Unannounced Project Senior Test Lead
Posted on 3/21/2023

1,001-5,000 employees

Community gaming development studio
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Quality Assurance (QA)
QA & Testing
  • Strong desire to grow yourself and constantly evolve your approach and processes
  • Experience leading a test project on a large (or multiple) multi-discipline team in a live service environment
  • Robust leadership experience in a Test role within the games industry
  • Excellent and efficient coordination, management, and delegation of test coverage for multiple interconnected areas
  • Experience identifying efficiency opportunities for tools/scripting
  • Ability to translate largescale and complex cross-discipline goals into cohesive test plans with a focus on cost effective alternatives and their trade-offs
  • Ability to effectively collaborate with external-to-team stakeholders, and to convey complex concepts in a digestible manner (including documentation creation and curation)
  • Ability to abstract, apply, and teach test concepts of risk, cost/value trade-offs, prioritization, and value-driven processes
  • Experience managing multiple full-time embedded test engineers and test leads
  • Plans and executes a preventative-care strategy with cross-discipline leadership
  • Helps establish healthy and team-owned QA best practices and processes that we can carry forward into production and beyond
  • Defines and oversees a sustainable cross-discipline test plan that takes into account the team's test staffing, quality goals, and time constraints
  • Develops sustainable test methodologies for their complex areas and holds their Test and cross-discipline peers accountable to those best practices
  • Builds and delegates test maintenance strategies for owned content once it has shipped
  • Increases the competency, dependability, and autonomy of managed reports through training and mentorship
  • Preemptively assesses and mitigates long-term risks in a games-as-a-service environment
  • Drives cross-discipline investigations into area-wide workflows and the production pipeline for the area of ownership
  • Identifies improvement opportunities and solutions to project-level risks (including but not limited to cross-discipline process, test staffing, tooling/data, test methodology, prioritization, and scheduling)
  • Utilizes project test coverage experience to work with team to build and maintain technical testing solutions that focus on short and long term sustainability and team efficiency gains
  • Assesses, escalates, and resolves area health and risks; postmortems those weak points and implements cross-discipline improvements to prevent them in the future
Desired Qualifications
  • Degree in Computer Science, Applied Mathematics, Game Design, related fields, or equivalent experience