We are looking for ambitious and highly skilled people who share our passion for making outstanding games. You will need to be ready to take on the challenge of being part of a small but experienced and ambitious team, not be afraid to get your hands dirty, have a can-do attitude and a willingness to go the extra mile. For those up to the challenge, it’s going to be a thrilling ride.
As the QA Lead, you’ll join our international and fully remote development team, working side by side with programmers, designers, artists, and producers to build the next generation of cross-platform AAA games. You’ll be responsible for testing all aspects of our game and ensuring that it meets both the functional requirements required by our partners and the level of quality that we strive to achieve with all of our products.
You’ll be expected to participate in design meetings with engineers, designers, and other developers to actively identify ways to reduce testing complexity and give early feedback on new systems and features to improve our ability to deliver a quality product to our players. You’ll then be responsible for developing the test plans and ensuring that they are executed for each and every feature of the game.
Lastly, you’ll be working with the Senior Director of Operations and the rest of the operations and production teams to ensure we have adequate time to test our games before every major release or milestone.
Working with the entire development team, develop a test strategy and implement test plans and other test materials and documentation
Participate in design and cross discipline meetings to ensure QA priorities are taken into account with each feature or system
Perform ad hoc exploratory testing along with detailed testing based on documented test plans
Proactively guide QA prioritization efforts based on recent checkins, fixes and changes to the product
Regress bugs as they are completed by the development team
Setup and maintain regular QA processes that ensure the builds are tested at minimum daily and any blocking issues are flagged immediately
Maintain knowledge of the product’s development and scheduling changes to support QA effectiveness, focus, and communication
Represent QA in cross department meetings
Work with the Operations and Production teams to ensure that there is enough time scheduled for testing prior to any release or milestone.
Take the initiative to identify, prioritize, call-out, and suggest solutions to problems both big and small
Proactively make process improvements project wide, identify patterns and new solutions
Share your thoughts about how to level up the QA discipline across the company to make the company a better place to work, improve the development process, and help deliver amazing shared gaming moments to players.better games
3+ years of QA experience
1+ years of leadership experience
Professional demeanor with a team-focused attitude & positive mentorship style
Proficiency with Jira, Confluence, Google Workspace, TestRail and/or other relevant test case management tools
Strong critical thinking and problem solving skills
Strong understanding of testing processes and procedures
Ability to learn quickly and apply that new knowledge immediately
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Experience testing games on cross platform titles
Experience testing games in all phases of a development lifecycle
Experience going through certification with 1st party console publishers
Experience working on console development kits
Experience working in cross discipline game teams
Experience testing on a free to play game
Experience working in a remote environment
In depth understanding of game developer workflows
Any level C++, Python, or similar programming experience
Bilingual in Spanish, Portuguese or other languages
Do you feel like you don’t meet each and every requirement on the job description? Many people don’t apply for jobs unless they feel they exceed at every one of these job requirements. It’s very important for us at SEMC to ensure we have a diverse and inclusive group of talent, so please go ahead and apply even if you feel that you’re not a “perfect” fit! You just might be what we’re looking for!