Full Time Job

Associate QA Engineer - League, Game Analysis Team

Riot Games

Los Angeles, CA 10-28-2021
 
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
Associate QA Engineer - League, Game Analysis Team - Wild Rift Focus

As QA Engineers at Riot, we are champions for quality focused on testing to guarantee a holistic understanding of Riot's projects. They create test plans and evaluate both the functional and subjective caliber of projects for a Riot development team. As every project is different, they listen and improve, to put the players and their team first, and to solve ambiguous and complex problems. Most importantly, it's their passion and love for quality that ensures that QA Engineers help us level up and improve our processes, giving players the best experiences while playing our games.

As an Associate QA Engineer on the Game Analysis Team you will focus on validation testing of upcoming gameplay experiences for Wild Rift and League of Legends. You will work directly with developers to play, plan, and evaluate playtests. You will work with projects in all states of development and create objective analysis that guides a variety of design decisions. You will help build our understanding of how players will best utilize upcoming content and identifying when a design is being used in a destructive way, preventing players from experiencing that pain. You will work on a team with passionate gamers that love theorycrafting, discussing, and solving multiplayer games. An Associate QA Engineer will typically report to a QA Supervisor or QA Manager.

Responsibilities:
• High-level understanding of micro and macro decisions between both Wild Rift and League
• Provide evidence-based feedback to show whether an upcoming change accomplishes a specific goal or not
• Perform static analysis of in-game stats
• Manage defects uncovered during playtests

Required Qualifications:
• Diamond 4+ in Solo/Duo queue on League
• Diamond 1+ in Ranked queue on Wild Rift
• Experience working with a team in a professional setting
• Experience solving complex or unique problems in a professional setting

Desired Qualifications:
• Experience with additional mobile MOBA games
• One ore more years Software Quality Assurance Experience

For this role, you'll find success through craft expertise, a collaborative spirit, and decision-making that prioritizes the delight of players. We will be looking at your past studies, experience, and your personal relationship with games. If you embody player empathy and care about the experiences of players, this could be the role for you!
Our Perks:

Riot has a focus on work/life balance, shown by our open paid time off policy, in addition to other perks such as flexible work schedules. We offer medical, dental, and life insurance, parental leave for you, your spouse/domestic partner and children and a 401k with company match. Check out our benefits pages for more information.

Riot Games fosters a player and workplace experience that values teamwork embodied by the Summoner's Code and Community Code. Our culture embraces differences as a strength, and our values are the guiding principles for how we approach work. We are committed to putting diversity and inclusion (D&I) at the center of everything we do, and promoting a fair and collaborative culture where Rioters treat one another with dignity and respect. We encourage you to read more about our value of thriving together and our ongoing work to build the most inclusive company in gaming

It's our policy to provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and members of Riot Games, Inc. Riot Games makes reasonable accommodations for handicapped and disabled Rioters and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, handicap, veteran status, marital status, criminal history, or any other category protected by applicable federal and state law, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance relating to an applicant's criminal history (LAMC 189.00).

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rnxjx3-3-81-89-248-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Riot Games

Riot Games was founded in 2006 to develop, publish, and support the most player-focused games in the world. In 2009, we released our debut title, League of Legends, to worldwide acclaim. League has gone on to be the most-played PC game in the world and a key driver of the explosive growth of esports.