Salary: £45K - £50K per annum
QA Manager required in Edinburgh for one of Scotland's best digital arts companies.
They aren't your typical tech company - they're one of the city's most exciting company's with a strong close-knit team, passionate about create incredible entertainment. They are an already impressive organisation and have some really cool plans in the works as well!
The team are looking for a QA Manager - which is a new addition to the growing QA department. This means, that as QA Manager you'll have the rare opportunity to really get in and define the processes of the department to create a solid and consistent QA function.
You'll also need to be someone with some solid experience working in the gaming industry in order to be able to carry this out as well as support and develop the skills of the QA teams (both in-house and outsourced) you will be managing.
Day-to-day you'll be responsible for providing testing support across various different development teams, allocating QA resources, carrying out testing, reproducing issues as well as leading and mentoring the team to really grow the skills and confidence of the QA Analysts.
You'll have most of the following skills/experience:
** Experience within a QA team testing games (must have)
** Leading/mentoring/coaching QA Analysts
** Allocating QA resources
** Improve testing practices and pipelines
** Analyse and provide feedback on product quality, limitations, risk etc.
** Experience with Jira or Confluence
** Working with external teams and ensuring consistency
They are based in their stunning offices in Edinburgh. It's an easily accessible and central part of town. The salary on offer is competitive, offering up to £50,000 for the right candidate.
This is truly a rare opportunity to get involved in an interesting company, and have a real influence in how their QA department is run and what it achieves.
If this role sounds of interest and relevant to you, please hit apply or reach out to Erin at Cathcart Associates.
Games / gaming / AAA / studio / Edinburgh / testing / tester / QA / Quality Assurance