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Hawkswell (logo)
64, rue du Dessous des Berges
75013 Paris

Date : 13.01.2023
Reference : AFJV-ETES2028-24716


Hawkswell is a Paris-based video game development company founded and managed by industry veterans with 15-20 years' experience in hands-on production and editorial coordination and supervision. We are united by our passion and expertise in Interactive Storytelling and the RPG (Role Playing Game) genre, our ambition is to create powerful and engaging worlds in which our players will be able to forge their own epic stories.

Senior QA

Permanent contract Paris (75)

Position Duties

You'll be joining a dynamic and motivated QA team where you can freely express yourself and contribute to a positive team environment

Under the supervision of the Lead QA, you'll be in charge of :
  • Creating test scenarios and coverage.
  • Communicate with all other departments to help them deliver their best.
  • Ensure the global quality of the game goes beyond industry standards.

Your main objectives will be :
  • Collaborate with designers and programmers alike.
  • Implement, iterate and review test scenarios and automatic tests
  • Follow and improve the production pipeline
  • Write documentation

Candidate Profile

  • You have shipped at least two games.
  • You are curious, open to others and like team working.
  • Report on the player experience test results with the ability to highlight them.
  • Not afraid on giving insight on early design and implementation.
  • Ensure all test tool data are of high quality and updated regularly.
  • Autonomous and proactive attitude.
  • Champion of the player experience, always.
  • You are as interested in helping the team get better
  • You believe in the power of stories (and games) to heal and imagine a better future.

Nice to have :
  • You are experienced with Unreal
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, French and English both written and spoken
  • Adept of the scientific method or a strong curiosity.
  • Gray & white box testing experience.
  • Certified ISTQB advanced test analyst or equivalent.
  • Being able to find what fit most for the project.
  • Good troubleshooting skills.
  • Previous experience with issue-tracking databases (JIRA, Taiga, Mantis, DevTrack...)
  • Passion for quality and a keen eye for details.

Additional Information

  • Compensation according to profile and experience
  • Health insurance
  • Flextime & remote working possible
  • Meal vouchers & transport subscription half paid
  • Community of board game / roleplaying game players

Some of us might tend not to apply for jobs unless we feel we do not meet exactly all items in the job description. We believe that high-performing teams include people from different backgrounds and experiences who can challenge each other's assumptions with fresh perspectives. We encourage you to apply, even if you don't match everything listed in the job description. Let us know why this role appeals to you, why you will be great, and which requirements will stretch you


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