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Software Developer - QA Tools & Automation

Amazon Games Studios

Montreal, QC 04-19-2024
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

Basic Qualifications
- 3+ years of experience in software development
- 2+ years of Game development experience demonstrable across 1-2 product lifecycles
- 2+ years of experience creating automation frameworks for testing different technologies (services, websites, mobile, desktop, consoles, games, etc)
- 2+ years of experience participating in focused quality assurance efforts
- 1+ years of experience using Python, Golang, C# or C++
- Experience developing build, release and automation pipelines for video games
- Strong verbal and written communication skills, in French and English; due to the nature of the role that requires interaction with other Amazon entities globally and with Amazon employees and stakeholders in other provinces in Canada, bilingualism French and English is required for this position.

DESCRIPTION


As a Software Developer, you contribute to the creation of various technology components for a new MOBA. As part of the Quality Assurance team, you design automated testing solutions, infrastructures and tools to streamline both development and testing. Automated testing is underexplored in the video game industry, so you seize that unique opportunity to innovate and advance testing practices. Together, we develop world-class automation and tools that seamlessly integrate with functional QA and game data analysis to ensure high-quality releases that gamers will love.

Joining Amazon Games Montréal means taking part in the foundation of a new video game studio that operates at a focused, human scale; participating in the creation of a new intellectual property, a fresh take on the AAA multiplayer online battle arena game (yes, a MOBA); and collaborating with a team of well-rounded experts who have a great time working together. Come build the future with us!

We know that your talent and skills can be expressed through a variety of relevant experiences. We encourage you to apply, even though you may not have all the qualifications listed.

Responsibilities
- Design and implement automated testing frameworks and infrastructure.
- Work directly with the game teams to increase automated testing coverage and validation of new features.
- Leverage AWS technologies to solve the needs of QA and development.
- Streamline reporting to ensure the right people have the information they need to make the actionable decisions about product quality.

Preferred Qualifications

- Experience with Unreal 5 or similar game engine
- Experience in devising and executing test solutions for game services and technical features, especially with regards to load, performance, reliability, scalability, and security
- Experience working on large-scale, commercial online game services
- Experience with large-scale services, distributed systems, cloud computing, and databases
- Experience working in a Kanban, Agile, and/or Test Driven development environment

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rv6jbn-44-210-83-132-42 in your application.