Salary : NC
Job title : Junior Platform Specialist – Compliance & QA (Video Games)
Reference : 280219/BNEE/CERT/CORPO
Date : 2019-02-28
City : Lyon, France
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BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Europe is a major video games publisher and distributor. We operate in 50 countries around the world and we are part of the Japanese BANDAI NAMCO group, an entertainment industry leader with a presence in video games, toys and amusement parks. BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Europe succeeded over the last few years in setting up and developing our business across the EMEA and Asia Pacific region. We hold the leading position in the Japanese animation segment (One Piece, Dragon Ball, Naruto...), we successfully develop our historical and new franchises (Tekken™, SOULCALIBUR™, PAC-MAN™, Dark Souls™), and we publish and distribute major video game companies (CD Project Red, Level 5, Little Orbit...).
Would you like to play a specialist role within the production team, in close contact with video games hardware manufacturers and digital distribution partners?
If you wish to bring a concrete contribution to the launch of our games on all platforms, this is the right job for you!
Working within the production department in the Certification team, you take up your role at a crucial phase of the production cycle. You interface between the external studios, platforms and internal teams to ensure the platform requirements are understood and respected, and that all teams have the resources and information needed to ensure a smooth product release.
You work together with console manufacturers such as Nintendo, Sony, Microsoft and distribution partners like Apple, Amazon, Google and Steam.
Your principal responsibilities will be as follows:
You hold a Bachelor or a Master's degree with a technical or QA background. You have prior experience working in the video games industry, and experience in functional or compliance QA.
You are proficient with MS Office. You have working knowledge of one or more current bug reporting, development and/or publishing tools.
You are familiar with platform submission requirements for at least one current platform, and a have a good overview of the product lifecycle from concept to release.
You are proficient in writing bugs and providing meaningful feedback on platform constraints.
Experience in content management or release planning would be considered a bonus.
Japanese language proficiency also a bonus, but not required.
Fluent in English, you can work within multicultural and dynamic teams. You are known for your instructive communication style and your availability to provide reliable information to projects stakeholders. You are autonomous, organized and have a keen eye for detail.
You are passionate about video games, new platforms and technology.
Location: 51 rue des Docks, 69009 LYON - FRANCE
Start date: as soon as possible
Contract: full time – 1-year fixed-term contract