QA Tester (Contract)

  • Anywhere

Sawhorse is a dynamic and innovative creative studio based in Los Angeles that thrives on pushing the boundaries of immersive experiences. We specialize in crafting captivating digital worlds and interactive projects. Our team is made up of passionate creators who are dedicated to delivering exceptional results. We’re looking for a motivated QA Tester to join us in our mission.

As a QA Tester at Sawhorse Productions, you will collaborate closely with our talented developers to ensure the quality and excellence of our gaming experiences. The ideal candidate will excel at identifying and documenting bugs in gameplay and the 3D environment, possess excellent written communication skills, and have a keen eye for detail.


• Collaborate closely with our development team to identify and report bugs in gameplay and the 3D environment.

• Accurately describe bug reproduction steps and meticulously document the test environment for effective debugging.

• Utilize your strong written communication skills to clearly articulate bug reports, ensuring developers have the necessary information for efficient troubleshooting and resolution.

• Track the progression of bug fixes from the initial report through to validation in the test environment, maintaining detailed records throughout the process.

• Work closely with cross-functional teams to understand game design specifications and provide feedback on potential issues during the development lifecycle.

• Perform rigorous regression testing to ensure that resolved issues do not introduce new problems.

• Contribute to the continuous improvement of testing processes and methodologies.

• Efficiently manage and prioritize testing tasks using task tracking systems, with a strong emphasis on proficiency in tools like JIRA.


• Proven experience as a QA Tester or in a similar role within the game development industry.

• In-depth knowledge of game testing methodologies, including experience with bug tracking, reproduction, and validation processes.

• Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with a keen attention to detail.

• Excellent written communication skills with the ability to convey complex technical information clearly and concisely.

• Familiarity with task tracking systems such as JIRA is a strong plus.

• Passion for gaming and a deep understanding of game mechanics and 3D environments.

• Ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced development environment.

• Proactive attitude with the ability to take initiative and suggest process improvements.



• $8/hour-$15/hour


This role can be based in the Los Angeles office or remote. This position is generally operating during West Coast hours M-F 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM.

Sawhorse Productions is an equal employment opportunity employer. All employees and applicants

are evaluated on the basis of their qualifications, consistent with applicable state and federal laws.

In addition, Sawhorse Productions will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals

with disabilities. Sawhorse Productions will consider for employment qualified applicants with

criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and federal law.