DTS: Associate Quality Designer
Location: Stockholm, Stockholm County, Sweden
Requisition Number: 159129
Position Title: Quality Designer I
We are EA Frostbite
We entertain millions of people across the globe by creating the most amazing and immersive interactive software in the industry. Making great experiences is challenging, which is why we employ creative and passionate people.
The challenge ahead
Frostbite is our technology platform for diverse game franchises, being used by thousands of developers to create experiences such FIFA, Battlefield, Star Wars Battlefront, Mass Effect, Dragon Age, Need for Speed and Plant vs. Zombies Garden Warfare. To allow our game makers to create fantastic experiences, they need high-quality tools which evolves over the years. This is where Frostbite Quality Assurance comes in.
We are looking for someone who will take ownership of a domain’s test strategy and execution. As an Associate Quality Designer, you will be a driver of the quality process and become adept in testing the engine, alongside associated in-house or 3rd party tools.
What an Associate Quality Designer does at Frostbite
As a Quality Designer for the Frostbite Team, you will partner with Frostbite, EA Studios game teams, and Quality leadership to set, measure, and achieve quality targets. You will have a holistic view of the project, from how the product is designed to released, to how it is integrated and supported. You will analyze the product and methods of how the product is built, provide long-term strategies and short-term tactics to improve it, implement, use data to validate the effectiveness of the approaches you implement.
Being a Quality Designer is about supporting the team and growing together. As part of an experienced diverse quality team, you will collaborate with dev team partners to identify and drive workflow, process, automation improvement opportunities, and get to develop creative or technical solutions to the problems in front of and ahead of you. Along with planning, coordination, and testing, you will track data metrics and key performance indicators so that you and partners can analyze and measure the success of the choices we make.
What is Frostbite QA looking for?
- 5+ years of Quality experience, working with defect tracking, test management and bug prevention strategies
- Understanding of software development processes, continuous integration, build systems and related tools (Perforce, Visual Studio)
- Experience with games, game engines, content and asset editors and Computer Graphics (3D Art, Lighting or VFX)
- Familiarity with common automation approaches including testing frameworks, unit tests, and automated functional tests
- Partner with the distributed teams across multiple locations
- Take ownership of project- and team-wide programs and improve their implementation
Nice to have
- Proficiency with data visualization tools like PowerBI, Tableau, Google Analytics
- Understand programming concepts
What’s in it for you? Glad you asked!
At Frostbite we take care of our staff and have done so during our steady growth over the last decade. In addition to a great benefits package we offer our employees 10 EA games per year, massage every three weeks, a variety of sports activities (yoga and cross fit to name a few) and health care allowance. We have a collective bargain agreement with Unionen and Sveriges Ingenjörer and also provide our employees with occupational pension.
We value our employees’ personal lives. A good work-life balance is something we practice and maintain even during high-intensity periods.
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Electronic Arts Inc. is a leading global interactive entertainment software company. EA delivers games, content and online services for Internet-connected consoles, personal computers, mobile phones and tablets.
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Date Opened: 2019-12-17 16:45:06.96
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EA is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, religion, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, marital status, family status or veteran status. We will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal records in accordance with applicable law.