Quality Assurance Specialist – Red Giant (m/f/d)

  • Location: Montreal, QC, Canada
  • Location: Irvine, CA, United States
  • Location: Thousand Oaks, CA, United States
  • Location: Los Angeles, CA, United States
  • Location: Portland, OR, United States

As a Quality Assurance Specialist you would join the Red Giant team where you’ll help us drive the development of our motion graphics, color correction, compositing, and visual effects product suites.

What you will do:

  • You will own software quality of our Red Giant products across all supported platforms (macOS, Windows).
  • You will manually test and inspect our desktop and services applications to ensure a high quality user experience, and lead and coordinate test activities with other software testers.
  • You will create and collect metrics for test results to present to engineering and management.
  • You will document test plans, test cases, defect reports and work closely with engineering and product management to deliver high-quality products on-time.

What we are looking for:

  • Deep knowledge and demonstrated experience in software testing methodologies, test planning, test case development, and test analysis and reporting.
  • Experience with NLEs such as Adobe After Effects, Apple Final Cut Pro, Adobe Premiere, and DaVinci Resolve.
  • Working knowledge of macOS and Windows operating systems.
  • Understanding of agile development methodologies.
  • Fluent written and spoken English communication skills.
  • Knowledge of one or more industry standard 3D software solutions (Cinema 4D, Maya, 3DS Max, Houdini, or Blender) a plus.
  • Knowledge of computer programming using a scripting language (JavaScript, python) or an object-oriented programming language (C++, Java) a plus.

What we offer:

You will be offered permanent employment, full-time or part-time available, at one of our offices listed above. You will be part of a highly motivated international team of specialists working in an environment that offers a warm welcome with detailed onboarding and a dedicated mentor for a familiarization period as well as a wide range of individual development possibilities. Interested in joining our team? Fill out the form or email us your resume/CV (.pdf). We’re looking forward to hearing from you!

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