QA Localization Tester - Bilingual German / English

Less than 5 years experience  •  Technology

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 05/22/18
Las Vegas, NV
Less than 5 years experience
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 05/22/18


Test video game titles on various consoles, PCs and handhelds to ensure flawless gameplay by thoroughly checking the software for errors and entering them into the testing database. Reports to the Lead and / or QA Manager.


  • Identify and report mismatches in strings / text
  • Provide the correct 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 database
  • Test fixes for programmers and designers
  • Reproduce issues for programmers and designers
  • Assist the Marketing department by taking screenshots and video capturing
  • Available to work OT and weekends when necessary
  • Work closely with other QA team members
  • Able to work under pressure and changing demands
  • Must be dependable and punctual
  • Be a positive role model, in terms of both work performance and attitude

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Must be fluent in reading and writing in German and English
  • Experience as a Localization Tester
  • 0-2 years of QA experience
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Technically proficient with PC’s, gaming consoles and related hardware
  • Computer literacy, specifically Windows, MS Word, Excel, Outlook and databases


Education and Experience:

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum age of 18 years and above
  • 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
  • Ability to sit for long periods of time and occasionally lift up to 20 lbs.
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