Experis is a strategic partner to the largest and most well-respected game developers and publishers in the world, with mature QA testing programs in Seattle and Portland. We are seeking a seasoned Games Test Manager with an entrepreneurial spirit to help us duplicate this success and spearhead a new venture, testing AAA game console & PC titles. We have shipped over 100 games over the last 5 years ranging from PC, to XBOX, Kinect, Mobile, and Arcade games. This is a unique opportunity to play an integral role in building and evolving a large team of testers in our new, state-of-the-art facility in sunny Tempe, AZ (suburban Phoenix).
This role is not just a managerial-type role, but a hands-on Test Manager that must be willing to work in the trenches alongside the team you are leading. You will also act as the face to our end-client and need to have strong presentation skills to executive leadership, the ability to manage a budget, and mentor/develop your team.
The ideal candidate with have strong fundamental QA methodology, baseline technical chops, and the ability to adhere to processes of shipping games in a large enterprise (formal SDLC and methodology in place).
Work with and help build a talented team on new projects using cutting-edge technology.
Provide dedicated system test support for all project deliverables
Managing and evolving a large test team.
Reviewing all related documentation requirements, specifications, and other docs.
Ensuring the test plan is executed appropriately.
10+ years work related experience required
Must Have: Previous games industry experience- shipping game titles
Must Have: Test Team Management experience (Ideally, experience managing 30 or more testers as some of our other Lead/PM's have managed over 100 testers in large game studios and acted at the Director level of Quality of Assurance)
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or similar discipline
Experience with shipping a product/product cycle
All interested candidates should send their resume to Marc Galardy at firstname.lastname@example.org
Experis is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE/AA)