Development QA Manager

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Areas of Expertise:
QA and Localisation
Bethesda Game Studios
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Development QA Manager

Division: Bethesda Game Studios - Austin | Department: Quality Assurance | Location: Austin , TX, US

Bethesda Game Studios is seeking an experienced Development QA Manager. Collaboration is key in this role. The ideal candidate is an effective communicator, proactive and able to identify critical issues and is results driven. The Development QA Manager will partner closely with our game team to ensure that the project is tested thoroughly and keep stakeholders well-informed on the status of the game.


  • Tracks and manages the daily workload of a test team
  • Helps plan, coordinate, track, and drive playtests to gather both qualitative and quantitative metrics
  • Interacts directly with QA Management and the Development team to discuss test scheduling and issues
  • Interfaces regularly with management and testers - both local and remote - to obtain and exchange information
  • Becomes an expert on the testing status of the game and its features
  • Enters accurate high-quality game issues based on department standards into bug tracking system
  • Manages the project database, ensuring continuous high quality on bug entry, timely response on requests for more information, and proper bug flow
  • Provides detailed tracking and timely reporting of work progress and deliverables
  • Effectively and objectively communicates the status of the project to both the Production and Development teams as well as QA Management
  • Supervises and owns the creation of test cases and test suites that cover all game functionality
  • Assists in the creation and implementation of training materials for team members
  • Coach and mentor testers on proper QA processes


  • 2-4 years in a Lead QA role in the gaming industry
  • Proven experience coordinating large groups in a game related environment
  • Proven experience with PC and console testing
  • Strong analytical skills in reviewing design-related information and interpreting areas of risk in testing
  • Experience working with remote QA teams
  • Proven background in test process and procedures
  • Team player
  • Effective communication skills
  • Strong organizational Skills
  • Flexibility around changing priorities
  • Extensive knowledge of multiplayer games from all platforms
  • Self-motivated with a strong work ethic and ability to work with limited supervision
  • Advanced skillset for using Windows applications
  • Knowledge and experience with tools for scheduling and tracking deliverables

 Desired Skills

  • BS in Computer Science or previous experience in test automation
  • 2+ AAA cross platform games
  • Web platform and service-based game experience
  • Demonstrated knowledge of certification testing for consoles

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