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Remote QA Test Team Lead

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Ilya Leonov
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Work arrangement: Remote
Industry: Computer Games
Language: English
Level: Lead
Required experience: 5+ years
Size: 501-1,000 employees
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Remote QA Test Team Lead

Magic Media is an international tech group powered by building creativity and protecting innovation. They are home to an expansive group of professionals and industry-leading experts across all avenues from interactive entertainment, software, application and game development to cybersecurity, VFX, art and animation.
They are looking for a technically proficient and knowledgeable Test Lead to lead their new QA test team. The ideal candidate is experienced in the gaming industry and must have a proven track record of creating data-focused test strategies as they will serve as the focal leadership and mentoring point for the team. Our client is currently building a Functional QA team for Games. Not only is the QA Game Test Lead going to be responsible for ensuring the quality of our development activities from a functional perspective, but they will also support the creation of the new QA team within the company.

  • Work on multiple projects in a fast-paced international environment
  • Cooperate with producers, customers, and other stakeholders both internal and external.
  • Lead, recruit, coach, and manage a team of QA Testers
  • Identify, record, document in detail, and track bugs
  • Estimate, prioritize, plan and coordinate testing activities
  • Perform in-depth regression testing when bugs are resolved
  • Create detailed, comprehensive, and well-structured test plans and test cases
  • Accountable for the quality of all work and relationships on their team
  • Analyze product quality and usability, associated system limitations, and report on risk
  • Coach and develop leadership talent for succession planning
  • Take responsibility for the effectiveness of the team and customer success
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field or equivalent experience
  • Experience leading test teams: +2 years
  • Experience in the gaming industry: +4 years.
  • Demonstrated experience in test planning for complex features/systems
  • Experience in testing mobile games
  • Shipped multiple game titles as a test lead
  • Passion for video games and software quality
  • Fluent in English
  • Experience in testing on video games consoles (dev-kits) environments
  • Experience in testing VR and AR
  • Coding knowledge: C#, Unity, Unreal Engine
  • Certifications: PMP, Scrum Master and/or Product Owner, ISTQB
  • Ongoing training and professional self-improvement opportunities
  • Permanently remote position
  • Be part of an international Group with offices worldwide
  • Career growth and development
  • Flexible working hours
Interview process:
  1. Intro call with Toughbyte
  2. A culture-fit interview 
  3. A technical interview 
  4. A final interview

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