Information about: Temporary Videogame Tester - French in Madrid
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About the job offer: Temporary Videogame Tester - French
Offer description The Challenge Ahead As a Videogames Tester, your role will have 1 of 2 main purposes:LT Testing - Check linguistic quality of the localised products in-line with EA procedures and requirements prior to being certified by EA’s Certification Group. Or Certification Testing – Progress through the newest EA games and run testing scripts on the latest platforms (console, PC, Mac, Mobile) to help ensure that all EA products meet the high standard required from EA and the relevant first parties. The specific role you will be given at EA will depend on your skill-set and Electronic Arts’ needs at the time of hire. What a Videogame tester does at EA Proactively complete assigned tasks accurately and thoroughly, and within a specified timeframe in order to detect (and subsequently report on a daily basis) bugs, software flaws and/or design issues;Ensure that no guideline-related bug, flaw or issue remains in the signed-off product and report them as early as possible;Proactively seek to improve knowledge of testing procedures and where applicable, related equipment;Ensure correct write-up (in English) of bugs, flaws and issues, and in LT, propose corrections to facilitate fixes;Inform Leads and Senior Testers of any issue that may slow down, stop - or improve - testing progress as early as possible;Maintain strong teamwork;Adhere to EA security procedures; take responsibility for equipment and software security; each individual is responsible for the security of any hardware or software that is in their possession;Communicate pertinent information to other team members; Special Considerations EA’s Madrid Office is a dynamic area where there are peak periods of activity and therefore the workload and the make-up of teams will vary. Although candidates will be required to work a 40-hour week, they must be flexible in terms of actual working hours and be available for overtime during the week or the weekends when necessary.
Applicant description Candidates must be at least 18 years oldFluency (written & verbal) in French language – native speaker (mother tongue);Fluency in English – Excellent verbal and written communication skills is a must have;Genuine interest and knowledge of videogames;Very good knowledge in cultural areas related to EA video games;Good knowledge of Microsoft Windows environment;Demonstrate knowledge of video game platforms - PC, Mac, Consoles (such as PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, etc.), Mobile platforms and related software;Demonstrate an organized, structured approach to testing tasks with an attention to detailAbility to identify and resolve problems effectively;Organized, self-starting, proactive, customer focused, teamwork oriented;Ability to work under pressure when necessary, and to deadline;Demonstrate ability to communicate in a clear and concise way;Problem-solving and troubleshooting skills;Methodical working practices. Beneficial Experience Experience of software testing in a Localization, QA (Quality Assurance), Customer Service or similar environment within a video game publisher/ developer/ localization agency is highly beneficial but not mandatory.Working in a multi-cultural team.