Lead Game Tester

Guildford, UK, Permanent

Ref: TEST2205001

With a passion to deliver high-end cinematic games, Supermassive Games is carving a unique and exciting path in the games industry. Want to join us on the journey?

We are looking for a Lead Game Tester to work with our teams to ensure the successful delivery of our games.

The core aspects of the role are to:

  • Lead the testing effort of Supermassive titles working with developers, producers and the design team<
  • Maintain and create test plans as well as project reports when required
  • Lead internal and outsourced teams during test cycles
  • Work closely with the QA Managers to maintain and improve QA process for all titles
  • Take part in planning sessions for your assigned projects
  • Report defects to the company standard and maintain database integrity
  • Support the dev team by performing high-quality testing of features as they are implemented

Key Skills and Experience

  • 2+ years’ experience as a QA lead in Functional Games QA
  • Experience working with development teams in an embedded capacity.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience with planning test releases from start to finish as well as self-managing deadlines and time over sprints.
  • Experience with Jira

Desirable Experience

  • Experience leading outsource teams or other external test teams
  • Experience of using defect tracking tools and systems
  • Experience of writing and executing structured test plans
  • Testing games on a variety of platforms, such as PC, PS4, Xbox One.
  • Testing games built using the Unreal Engine
  • Understanding of a variety of testing methodologies

You also need to be:

  • Flexible and open-minded
  • Determined and self-motivated
  • Process driven and always looking for improvement.
  • Enjoys working in and assisting teams
  • Prepared to rise to a challenge
  • Always striving for quality
  • Creative and innovative

Why join us?

  • We make big games with small teams - you will play a full and active role
  • Challenging and rewarding projects as standard
  • 25 days annual leave
  • Pension and life assurance
  • Quarterly profit-related bonus scheme for all staff
  • Social events - including large summer party
  • Constantly improving tools and workflow so you can focus on creativity
  • Fast decision-making allows good ideas to flourish
  • We celebrate and nurture talent
  • Our supportive, inclusive and friendly team culture is something we are proud of
  • Work-life balance is something we respect and protect
  • Ultimately, you’ll work on the cutting edge - making innovative and immersive game

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