QA Manager

New Westminster, BC, Canada

About Offworld Industries:

Offworld Industries Ltd. (OWI) is the independent studio behind the successful military first person shooter game, “Squad”. OWI was formed in 2014 by more than 15 developers who had worked together on the well known Project Reality mod for Battlefield 2. The founding purpose of the team was to bring a standalone successor of this acclaimed mod to market and build a game development studio and a livelihood from that foundation.

 

Fast forward to 2022, OWI has 100 employees and is rapidly growing. We are built on passion, unified spirit and continuing efforts to break the mold. We strive to become a leader in creating large-scale multiplayer game. We are looking for a talented QA Manager for our current and upcoming Unreal Engine based multiplayer games. If you are passionate about making great games and a team player, we are looking for you!

 

Job Duties:

 

  • Help define and lead a QA strategy across the studio
  • Drive improvements in game testing processes, documentation, and cross-functional collaboration
  • Work alongside the development teams and ensure they receive constructive quality gameplay feedback from QA Testers in a timely manner
  • Lead, coach and train a growing QA team while continuously looking for ways to improve the department
  • Work closely with senior leadership, providing updates and reporting on ongoing projects
  • Manage multiple products in QA simultaneously
  • Own bug database management – tracking, assessing, and assigning priorities;

Requirements:

  • Minimum of 3 years full time experience working as QA Lead or QA Manager in the games industry or 5 years as Senior QA.
  • Possess strong leadership abilities with the ability to inspire and motivate a team as well as manage conflict
  • Experience leading QA Teams through full-cycle development on shipped titles
  • Strong communication skills and a commitment to building relationships, processes, and people
  • Strong understanding of Jira and other testing tools
  • Some experience in unreal engine would be considered a plus
  • Ability to track, model, and present information in engaging and insightful ways

This is a full-time permanent position, where the successful candidate will be working from home for now, with a long-term view to relocate to Vancouver Canada.

This role offers:

  • Competitive salary
  • Health and dental benefits
  • Wellness spending account
  • 3 weeks paid vacation and 2 weeks paid studio shutdown over the December holiday period
  • Annual employee anniversary gifts
  • Wonderful colleagues!

 

If you meet the above qualifications, and OWI sounds like the kind of company you want to be a part of, please apply now with a cover letter and a copy of your resume.

 

Offworld Industries is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ancestry, place of origin, color, ethnic origin, language, citizenship, creed, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, physical and/or mental handicap, financial ability or any other characteristic protected by law.

You'd fit right in?

Great, we'd love to hear from you! Please apply with CV and your portfolio where applicable and tell us why exactly you'd be the perfect fit for our team!

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