Software Development Engineer in Test

Game Development Startup
Stockholm, Sweden

Description

Our client is a Stockholm-based games studio, on a mission to blur the line between playing and making. It was founded in November 2018 by industry leaders, ex-EA best talents, to create new types of interactive entertainment and simulated virtual online worlds enabled by massive leaps in technology. Lately, 66% of stock options were sold for $96 million to a Korean games giant.

This is a technology-driven studio on a path to create the next generation of living online worlds. In addition, the studio is currently developing its first multiplayer game building on their proven experience creating beloved global franchises. The team is actively utilizing big data, connected players, speech recognition, cloud computing, and advanced AI in order to design games that are very different from what’s currently available. 

Requirements

Requirements:

Must have skills:

  • C++ development experience (strong experience)
  • Experience from test/build automation, - creation, implementation and execution (at scale!)
  • Microsoft Windows and Linux
  • English
  • High communication skills
Good to have skills:

  • Experience from continuous delivery or systems engineering.
  • Other programming languages (Python, Go, C#, Rust..)
  • Cloud service/development skills
  • Experience in the gaming industry


Tasks:

There are two challenges this role will face:
  • Technical; 
    • Develop a test framework
    • Continuously improve the performance of tests
  • - "Soft";
    •    Evangelize testing
    •    Teach best practices
    •    Mentor the team