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GAMES QA Lead Melbourne - rapadly expanding studio - console, mobile, VR - visa sponsorship an option - must have 5+yrs games industry exp.


Conkerberry Pty Ltd

$negotiable on experience

Melbourne, Australia






Permanent | Full Time


  • Rapidly expanding studio
  • Currently has 120+ employees focusing on mobile, PC, console & VR gaming.
  • Original IP & work for worldwide studio projects
  • Visa sponsorship & relocation a possible option in 2022 for Lead candidates only.



Looking for a super switched on QA Leader to lead the studio's QA team while setting up all of the necessary tools, documentation, and test plans for a successful QA team. If you think of yourself as a bug hunter extraordinaire and are capable of finding defects that no one else even considers, this is the job for you!

Key Responsibilities

  • Taking ownership of the quality control for all of studios titles.
  • Reporting to other Leads and Executives on the overall quality of our releases going out.
  • Conducting ongoing testing of all feature releases.
  • Suggesting improvements and documenting defects for multiple internal and external systems
  • Writing and implementing test plans for new projects
  • Conducting user acceptance testing sessions
  • Organising Beta and A/B tests
  • Maintaining our defect documentation.
  • Working closely with Tools teams to ensure all QA employees have the tools at which to effectively test Titles and Features.
  • Inspiring & leading a team of QA employees, and ensuring they are following the workflow.
  • This is a hands-on role, it will be leading a small team, but also performing daily QA tasks.
  • The ideal candidate for this job should be independently motivated and ready to work hard to achieve results.

What You Bring To The Role

  • At least 5 years experience in a similar QA role in the games industry ( Essential )
  • Leading our small QA team
  • Mentoring junior staff on QA Policy.
  • Writing test plans
  • Conducting or organising user acceptance tests
  • Conducting or organising Beta tests
  • Creating thorough process documentation
  • A tertiary degree or an equivalent professional qualification in a relevant field.
  • The ability to prioritise and work on multiple tasks simultaneously and manage competing priorities.
  • Strong attention to detail and the ability to work independently to get the job done without day-to-day direction.
  • Understanding of mobile / console games and the industry as a whole.
  • Conduct strategy audits to identify further opportunities to improve the way we do things.
  • Think on their feet and act quickly.
  • Have a can-do with the ability to turn a negative into a positive, no problem is too great.

Bonus Points!

  • Experience working within Unity3D.
  • Sound knowledge in analytics and product management.


Feel free to contact me anytime for full studio & job details

Bronwynn Lusted

Conkerberry Recruitment for Games

+61 (0)427 690 971

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