Game Area QA Lead in Burnaby at Volt

Date Posted: 3/4/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
  • Job Type:
    Software Testing
  • Duration:
    100 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $14.5 - $20.25/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt is looking to hire enthusiastic leaders, with a love of gaming, to work as Game Area Leads with a AAA Game Company in Burnaby, BC.  Game Area Leads will be responsible for work delegation and follow up (for both on-site and off-site test teams). In addition, a Game Area Lead will need to be able to assist in planning staffing needs, create Test Plans, provide project level reporting, and truly drive the effort for their area within the game.

Daily/Weekly tasks

  • Attend meetings with stakeholders
  • Provide Qualitative feedback regarding the product
  • Follow up with development and testing partners to ensure bugs are being logged and resolved
  • Analyze and improve processes within team
  • Provide input on resource ramp planning
  • Participate in the interview process for new team members
  • Lead and instruct on-site and off-site test teams
  • Regularly provide project level reporting
  • Provide effort and bug estimates
  • Assess current state of the project
  • Assist QA and Development Partners in risk mitigation

Must Have Requirements:

  • Self-starter with a strong work ethic, able to meet responsibilities without constant supervision
  • Capable of understanding complex features/systems and how it applies to the product
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Detail-oriented with strong observational skills
  • Ability to take ownership of assigned tasks and features
  • Proficient in PC use
  • Proficiency with Office tools (Excel, Word, Outlook, etc.)
  • Flexible and team-oriented. Should have a good interpersonal and follow-up skills and the ability to manage multiple projects and tasks
  • Ability to work in group settings under high-pressure
  • Experience leading a team in a professional environment

    Additional Benefits:

    • Strong knowledge of Soccer and Soccer video games
    • Familiarity with current generation video game consoles