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LQA Manager, UK Hot Job


£40,000.00 - £50,000.00 Per Annum

London, United Kingdom

United Kingdom




Head of–Management

Permanent | Full Time


Title: Localization QA Manager

Department: Quality Assurance

Location: London

Role: Hybrid

Contract: Permanent

PTW is looking for an experienced Localization QA Manager to oversee QA delivery out of our UK studios. As a member of the global QA management team, you will be responsible for the successful delivery of all insourced and outsourced QA projects. You are a dynamic and highly motivated LQA Manager, who will cultivate and develop our LQA offering, growing, and developing the capability of our team.

This position is perfect for an engaging, personable, enthusiastic, and result-orientated individual, with an eye for detail. You will be responsible for the end-to-end quality of the projects delivered out of our UK studios (scoping, budgeting, strategy, performance management and execution of the plan). You will have significant experience within localization and be ready to take the next step in your career.

What you’ll be doing

  • Managing all Localization QA projects delivered by PTW’s UK studios
  • Working closely with peers across the global organization to ensure all projects exceed client expectations
  • Managing a team of Project Managers and Project Coordinators to enable them to grow and develop
  • Creating and implementing unified processes using industry and company best practice standards
  • Reviewing and assessing delivery on an ongoing basis to ensure continual improvement
  • Managing staff utilization, etc. to ensure profitability
  • Being a champion for linguistic quality

What we’re looking for

  • Significant experience in games LQA testing, preferably in an outsourced environment
  • Significant experience of leading Localization QA teams
  • Knowledge of localization and translation technologies would be beneficial
  • First rate leadership and negotiation skills
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to manage a constantly changing workload
  • Ability to work under pressure and with constantly changing priorities
  • Excellent team-working and influencing skills
  • Flexibility regarding hours of work
  • Strong IT skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office

What we offer

  • Highly Attractive Salary, training, progression, solid established support internal network.
  • You will be working for the pre-eminent global provider of specialist services to the games industry and provided with full training and the opportunity to work on some of the biggest games titles in the world.
  • Competitive remuneration, holidays, regular team competitions with great prizes; and inclusion into an extensive social calendar. Collaborative teamwork with people from all around the world, different nationalities and languages.
  • A supportive community inclusive of LGBTQ+, and any age, ethnicity, religion, or disability. We care about the wellbeing of our employees and have a dedicated employee wellbeing programme.

Who we are

PTW is a video games services company that supports video game developers and publishers through outsourced production services. We started 25 years ago and since then, have grown exponentially year on year to where we are today. Our history is in gaming, and we are gamers at heart. In our time within the games industry, we have worked on over 1500 titles across all genres and all platforms, including 8 out of the past 10 Game-Of-The-Year-winning titles.

We have grown rapidly over the past few years and now have 35 sites spanning the globe. The PTW umbrella of companies includes SIDE and Orange Rock. SIDE works at the cutting edge of interactive media as a provider of audio services for the global entertainment market. Orange Rock is our in-house game and product development studio.

Our Values

Pole To Win's core values are imbued across our global organization: Reinforced by our actions and our attitudes. Echoed throughout our approach to our operations and our clients. Exemplified by our culture, and most of all, our people. We build people and their careers. We actively turn to teammates for counsel, inspiration, and diverse perspectives. Relationships are built on mutual respect. Personal and professional integrity is our guiding principle. We are honest, authentic, transparent, and ethically sound. Our primary goal is to advance our clients' businesses and their customers' satisfaction. We set the bar for generating imaginative and effective solutions for the most challenging problems. We move with speed and agility. We love what we do. We have unwavering loyalty to our DNA, our culture, our values, and ourselves.

Welcome to PTW

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