In this role you will be responsible for building and executing automation and load performance scripts, testing of API’s in development, support for the backend technologies involved in our Madden/NBA Live projects, as well as reviews of Technical Design Documents for current and future products and services.
Role + Responsibilities
Exploratory testing through Reviewing API logic and behavior
Build and execute the automation coverage
Integration Testing / Support
Write SQL Queries to verify data/test results
Technical Design Documentation Reviews
Work closely with development team(s) to build confidence in quality through automation
Provide documentation and logs supporting the test effort
Liaise and collaborate with client and external QA teams where necessary
Provide live support; feedback, issue investigation and triage
Identify, document and highlight risks, providing mitigation or contingency solutions where possible
Verify consistency/spot changes in a branched development environment
Verifies the resolution of issues through the end of the testing process
Helps improve the overall quality verification process
Degree in Computer Science or similar
2+ year of software testing experience
Experience with load testing
Have a strong understanding of or experience with RESTful services and Service Orientated Architecture (SOA)
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Confidence with Jira, Confluence, Git, and Perforce
Be self-motivated, adaptive, resourceful and have effective time management
Ability to write detailed, accurate test plans
Experience in online or web technologies
Familiarity with Junit, MySQL, Redis, Node.js, Splunk/Kibana, Linux command line tools, and Docker
AWS Cloud Technologies
Cloud Watch Metrics
Knowledge in continuous integration methods
Familiarity with BioWare products or knowledge of Live Services as they relate to games.
What’s in it for you? Glad you asked!
We love to brag about our great perks like comprehensive health and benefit packages, tuition reimbursement, RRSP company match and, of course, many other perks! And since we realize it takes world-class people to make world-class games, we offer competitive compensation packages and a culture that thrives off of creativity and individuality. At EA, we live the “work hard/play hard” credo every day.