LEAD QA TESTER

Fabrik Games is looking for a Lead QA Tester to work on an exciting AAA sci-fi/horror project. You will be leading the test effort to ensure the quality and stability of the product. This is an ideal opportunity for someone who has previous lead QA experience or who is looking to take a step up into leadership from a senior QA role.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Define & manage test effort of both internal and external QA resources across multiple projects

  • Drive QA triage meetings with project leadership

  • Ensure daily smoke tests are performed to verify the stability of the game

  • Effectively communicate QA status and any potential risk to all stakeholders

  • Deliver build status reports to the development team

  • Create and execute test plans 

  • Represent QA in the product owner group

  • Effective line management of internal QA resources (Appraisals, one to ones etc.)

  • Bug database management (Jira)

REQUIREMENTS AND QUALIFICATIONS

  • 4+ years of experience in a QA role

  • At least one shipped project in a senior or lead QA role

  • Experience testing on a range of platforms (consoles, VR and PC) 

  • Computer literate with a strong ability to learn new software packages quickly

  • Excellent MS Office and Google Suite skills

  • Compliance QA experience (TRC, XR etc.)

  • Bug database management and maintenance experience (Jira, confluence)

  • Excellent understanding of game development, technical testing with proven areas of ownership

  • Developed and implemented comprehensive test plans

  • Experience in working and maintaining a good relationship with external parties

  • Amiable and approachable with strong communication skills

  • Proven experience in leading a team directly and creating high-quality output as an individual

  • The ability to work closely with the development team in identifying, reporting, and recreating bugs

  • Strong analytical skills and a keen eye for details

  • Self-motivated with a strong work ethic and a desire to make world-class AAA games

  • Excellent organizational skills

NICE TO HAVE

  • Experience in working on localisation projects

  • Usability testing experience

  • Experience being embedded in a development team

  • Experience working with external and Localisation QA service providers

WHAT WE OFFER

  • Title: Lead QA Tester

  • Salary: Negotiable

  • Employment Contract: Permanent 

  • Hours: Full time (37.5 hours)

  • Location: Home-based

HOW TO APPLY

To apply for this role please send a cover letter, CV & any relevant portfolio work to jobs@fabrikgames.com

Fabrik Games is working directly with pre-approved recruitment agencies, and as such we will only accept CV's and portfolio from direct applicants or applicants provided by the pre-approved agencies.

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