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Here at 2K our Localization Team tests video game titles on various consoles, PC’s and handhelds to ensure flawless game play by thoroughly checking the software for errors and entering them into the testing database. Localize and translate games into the German Language. Reports to the Lead and/or QA Manager.
Identify and report mismatches in strings/text
Provide the accurate translation, and where applicable fix directly via text database
Provide context for foreign language defects
Complete daily smoke tests in a timely manner
Quickly run through the whole game to check the stability of a build
Identify defects, follow test plans, and verify fixes
Enter clear and concise bugs into bug tracking databases
Test fixes and reproduce issues for programmers and designers
Assist the Marketing department by taking screenshots and video capturing
Work closely with other Core QA teams
Able to work in a constantly evolving environment with some ambiguity
Be a positive role model, in terms of both work performance and demeanor
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:
Must be fluent with reading and writing, in German
Experience as a Localization Tester
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Technically proficient with PC’s, gaming consoles and related hardware
Computer literacy, specifically Windows, MS Word, Excel, Outlook, G Suite and databases
High School diploma or equivalent
Minimum age of 18 years and above
Up to 2 years of QA experience
Passion for video games
Well-developed interpersonal and communication skills
Reliable with the ability to work in a team environment
Attention to detail and positive personality
Testing experience with multiple games on multiple platforms
Bug tracking software experience
Test Track Pro experience
Capable of working any required overtime; which can occur during the work week, weekends, and occasional holidays
Ability to sit for long periods of time and occasionally lift up to 20 lbs.
Must be able to communicate effectively in English, in both written and oral forms
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