QA Engineer II - VALORANT, Expressions Engineering

Jul 14, 2023
Los Angeles, United States
... Not specified
... Intermediate
Full time
... Office work

At Riot, we believe Quality is a set of values, practices, and behaviors that inform every part of the development process. By honing our craft of quality and demonstrating cross-discipline partnerships, we help Riot sustainably craft excellent experiences for players, globally.

As a QA Engineer II from the Expression Engineering team, you will work with numerous disciplines to drive quality ownership across the software development life cycle, as well as helping to establish and execute team wide quality goals. You will be deeply involved with the service and client side of features with a focus on holistic process alignment to support quality coverage for the team. It will be important for you to aggressively protect the player experience and deliver results in a high pressure, agile development environment.


  • Triage, monitor, and prioritize the defect database
  • Improve on methods of test execution at the team-level
  • Provide feedback on content and code being developed
  • Author test plans and oversee the execution of test coverage
  • Perform in-editor testing to identify early risks and quality concerns
  • Collaborate with different disciplines in order to push quality upstream

Required Qualifications

  • 3+ years of experience in Software Quality Assurance with success leading testing efforts
  • 1+ years of experience testing service features and/or client apps
  • Experience with Unreal Engine 4, Perforce and GitHub
  • Experience creating custom reports on test coverage and defect data
  • Experience managing components of a defect database such as JIRA
  • Experience tasking remote testers and providing feedback on effectiveness
  • Experience designing and executing test plans at both the system, client, and service layer
  • Experience working embedded with multidisciplinary teams on Agile Product Development

Desired Qualifications

  • Comfortable with deep-dive investigations and testing technical implementations
  • Experience with working on console projects
  • Preferred Licenses/certifications:
    • ISTQB Foundation Level
    • ISTQB Agile Tester or ICAgile Agile Testing (ICP-TST) 
    • ISTQB Expert Level
    • ICAgile Test Expert (ICE-AT)

For this role, you'll find success through craft expertise, a collaborative spirit, and decision-making that prioritizes the delight of players. We will be looking at your past studies, experience, and your personal relationship with games. If you embody player empathy and care about players' experiences, this could be your role!

Riot focuses on work/life balance, shown by our open paid time off policy and other perks such as flexible work schedules. We offer medical, dental, and life insurance, parental leave for you, your spouse/domestic partner, and children, and a 401k with company match. Check out our benefits pages for more information.

Riot Games fosters a player and workplace experience that values teamwork embodied by the Summoner's Code and Community Code. Our culture embraces differences as a strength, and our values are the guiding principles for how we approach work. We are committed to putting diversity and inclusion (D&I) at the center of everything we do and promoting a fair and collaborative culture where Rioters treat one another with dignity and respect. We encourage you to read more about our value of thriving together and our ongoing work to build the most inclusive company in Gaming.  

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