Software QA Engineer (Contract)

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Playstation

Why PlayStation?

PlayStation isn’t just the Best Place to Play — it’s also the Best Place to Work. Today, we’re recognized as a global leader in entertainment producing The PlayStation family of products and services including PlayStation®5, PlayStation®4, PlayStation®VR, PlayStation®Plus, acclaimed PlayStation software titles from PlayStation Studios, and more.

PlayStation also strives to create an inclusive environment that empowers employees and embraces diversity. We welcome and encourage everyone who has a passion and curiosity for innovation, technology, and play to explore our open positions and join our growing global team.

The PlayStation brand falls under Sony Interactive Entertainment, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sony Corporation.

Software QA Engineer (Contract)

San Francisco, CA

We are looking for Software QA Engineers to join our Client QA team, and will be testing new and existing features on multiple platforms and devices in a software development environment.

At PlayStation, we are passionate about both collaboration and technology. We love building the systems that millions of people use and are our own first customers. We strive to be at the forefront of development technologies and are a diverse company with teams on four continents.

We are located in San Francisco, CA.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Plan and complete QA related activities; build test plan, test cases, and implement to ensure the quality of new features
  • Review product requirements and technical design documents to understand how the feature works on the PlayStation console and create effective testing strategies
  • Collaborate with distributed teams for multi-functional test plan design and execution
  • Report, track and verify defects

Requirements:

  • Minimum 5 years of significant work experience
  • BS in CS or related field (or equivalent work experience)
  • Extensive background in QA methodologies and experience developing and executing comprehensive test suites for system software.
  • Experience with Agile methodologies.
  • Experience with test case management systems & JIRA database systems
  • Shown experience writing automated tests in Python, Java Script or any other Programming Language
  • Strong technical, analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Able to work independently and as part of a team
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Bonus Qualifications:

  • Experience developing or writing test code/scripting for a game console or set-top box
  • Experience with at least one modern web application framework, preferably React

Equal Opportunity Statement:

Sony is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All persons will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender (including gender identity, gender expression and gender reassignment), race (including colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin), religion or belief, marital or civil partnership status, disability, age, sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity, trade union membership or membership in any other legally protected category.

We strive to create an inclusive environment, empower employees and embrace diversity. We encourage everyone to respond.

PlayStation is a Fair Chance employer and qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records will be considered for employment.

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Date posted: 2022-07-23