QA Engineer

Los Angeles, CA | Freelance | Job ID #65744 |
Posted Earlier this month

Our client, a video game company, is seeking a QA Engineer to join the team.


  • Own the QA process for a team that supports one or multiple products
  • Work with team of software engineers, content developers, artists, producers and project managers to create value for Players around the world
  • Be guided by company’s Test Policy to ensure the execution of quality activities at every stage of the software development life cycle
  • Partner with your team to arrive at more efficient solutions to everyday problems and improve delivery
  • Tasked to work with other QA professionals, often remotely to get your work completed
  • Focused on accountability and impact/scope where your execution of quality activities (testing, risk assessment) impacts the quality, efficiency and effectiveness of your team and closely related teams. You have specific recommendations for improvements on the development process and quality of the products you work on
  • Solve complex problems by innovating on best practices, and implement new ways of approaching and mitigating quality risks
  • Work independently needing little instruction on day-to-day work, and you are able to operate independently, while also instructing junior QA and external testers in their day-to-day tasks


  • 3+ years Software Quality Assurance Experience, with success leading testing efforts on a team
  • Your skills show expertise in one area, and you are able to deploy a variety of craft elements to solve increasingly complex problems
  • Experience designing and executing test plans
  • Experience managing components of a defect database
  • Experience tasking remote testers and providing feedback on effectiveness
  • Experience working embedded with developers and content creators
  • Experience creating custom reports on test coverage and defect data


  • Development experience across several platforms; mobile, console, and PC
  • Preferred Licenses/certifications: ISTQB Foundation Level, ISTQB Agile Tester or ICAgile Agile Testing (ICP-TST), ISTQB Expert Level, ISTQB Advanced Test Manager, ICAgile Test Expert (ICE-AT)

Employer Details:

  • Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
  • Onward Search offers medical, dental, vision benefits, as well as a 401k program, for all eligible full time temporary assignments.
  • Onward Search is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • Onward Search is a drug-free workplace.


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