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German Speaking QA Tester

Team: QA & Localisation

Location: Stirling, UK

 

At Dovetail Games we are passionate about empowering our people to build beautiful worlds, create breath-taking games and do the best work of their career. We are growing fast, developing our games using cutting edge technology and across multiple platforms, and we have big ambitions to become the Number 1 Simulation Entertainment Company in the World.

To help achieve this ambition, we are looking for a German speaking Quality Assurance Tester to join our team in Stirling. Reporting into the Localisation & QA Team Leader, you will play our games, look for linguistic and functional bugs, feedback accurate QA findings to our internal development studios and update our bug database to maintain an accurate record. 

 

Responsibilities:

  • Test software to the defined standard across all current Dovetail gaming platforms following methodical quality assurance processes and test scripts.
  • Document test results using standard industry software providing professional, clear, accurate and complete bug descriptions.
  • Provide feedback to avoid repeated mistakes, contributing to the refinement and improvement of testing procedures and test plans.
  • Review German text, including in-game content and marketing
  • Work with development teams to rectify errors, providing game-play and game-balance feedback.
  • Work with other team members to coordinate test coverage and avoid duplicated effort, assisting on the training of new team members when required.

 

What we look for in you:

  • Fluent in German and English
  • Minimum Maths, English & ICT Standard grade, GCSE or equivalent
  • Understanding the role of quality assurance and principles of software/game testing.
  • Keen gamer with the ability to familiarise with game-play elements rapidly
  • Strong organisational and time keeping skills
  • Good problem solving/analytical skills, strong attention to detail
  • Knowledge or prior experience of bug reporting software/systems is beneficial

 

Why work for us?

  • Recently announced in the Sunday Times Tech Track 100
  • Developing games across multiple platforms using cutting edge technology
  • 23 days holiday + 8 days statutory holiday
  • Excellent work-life balance
  • Pension scheme
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Eye-care vouchers
  • Free parking
  • Regular social and sporting activities

We are committed to promoting equal opportunities and diversity, and all applicants will be considered on their merit, qualifications, competence and talent regardless of any protected characteristics.

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