Leidos has an upcoming/future opening for an experienced Quality Assurance (QA) Game Tester to join our studio with an existing team of artists, programmers, and designers in creating “cutting edge” Virtual Reality (VR) and PC advanced training for the United States Air Force. Our client is a visionary leader that is bringing VR and digital training to the forefront of Air Force technical and specialty training for Intelligence Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) analyst and operators around the world. This is a unique opportunity to leverage your proven AAA industry experience and directly impact U.S. Air Force training.
As a QA Tester, you will provide quality assurance for a wide variety of virtual training applications. You will support a team focused on photorealistic environments and characters for both PC and VR. This is a unique opportunity where your knowledge and expertise will enhance our team’s capabilities each day while also serving as a subject matter expert in techniques, methods, and best practices for Quality Assurance. We are looking for your creativity, experience, and positive energy to create the Defense industries most immersive and comprehensive virtual training. Projects include building digital twins of military aircraft, vehicles, eBooks, military hardware and replicating physical environments.
Create and execute manual test cases for our internal development team
Perform exploratory, ad hoc, focused, and regression testing on both PC and VR platforms
Log and track bugs in JIRA
Install, setup and maintain VR hardware and equipment
Work with other developers to investigate and analyze issues to find the root causes
Communicate issues and escalate if needed by understanding the bigger picture
Bachelor's degree (experience may be substituted in lieu of degree)
6+ years testing experience in manual testing in a software development environment
Experience in VR platforms
Experience developing and writing test cases and test plans
Familiarity with Unreal Engine or other game engines
Familiarity with JIRA or other similar bug tracking software
Excellent attention to detail
Excellent critical thinking, problem solving and organization skills
Positive attitude with the ability to give and receive constructive feedback
Ability to work in both a team environment and independently
Good communication, organizational, time management and interpersonal skills
Motivated, self-directed, personable with strong verbal communication skills
Strong work ethic that strives for continuous process improvement and production efficiency
Ability to obtain security clearance (requires US citizenship)
Ability to work in a dynamic cross-functional environment in a 100% teleworking environment
Nice to Have:
Game testing background
Virtual Reality testing background
Unreal Engine development experience
Pay Range:Pay Range $65,000.00 - $100,000.00 - $135,000.00
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Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 43,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $12.30 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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