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Audio Quality Assurance Tester
Updated on 1/28/2023
Locations
San Diego, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
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Desired Skills
Communications
Quality Assurance (QA)
Requirements
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • A strong passion for and knowledge of audio within video games
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication (needs to be able to communicate bugs - how did you find them? What exact steps are needed to make it happen again?)
  • Basic to intermediate understanding of networking setup and hardware, as well as how its principles and components apply to modern console, PC, and mobile gaming / functionality
  • Ability to work in both an individual and team environment
  • Flexible schedule
  • An understanding of how audio functions within a video game and ability to critically think of audio issues to relay to the Development Team
Responsibilities
  • Executing test plans on pre-release versions of software, including VR testing
  • Assessing product functionality against official SIE quality standards
  • Research and documenting product defects and violations
  • Logging issues for development team review in concise written report formats
  • Collaborating with other team members to ensure quality and accuracy in audio for games and functionality
  • Utilize audio knowledge to provide feedback that will help to improve the title for the peak experience of the end user
Desired Qualifications
  • 1+ years of previous QA experience in a related field
  • 4 year college degree
  • Background in audio (college degree, previous field work knowledge, or just a passion for audio within video games)
PlayStation Global

5,001-10,000 employees

Online multiplayer gaming and digital media delivery service
Company Overview
Playstation's mission is to deliver new joy, excitement and awe to everyone. The company builds software and hardware for gaming consoles and content.
Benefits
  • Health and wellness: Medical (PPO, HDHP, and HMO), dental, vision, disability, employee assistance program, flexible spending accounts, health savings account, student loan repayment assistance, education reimbursement program, wellness reimbursement, identity theft protection, basic and voluntary life and AD&D insurance, business travel accident insurance, 4.5% 401(k) match, commuter program, additional voluntary programs (group legal, pet insurance, auto and home insruance), onsite flu shots and biometric screenings
  • Family and time off: 12 paid holidays, generous PTO, paid parental leave, adoption assistance program, 529 college savings plan match, back-up child care, parental and elder care coaching
  • Perks: Sony product discounts, passport perks program, monthly $10 Playstation Network voucher, employee referral bonus, game launch events
Company Core Values
  • Dreams & Curiosity: Pioneer the future with dreams and curiosity
  • Diversity: Pursue the creation of the very best by harnessing diversity and varying viewpoints
  • Integrity & Sincerity: Earn the trust for the Sony brand through ethical and responsible conduct
  • Sustainability: Fulfill our stakeholder responsibilities through disciplined business practices