SOEDESCO® is looking for a:

QA Tester

Location:
Rotterdam, the Netherlands

As a QA tester at SOEDESCO Publishing you are passionate, enthusiastic and self-motivated individual. This is a full-time position based out at SOEDESCO Publishing in Rotterdam. Candidates must be 18 years of age and above.

Responsibilities include, but may not be limited to;

  • Testing games and applications across various platforms, gaining an extensive knowledge of each.
  • Actively identifying, reproducing and accurately reporting issues in detailed bugreports and database.
  • Re-testing previously reported defects/issues in specified builds and updating the corresponding database accordingly.
  • Carrying out examination and revision of reported issues.
  • Writing testcases.
  • Writing QA reports.
  • Analyzing QA processes and improving them.
  • Providing clear and concise critical analysis and feedback when requested.
  • Participating in a close-knit, friendly atmosphere, sharing ideas and helping others when needed.
  • Learning about and adhering to our internal systems, software and processes.
  • Learning about game development, game theory and game terminology

 

Requirements

  • Knowledge and general experience of playing video games.
  • An understanding in different/multiple game genres,
  • An interest in and understanding of the video game industry.
  • Good general PC and game console knowledge, including experience with Microsoft Office suite.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Familiar with testcase management tools and methodologies.
  • Familiar with the use and maintenance of a bug database.

Personality/Skills

  • The ability to concisely present complex information via bug reports.
  • The ability to multitask and work to deadlines.
  • Ability to work as part of a team.
  • Excellent attention too detail.
  • Ability to become quickly accustomed to various in-house software systems.
  • Ability to work productively and collaboratively, respecting others' opinions.
  • Work with limited supervision & remain motivated
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
  • The ability to communicate effectively with people at all levels.
  • Eager to learn, willing to risk & fail (new techniques, but also the whole adventure in general)
  • Passionate about playing and making great games.
  • Strong curiosity and innate need to understand how things work.

  Plusses

  • General Game development knowledge (art, programming, design)
  • An understanding of Quality Insurance (ISO 9001)
  • Analytical and precise.
  • Working knowledge of hardware platform limitations is a plus.
  • Passionate about and/orextensive, in-depth knowledge of and/or experience with the game and game development industry.
  • Knowledge of current and previous generation of games consoles and PCs.
  • Experience with a variety of database software.
  • Comfortable in expressing thoughts and opinions constructively.
  • Languages: Dutch is helpful and any additional languages are a plus.

Starting date: As soon as possible

About SOEDESCO®

SOEDESCO is an independent video game developer, publisher and distributor. Their portfolio consists of titles such as Kaze and the Wild Masks, Monster Crown, Owlboy , Monstrum, Among the Sleep and Remothered: Tormented Fathers. They also have their own IPs including Truck Driver®, Adam’s Venture® and Real Farm.   SOEDESCO strives to bring fun and engaging gaming experiences to a worldwide audience. With their team of specialists, they make sure as many people as possible can enjoy their games.

More info

Interested applicants are welcomed to submit applications & CV to: