QA Manager – Console Project – London

Location: London, United Kingdom Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #23555 Posted: 4 weeks ago

Our client is looking to add a QA Manager, to it’s family of permanent staff. They are looking for a seasoned Quality Assurance professional, who has shipped a AAA title as a Lead QA Tester. Reporting to QA’s Associate Producer, the QA Manager will lead the QA team & be responsible for testing all aspects of our studio’s AAA game.

Key Responsibilities

  • Team Leadership:
    • Lead the QA team by setting the example in professional standards & diligent QA practice.
  • Manage & Train Staff:
    • Manage the QA team to effectively & thoroughly test, to ensure the quality of our project.
    • Shape the staffing plan & career development of the RSQA team.
  • Process & Standards:
    • Set the vision fo QA professional standards, and QA process across the various phases of the project from production to post launch DLC phase and develop a plan to achieve them.
  • Test Plan & Documentation Management:
    • Maintain the high-level QA test plan schedule, QA test plans & all other QA documentation in conjunction with publisher QA.
  • Database & QA Tools Management:
    • Manage the process & use of the bug tracking database & other QA tools.
  • Communications:
    • Manage the QA communication strategy with internal & external partners.
  • Automated Testing:
    • Manage automated testing in co-ordination with internal & external developers based on specifications from all QA teams.
  • QA Localization, Cert & Legal testing co-ordination.
    • Coordinate with internal & external teams on the testing of Localization, Cert & Legal testing.
  • Coordination with the Production team:
    • Coordinate the priority of testing requirements with the Production team.

SKILL REQUIREMENTS

  • Held a Lead, QA Manager or QA Director role on several AAA released titles.
  • Skilled project manager.
  • Experience of working & maintaining a good relationship with external parties.
  • Amiable and approachable with strong communication skills.
  • Proven experience of leading a team directly & creating high-quality output as an individual.
  • Experience of working directly with a development team across the course of a project.
  • The ability to work closely with the development team in identifying, reporting and recreating bugs.
  • Experience of working on localised projects.
  • Usability testing experience.
  • Strong analytical skills & a keen eye for detail.
  • Self-motivated with a strong work ethic & a desire to make world-class AAA games.
  • Excellent organizational skills.

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