Game Tester and QA Specialist

@ Prodigy Game

n the last 2 years, Prodigy has gone from 50,000 to over 6,000,000 students across North America (including 80% of all Ontario students), and is currently the fastest growing educational startup in Canada. By joining our team, you will have the opportunity to help an entire generation of students to LOVE learning math while working alongside some of the brightest and most passionate people in education and gaming. Job Description: As our game continues its explosive growth, we are looking for someone that thrives in a fast-paced start-up environment and isn’t afraid of learning on the fly. Your responsibilities will include: -Testing our game, website, and network infrastructure using both manual and automated testing processes -Identifying bottlenecks and suggesting improvements to our user flows for teachers, parents, and students -Improving our testing processes immediately before and after releases -Designing and building an automated testing suite for our website -Constantly looking for ways to improve Prodigy’s game and website. We have an environment where good ideas win, and your ideas could help shape our product. What you’ll need: -Basic programming experience with the ability to manipulate code and write test cases -Extremely organized and methodical in your testing procedures -Excellent written and oral communication skills -Familiarity with the software testing life cycle -Ability to work well in a fast-paced team environment -To confirm you pay close attention to detail please respond with a cover letter indicating why you are interested in pursuing a game QA role and open your reply with the phrase Purple Monkey. -A passion for video games Required experience: QA or Game Testing: 1 year

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