DECA Games is looking for an experienced, hands-on QA Coordinator/Lead to establish and grow a best-in-class testing discipline within its Engineering and Product organization. You should care deeply about ensuring quality for large-scale, mission-critical software and have empathy for the user: our customers and ourselves included! We are seeking a leader who can be responsible for not only developing testing strategy but also performing hands-on testing and some automation. As the company grows, you will manage and grow a QA team to help implement and execute these strategies.
This is a great opportunity for someone who wants to make a huge impact and have their voice heard as this position will have broad exposure throughout the organization. In this role you will work closely with our engineering and product management teams.
Establish, document and implement QA strategies
Be a principal stakeholder throughout development, ensuring all work is clearly-defined, testable and detailed test plans are documented in acceptance criteria
Proactively communicate concerns and risks to Engineering and Product leaders
Perform manual and automated testing across the company’s web and mobile platforms (iOS, Android)
Encourage the grooming of the defects backlog to prevent accumulation of technical debt
6+ years of experience in Video Games Quality Assurance, preferably in mobile.
2+ years of managing or supervising direct reports.
Expert in authoring test cases, test plans and QA documents.
Expert at exploratory and creative testing.
Experience working multiple outsource QA analysts.
Knowledge with Jira as an admin.
Knowledge working with Agile development process.
Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Must be a team player, able to lead a team and work under tight deadlines.
Real passion for your craft and pioneering spirit that drive continual advancement and learning
Bleeding-edge knowledge of industry trends, practices & tools
Demonstrable ability to influence and collaborate across organizational departments
Experience hiring, mentoring and managing small QA teams at all levels of experience
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