Lead Mobile QA Analyst
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Jagex Games Studio is looking for a talented Lead QA Analyst to join our team in Cambridge, UK on the award-winning RuneScape team. You will benefit from working in a highly talented team with QA veterans of over 10 years, and be part of a growing business which has rewarding opportunities. The role offers an attractive opportunity to play a key role in the companies next biggest adventure, launching our 16 year old award winning MMORPG RuneScape on mobile.
You should have a methodical and artistic approach to viewing games. While embedded within the development team you will directly impact content design by giving qualitative feedback on game mechanics and usability with the aim to push out the best possible content to millions of our players world-wide on multiple platforms.
Jagex Lead QA Analysts should be motivated and passionate individuals that inspire and positively influence those around them. Although knowing RuneScape isn’t a requirement, the candidate should still be highly capable of picking up the game and its mechanics quickly. The ideal candidate should have at least 4 years of testing experience on mobile and/or PC.
Oversee the QA process for RuneScape & OldSchool mobile projects assigned to you
Execute test requirements including Functional, Compat, Performance and Compliance testing
Planning, creating and executing test strategies with aim to achieve excellent test coverage
Digest technical requirements and comprehensively add knowledge gained to test strategies
Coordinate with external QA partners on large scale mobile testing requirements
Work seamlessly with development teams to track issues and assist in the remedy of defects
Prepare regular build stability and game health reports for key stakeholders
Attend sprint review and planning meetings to ensure QA always has a presence and voice
Be the point of contact and expert on all QA related mobile requirements and queries
Regularly review new game content in development to ensure its design is fitting to mobile users
Perform destructive and exploratory testing without detailed test case guidance
Able to learn rapidly and eager to take on new challenges
A very strong communicator with excellent attention to detail
Highly organised and enthusiastic with a strong work ethic
An individual that owns their mistakes so that they and others can learn from them
An honest, confident and vocal individual that speaks up and suggests change when needed
An individual that strives to meet deadlines and deliver projects on time to an excellent standard
A proven Senior or Lead level QA Analyst with several years of mobile QA experience
Passionate about Quality Assurance and eager to progress further in their career
Experienced in performing Compat, Compliance and Performance testing on mobile devices
Desirable but not essential:
Experience with JIRA and Perforce
Basic knowledge in Java, C++ or C#
Previous testing experience on MMO’s
A computing or games related degree
Basic or advanced knowledge of the RuneScape brand, through direct game experience
Jagex are an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership, pregnancy or maternity, religion or belief.