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Farm Heroes Saga is now looking for a Senior Test Automation Engineer to join us in pivoting the future of game testing! Join a team with a mission to build, innovate and build the foundation of Farm Heroes Saga and its content.

You’ll be in the forefront of automation, seamlessly covering frontend, backend, and mobile clients. Together with the team, you will follow the lifecycle of the project to identify areas where automation can be used in order to improve.

We are a small, dynamic team of detail oriented experts, with the ownership to make a difference. Join us in proactively adapting processes and automation solutions, to make sure that we perform at our peak. We are looking for a new team member, eager to take ownership and tackle technical challenges. You’ll be a key contributor in technical discussions together with the development team, and cross functional teams across King, with a culture of knowledge sharing in order to excel together.

As a Senior member in this space, you'll shape the implementation of test processes and define workflows that enhance our testing capabilities. Stay ahead of the curve by evaluating and implementing the latest tools and technologies. Your impact isn't confined to code; you'll lead, coach, and inspire teammates, guiding feature development.

If you're passionate about reshaping game testing through automation, we invite you to be a driving force in this transformative journey. Join us in elevating our testing capabilities and ensuring unparalleled quality assurance.

Skills to create thrills

  • Experience in end-to-end test automation for mobile games, applications and other testing strategies, using tools like Applium

  • Experience programming in Java, with exposure to C++, Python, and Database languages

  • Experience with CI/CD tools like Jenkins (job DSL and pipeline)

  • Experience in improving test workflows via automation (Github and Slack integrations, notifications and alerts)

  • Habit of collaborating with the team's developers and cross-collaboration with dev teams

Tasty bonus skills

  • Experience developing and maintaining automation on cloud platform like GCP

  • Experience working with cloud testing services like Perfecto or SauceLabs

  • Familiarity with build tools like CMake and Gradle

  • Experience with logging and monitoring tools like Splunk, Graylog and Grafana

  • Experience with one of the automation test tools: Cypress, JEST or Puppeteer

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

About King

King is the game developer behind the world-famous Candy Crush franchise, as well as mobile game hits including Farm Heroes, Bubble Witch and Pet Rescue. Candy Crush is the top-grossing franchise in US app stores, a position it has held for the last two years, and King’s games are being played by 245 million monthly active users as of Q3 2021. King, which is part of the Activision Blizzard group since its acquisition in 2016, employs nearly 2,000 people in game studios in Stockholm, Malmö, London, Barcelona and Berlin, and offices in San Francisco, New York, and Malta.

A Great Saga Needs All Sorts of Heroes

Making games is fun. Especially when you do it with people who share the same idea of what makes a good workplace great. We design games for everyone, no matter where they are or who they are, and we employ all sorts of people from all kinds of backgrounds to bring them to life. Truth is, we simply cannot expect diversity in our players and originality in our games without first nurturing it in our people. A great saga needs all sorts of heroes.

Making the World Playful

Making the World Playful is what inspires us to create new experiences and raise the bar. It’s what makes King a place where we can all dream bigger, continue to add innovation to our games, broadening the portfolio and exploring new territories in mid-core and casual. We take the art and science of gaming to the next level through our curiosity for the unexplored, passion for games, respect for each other and love for our players - and we’re not afraid to have fun along the way. In fact, together with our parent company Activision Blizzard and experts around the world, we believe having fun is good for you. There has never been a better time to join us. We're dreaming bigger and see a world of possibilities ahead. If you share our passion, our values, and our hunger to shape the future, join us in Making the World Playful!

Applications need to be in English.