Junior Tech QA
11 days ago
From critically acclaimed The Longest Journey to the very first sci-fi MMO Anarchy Online, to the brutal trials of Conan Exiles, our 28-year history has set our players uniquely up for a journey to the harsh world of Dune, where the continual battle for survival and spice will bring a challenge that is Legendary.
The Funcom team consists of over 250 people located in 5 studios - Norway, the US, Portugal, Sweden, a newly opened Romania studio - plus an additional UI/UX hub in the UK. As part of Funcom’s ongoing growth, and completing a successful turnaround, Funcom is now backed by Tencent, the largest online gaming company in the world!
Our studio in Oslo is now looking for a Junior QA tester to work with our Tech team to test features and changes before they are pushed to the dev team, as well as help reproduce tricky issues across multiple platforms.
Your Mission in Funcom
In this position, you will be asked to test new content and modifications done by the core technology teams as well as occasionally the game teams and verify that it works as intended. In addition, you will assist the teams with debugging and profiling tasks. You will also collaborate with the game development teams to write and set up automated tests of game features in Unreal Engine 4.
How you can have an impact in your position:
As a Tech QA tester, you will be expected to be able to handle multiple tasks at the same time, as well as being able to cooperate in multi-disciplinary teams. Communication and cooperation are key to this position, as you will need to follow-up with the tech and dev teams on the issues that need to be resolved.
We are looking for someone that has:
• Knowledge of Unreal Engine 4 and at least surface knowledge of C++ and blueprints
• Basic programming knowledge
• Recently completed education, either in game development or programming
• Fluency in English
In addition, the perfect candidate has:
The successful candidate is structured and systematic, communicative, and a team player with a strong cooperative mindset. Since this position will require a fair amount of multitasking, we prefer if you are a quick thinker with an ability to change quickly between different tasks and disciplines.
We evaluate candidates on an ongoing basis and recommend candidates to apply as soon as possible!
Please apply in English.
We are a Scandinavian company and follow Scandinavian work values. For you, that means a flat structure in which you can thrive, be yourself, and leave a mark in the studio and become an ambassador for our company values. We focus on Agile/Scrum methodology, and heavily value the importance of work-life balance in employee culture. Funcom values close-knit, collaborative individuals who crave creative ownership, a drive for constructive input, and a never-ending pursuit of evolution and quality.
The Funcom Oslo studio is a professional working environment with international work culture, close to 100 people from over 25 different nationalities in one of the happiest countries in the world. Funcom is an international and varied environment in which people have one thing in common – their love for making and playing video games.
Located in central downtown Oslo, the studio is situated in a modern office building surrounded by a cozy area with lots of sights, restaurants, and cafés.
Working at Funcom Oslo offers a flexible 37.5h/week working schedule, relocation assistance, pension plan, healthcare package, social Fridays, free access to the gym, and a long list of other benefits. Even more: working at Funcom means being part of a family of kind, skilled and professional colleagues that share a passion for games!
We have a diverse, dynamic, inclusive , challenging and engaging culture, with a basis of continued training and career development opportunities, and w e encourage candidates from all walks of life to apply. Come join us in a friendly environment of enthusiastic professionals willing to go the extra mile to deliver world-class games.
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