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Software QA Engineer (Contract)
(No 3rd Party - No Corp to Corp)
San Francisco, CA
Job Summary: PlayStation Vue from Sony Interactive Entertainment is a revolutionary service that brings the most modern way to experience TV and aims at cutting the cord with the traditional cable TV experience. Through the slick UI and a rich feature set, it aims at bringing the combination of Live TV along with Video On Demand and ability to DVR in the cloud to the consumers via an Over the Top TV service. The users can experience the service on PS3 and PS4 with further expansion on iOS, Android, Roku, Apple TV and other devices. The Sony Interactive Entertainment Software Quality Assurance Engineer will be part of this team and will work on testing new feature development and maintaining automated test frameworks on the Playstation console.
Plan and execute QA related activities
Develop, maintain, manually execute and automate test cases developed in Python
Report, track and verify defects
Work closely with program/product management
Participating in technical discussion and providing feedback from QA point of view
Being able to create test automation from scratch.
Minimum 3 years of automated QA experience
BS in CS or related field (or equivalent work experience)
Able to enhance existing automation framework
Working experience in a scrum/agile environment.
Solid knowledge of object-oriented programming concepts
Expertise in Python programming language
Strong technical, analytical and problem-solving skills
Able to work independently and as part of a team
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Experience with video streaming technologies
Experience with device automation
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