, and bash script and Unity, C# and/or C++.
  • Knowledge or experience in the use of source control, automate build environment and test management tools.
  • Excellent analytical & problem-solving skills and out-of-the-box thinking abilities.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Good understanding of testing methodologies and documenting test plans & test cases.
  • Knowledge of testing in an agile environment.
  • Awareness of test estimation techniques and be able to provide estimates for assigned testing.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering or related field.
  • Good team player - a passion to help your team members and to work with them for the greater good.
  • Excellent analytical & problem-solving skills and out-of-the-box thinking abilities.
  • Good communication skills, ability to clearly communicate with the developer and an eye for detail.
  • A positive, can do proactive attitude.
  • Awareness of and adherence to Quality Assurance practices.

It would be great if you have:

  • Knowledge or exposure to slot gaming functionality and regulatory requirements.
  • Knowledge or experience in bug reporting tools.
  • Knowledge or experience of slot gaming mechanism.

Benefits:

  • Awesome location in a brand-new office in North Ryde, NSW Australia.
  • Birthday Leave, team events and a bustling lunch room with free fruit, coffee & candy!
  • Fun team of highly capable and experienced developers and the opportunity to train and develop your skills - on the house!
     

Please note that this position requires your presence in our office in North Ryde, NSW Australia as the work cannot be done remotely.

Candidates must be an Australian citizen or a permanent resident. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. 

To get a sense of our organizational culture and day to day events please visit and 'Like' our Facebook Community and Careers page at https://www.facebook.com/AmericanGamingSystems or follow us on Instagram @ PLAY_AGS