Senior QA Analyst, Tools

    • Epic Games
  • Cary, NC
  • Posted 46 days ago | Updated 10 hours ago

Overview

On Site
Full Time

Skills

Product QA
Game development
Quality assurance
Risk management
User experience
Level design
Unreal Engine
Problem solving
Risk assessment
QA management
Performance testing
Test plans
Software testing
Test methods
Usability testing
3D computer graphics
Life insurance
Architectural design
Epic
Creativity
Testing
Evaluation
Modeling
Management
Planning
Reporting
Embedded systems
Data
Agile
Coaching
Value engineering
Virtual reality
Media
Policies
Recruiting

Job Details

WHAT MAKES US EPIC?

At the core of Epic's success are talented, passionate people. Epic prides itself on creating a collaborative, welcoming, and creative environment. Whether it's building award-winning games or crafting engine technology that enables others to make visually stunning interactive experiences, we're always innovating.

Being Epic means being a part of a team that continually strives to do right by our community and users. We're constantly innovating to raise the bar of engine and game development.

QUALITY ASSURANCE
What We Do

The Quality Assurance team owns the testing process, risk management, and quality evaluation of all products and functions across Epic. Our team works closely with developers and production to ensure the best possible user experience for our community and customers.
What You'll Do

We are seeking a Senior QA Analyst to act as a QA stakeholder in the Level Design, Modeling and World Creation space of the Unreal Engine. You will be working directly with our Designers, Engineers, and Producers on this project as an area owner, overseeing the evaluation and planning of testing, allocating your time between deep investigations and reporting on test efforts for your area to drive the quality bar of your embedded space. We are a creative group within a large dynamic organization that prizes intelligence, creativity, and nimble problem-solving skills. Our ideal candidate is a self-starter with game QA or game engine QA or game QA experience and has a passion for innovating and improving upon the Project and Product Quality Assurance Process. To be set up for success, a person in this role should have experience with end-to-end feature ownership and risk assessment while being flexible in a fast-paced environment.
In this role, you will
  • Work with UE developers, producers, and QA management to define acceptance criteria, identify risks, and plan testing coverage for upcoming features/releases
  • Coordinate automated, functional, qualitative, and performance testing efforts
  • Build test strategies and test plans to cover multiple features in a dynamic and fast-paced environment
  • Using a mix of manual and technical testing skills to execute a variety of testing techniques across your product to analyze the quality of said product
  • Track and Report on quality data, and utilize that data to drive conversations around product quality and development health
What we're looking for
  • 3+ years of software testing experience in a fast paced environment
  • Solid understanding of test methodologies and iterative development
  • Experience in functional and usability testing in your domain of expertise
  • Ability to thrive while working in a fast-paced working environment, with the ability to juggle multiple projects
  • Knowledge in one or more of these areas: Game Engines or 3D Software toolsets (UE4/5 game engine experience a plus) Modeling, Level Design and/or World Creation toolsets , Agile/Reactive test strategies
  • Someone who is user-focused, passionate, scrappy, solutions-focused, and innovative. These traits equal success at Epic and influence everything we do
EPIC JOB + EPIC BENEFITS = EPIC LIFE

Our intent is to cover all things that are medically necessary and improve the quality of life. We pay 100% of the premiums for both you and your dependents. Our coverage includes Medical, Dental, a Vision HRA, Long Term Disability, Life Insurance & a 401k with competitive match. We also offer a robust mental well-being program through Modern Health, which provides free therapy and coaching for employees & dependents. Throughout the year we celebrate our employees with events and company-wide paid breaks. We offer unlimited PTO and sick time and recognize individuals for 7 years of employment with a paid sabbatical.

ABOUT US

Epic Games spans across 19 countries with 55 studios and 4,500+ employees globally. For over 25 years, we've been making award-winning games and engine technology that empowers others to make visually stunning games and 3D content that bring environments to life like never before. Epic's award-winning Unreal Engine technology not only provides game developers the ability to build high-fidelity, interactive experiences for PC, console, mobile, and VR, it is also a tool being embraced by content creators across a variety of industries such as media and entertainment, automotive, and architectural design. As we continue to build our Engine technology and develop remarkable games, we strive to build teams of world-class talent.
Like what you hear? Come be a part of something Epic!

Epic Games deeply values diverse teams and an inclusive work culture, and we are proud to be an Equal Opportunity employer. Learn more about our Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Policy here .

Note to Recruitment Agencies: Epic does not accept any unsolicited resumes or approaches from any unauthorized third party (including recruitment or placement agencies) (i.e., a third party with whom we do not have a negotiated and validly executed agreement). We will not pay any fees to any unauthorized third party. Further details on these matters can be found here .