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QA Test Analyst in Irvine, CA at Nelson

Date Posted: 4/9/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job Number: 2118073


  • Work with development and quality assurance teams to develop test plans and approach for products and present the QA perspective.
  • Analyze design and source code to determine needed test hooks and API testing.
  • Identify, design, and implement technical solutions that increase test efficacy, effectiveness, and coverage while reducing test costs.
  • Design, use, and modify test harnesses and scripts to implement technical tests.
  • Analyze test data and results to identify patterns and influence engineering quality.
  • Determine metrics for testing, monitor results, and relay risk to stakeholders.
  • Gather requirements for and implement continuous test improvement.
  • Develop training materials for project team and lead workshops for technical test design, requirements gathering, and risk identification.
  • Work with third party vendors as needed.
  • Other duties as assigned.

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • Minimum of 5 years' experience in software testing
  • A minimum of 5 years' professional C++ and / or similar object oriented programming language experience
  • Expert in architecture of and writing test scripts in Python or Selenium
  • Proven ability to create data analysis tools and interpret large data sets
  • Passion for video games and software quality

  • Experience with game engines, content and asset editors, and share technologies
  • Experience with application lifecycle and test case management software development planning tools
  • Experience with JIRA and test case management software
  • Experience with enterprise software automation solutions

About Nelson:

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