Full Time Job

Quality Designer


Edmonton, AB 04-14-2021
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
At BioWare, our mission is to create worlds of adventure, conflict, and companionship that inspire you to become the hero of your story.
Our teams inspire creativity using tech and tools such as the Frostbite engine and work with thousands of developers across EA's network of studios. We are passionate about games and their potential as a creative medium to reach and inspire people through emotion, artistry, and engaging storytelling. If you share this passion, this is an amazing opportunity to help shape the next generation of gaming.

What the Art Quality Designer does at BioWare:

As an Art Quality Designer, you work with the Art development team on the quality creation and implementation of Art and Animation elements.

You will:
• Determine Art Testing Strategies and implement Test Procedures for all of our Art and Animation assets on a Title.
• Provide training for our Testers so they can perform Art related testing.
• Assess the quality of completed Art tests.
• Identify opportunities for applying automated testing for our Art assets.
• Drive sharing of best practices for Art Testing across our BioWare projects.
• Report to the Development Director.

Who You Are:
• Knowledge of software testing methodologies and practices
• Familiar with SCRUM and Agile methodologies
• Familiar with game Art concepts (3D Modeling and Animation)
• Assess content and completed testing sessions for completeness and quality
• Determine Test Strategies and Procedures
• Train others to perform testing using Art knowledge and software

• Diploma/Certificate or University Degree in Digital Arts, Animation or Visual Effects
• A minimum of 1-2 years in a Quality Assurance Role
• Experience with software testing methodologies

• Experience using 3D art tools (3ds Max, Maya or other popular 3D art tools)
• Experience using 3D editors (UnrealEd, Unity or other popular or proprietary game engines)
• Proficiency with scripting languages (Lua, Python)
• Familiarity with BioWare products
• Broad knowledge of console and PC games

You are encouraged to highlight how they meet these requirements in their cover letter.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rv171n-18-206-238-77-42 in your application.

Company Profile

Electronic Arts Inc. is a global leader in digital interactive entertainment. EA develops and delivers games, content and online services for Internet-connected consoles, mobile devices and personal computers.