Full Time Job

Senior QA Engineer, Foundation

Epic Games

Cary, NC 04-08-2024
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

What We Do

The Quality Assurance team owns the testing process, risk management, and quality evaluation of all products and functions across Epic. Our team works closely with developers and production to ensure the best possible user experience for our community and customers.

What You'll Do

People within the QA Engineer career track work with product owners, developers, and QA management to define acceptance criteria, resolve ambiguity, identify risks, and plan testing coverage for upcoming features/releases. You will develop and implement automation test strategies and utilize technical tooling to expand breadth and add depth to QA coverage of multiple features. You will facilitate functional, qualitative, and performance testing efforts while using a mix of manual and technical testing skills to execute a variety of testing techniques across your product to analyze and report on quality. You are expected to work in a highly autonomous environment embedded on a specific team or product while working closely with designers, engineers, and production staff, using a combination of quality assurance, data analysis, and technical skills to drive appropriate testing techniques early on in development through release cycles and beyond. Your features may have many clients across multiple projects. Communicating status, plans, and building a shared strategy will be key.

In this role, you will
• Work with product owners, developers and QA management to define acceptance criteria, identify risks, and plan testing coverage for upcoming features / releases
• Examine technical gaps and automation initiatives between geographically distributed teams, vendors, and agencies to deliver the highest quality product
• Build test strategies and test plans to cover multiple features in a dynamic and fast-paced environment
• Develop and implement automated test cases and debug issues across clients and hardware to ensure a full picture of their impact.
• Own feature level test planning and test execution of individual features
• Use a mix of manual and technical testing skills to execute a variety of testing techniques across your product to analyze the quality of said product while
• Report and track data quality. Use that data to drive conversations around product quality and development health, support developers before, during, and after deployments.
• Proactively manage incoming defects and work autonomously on highest value tasks, be it test writing or test execution.

What we're looking for
• 3-5 years experience programming with C++, Java or C# required
• Demonstrate experience programming tools or automation using Python, C++ and/or C#
• Ability to confidently collaborate with senior members on technical topics and features
• Ability to assess scope and requirements and help drive project timeline/milestones/plans
• Must have a strong background in reporting and tracking for data quality
• Software or games testing experience in a fast paced environment
• Technical understanding of web, mobile, XR, or game technologies, including automation, functional, qualitative, and performance against consistently iterative development

Note to Recruitment Agencies: Epic does not accept any unsolicited resumes or approaches from any unauthorized third party (including recruitment or placement agencies) (i.e., a third party with whom we do not have a negotiated and validly executed agreement). We will not pay any fees to any unauthorized third party. Further details on these matters can be found here.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rzvz97-3-215-186-30-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Epic Games

Founded in 1991, Epic Games is a leading interactive entertainment company and provider of 3D engine technology. Epic operates Fortnite, one of the world’s largest games with over 350 million accounts and 2.5 billion friend connections. Epic also develops Unreal Engine, which powers the world’s leading games and is also adopted across industries such as film and television, architecture, automotive, manufacturing, and simulation.