DURATION

Permanent

 

SALARY

We offer a competitive salary, which is dependent on experience.

OVERVIEW

Fabrik is a unique independent games studio looking to expand its highly experienced team in Manchester.

We are about to celebrate our 6th birthday and we are currently looking at expanding our team up to 30 by December 2020 as we are working on a globally recognised sci-fi/horror, AAA cross-platform title for the next 2.5 years.

Over the next 5 years, Fabrik will be bringing the development of world-class games to market with new IP creation always at its heart. This will be done through co-development opportunities and working on future-facing platforms which means further expansion into a different genre of games and technologies.

The Studio prides itself on a good work/life balance, with flexible working around core hours in a friendly and relaxed environment.

Based at Arbeta, we are just 10 minutes away from the vibrant Manchester city centre, with excellent transport links and free parking in the large car park next to the building.

Free weekly exercise classes are available for all staff, including Yoga and Circuit Training.

We are looking for an Embedded Quality Assurance professional, who has experience working on AAA and VR titles. Reporting directly to production, the embedded tester will be responsible for testing all work completed by the development team before being submitted back to our main development branch, as well as running daily smoke tests to ensure the stability of the game at all times. This is a fantastic opportunity for a tester to grow and develop as the studios QA requirements increase.

 

REQUIRED 

  • Experience of testing on a range of platforms (Consoles, VR and PC)

  • Computer literate with a strong ability to pick up new software packages quickly

  • Excellent MS Office Skills

  • Experience of compatibility testing working with TRCs

  • Bug database management & maintenance experience

  • Excellent understanding of game development, technical testing with proven areas of ownership

  • Developed & implemented strong & comprehensive test plans

  • Experience of working & maintaining a good relationship with external parties

  • Amiable and approachable with strong communication skills

  • Proven experience of leading a team directly & creating high-quality output as an individual

  • Experience of working directly with a development team across the course of a project

  • The ability to work closely with the development team in identifying, reporting and recreating bugs

  • Experience of working on localised projects

  • Usability testing experience

  • Strong analytical skills & a keen eye for details

  • Self-motivated with a strong work ethic & a desire to make world-class AAA games

  • Excellent organizational skills.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Daily smoke test to ensure the stability of the game

  • Testing all changes made by the dev team before being submitted to the main development branch

  • Creating and executing test plan

  • Quality reporting to the development team

  • Bug database management

  • Production support

HOW TO APPLY

To apply for this role please send a cover letter, CV & any relevant portfolio work to jobs@fabrikgames.com

Fabrik Games is working directly with pre-approved recruitment agencies, and as such we will only accept CV's and portfolio from direct applicants or applicants provided by the pre-approved agencies.

EMBEDDED QA

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