Guildford, United Kingdom
Permanent | Full Time
Software Engineer (Test)
Criterion - Guildford, UK
Fancy working at a world-renowned studio who do their best to ensure your needs, career, and personal life are all balanced?
You’ll soon become part of a dynamic work environment with several fitness perks, discount programs and even free games! You'll also have your own dedicated studio barista; how awesome is that?
Your role will be to build last-mile global reporting solutions that depict player evolution year-over-year in this studio's AAA titles, innovating real-time delivery methods and ensuring the needs of the team are met.
Your day-to-day will include:
Working with other engineering and development teams to understand and analyse requirements
Identifying problem areas and translating them into technical designs
Leading technical design and implementation of features for advanced game automation services and infrastructure
Guiding, inspiring and empowering other engineers on your team
Designing underlying database schema, interfaces, and planning for capacity
Implementing high-quality code with comprehensive unit testing
Fixing bugs raised from stabilisation, integration, and production
Working on migrating legacy systems to new platforms
Troubleshooting issues raised from production and resolving customer problems
Evaluating and adopting technologies which improve team efficiency and platform capabilities
Code reviewing peer developer’s code and sharing feedback to ensure consistency and quality
Employing JIRA to organise and manage development tasks and backlog
The skills and XP you'll need to succeed include:
Deep expertise with Java, C#, C++, and solid computer science background including algorithm and data structures
Experience of automated testing services, systems, and methodologies for large-scale automated software testing (preferably within games)
Familiar with or have worked previously within different engineering disciplines of game development
What the studio is offering in return:
Great compensation package
Central location in Guildford (five minutes from the main trainstation)
Private medical insurance and dental care
Free onsite gym
Rail season ticket loan
Annual game points and digital download allowance
25 days holiday (including three day company shutdown between Christmas and New Year)
Two annual staff parties (Summer and Christmas)
Casual dress code
Interested in learning more?
Get in touch!
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