Contract Game Tester

Game Quality Assurance | Seattle, WA

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Game Quality Assurance

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SkyRocket Studios creates midcore and casual mobile games to entertain vibrant communities of players every day! Through a combination of internal-development and second-party partnerships, we have released hit free-to-play games across the gamut of genres – from puzzle favorites like Cascade and Fairway Solitaire, to the fan-favorite RPG, Dungeon Boss. We are committed to innovating “games as services” for mobile devices. Through the use of solid technologies and rapid iteration, we use focus our creative energy on creating fun and engaging games for large and growing groups of loyal fans. At SkyRocket, we work every single day to delight our customers.

SkyRocket Studios is an integrated part of the Big Fish community (AKA “The Pond”). Located in Lower Queen Anne, our headquarters is conveniently situated on the beautiful Puget Sound, just outside the hustle-and-bustle of Downtown. We’re a short walk away from great Seattle attractions like Seattle Center, the Olympic Sculpture Garden, shops and restaurants at the pier, and a variety of food truck hot-spots. Need commuting options? We’re right along multiple bus routes for the transit-takers, the Elliott Bay trail for cyclists, and have a secure on-site garage for four-wheeled commuters. Our facilities are built around work and play, with state of the art tools and software to get the job done, and amenities that make work fun!

Want to be a part of a dynamic studio on the rise? Elevate your career with SkyRocket studios!

The mission

We’re looking for a Game Quality Assurance Tester who shares our fervor for casual games, quality, and Big Fish products. In this role, you will be responsible for running and creating test cases against games, logging and tracking bugs in our database, and regressing and closing bugs upon completion. If you love taking on new challenges and are eager to join an agile, fun, and diverse team on the forefront of casual games, we’d like to hear from you!

Also included

  • You will assist other testers on projects as needed
  • You will work to understand game client/server interaction and testing approaches

You are

  • Able to work effectively, both independently and in small teams
  • Able to adapt to shifting schedules and change tasks quickly and efficiently
  • Have excellent written and communication skills
  • Familiar with test cycles
  • Inquisitive with a real passion for free-to-play games

Required Experience

  • 2+ years experience in game testing
  • 1+ year experience in mobile testing
  • Experience performing ad-hoc testing

Preferred Experience

  • Experience with network testing, client/server interaction
  • Experience working with a LiveOps environment
  • Experience with social/mobile game testing
  • Experience with both iOS and Android mobile testing

Sound like you?

  • Click the link on this page to access the application
  • Upload your resume
  • Upload a cover letter based on this prompt: Tell us about the most interesting situation in a game that you ad hoc tested and the end result.
  • Submit your application for review