Associate QA Lead Tester

Cloud Imperium Games
Manchester United Kingdom
10 days ago
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We are a crowdfunded company and have a dedicated and enthusiastic community of backers who are helping us create the “Best Damn Space Sim Ever”. We want to build the best we can deliver and we believe wholeheartedly in the value of exceptional diverse talent. Cloud Imperium Games are happy to announce that we are looking for some talented new hires within our Quality Assurance department. Founded in 2012, Cloud Imperium Games creates cutting-edge videogames that defy expectations. We're currently developing Star Citizen, a record breaking multiplayer online space sim, and Squadron 42, cinematic single-player adventure set in the same universe. Join us as we break boundaries and make videogame history. In QA, we are dedicated to delivering a unique and thrilling gameplay experience. Working side-by-side with Production and Development, it is our goal as a department to accommodate and nurture the creativity and the ambitions of our staff. What does an Associate QA Lead Tester at CIG do? Work directly with a Lead QA Tester to coordinate testing efforts on all modules of the game. Create, maintain and execute test checklists and verify resolved issues in game. Work with Development and Production to create, maintain and share documentation/information within your team and across the QA department globally. Maintain an organized bug database, vetting issues from testers to ensure clear written comprehension in bug reports. Highlight issues to relevant production staff, pushing back when quality standards are in question. Form plans and tools for finding exploits and other destructive testing. Support a Lead QA Tester in planning tasks for, mentoring and supporting a team of QA Testers. Help to develop and evolve both new and existing Quality Assurance methodologies, and ensure current processes are being adhered to. Provide detailed reports on any ongoing or completed tasks to relevant parties. What you can expect from your first six months in QA A comprehensive training programme, followed by further Leadership training. Post-training, you will be assigned to one of our existing teams, based on your qualities and skills. You will work with your Lead QA Tester and a team to test, help develop and influence new and existing game features and systems. Alongside your Lead QA Tester, you will guide a team of testers to assist in the development of one of CIG’s game projects. What do we expect from our Associate QA Lead Testers? Great understanding of QA testing methodologies and technical requirements for games. Experience creating and/or maintaining test plans and checklists, using software such as TestRail or Excel. Strong time-management skills with the ability to focus on given priorities, adapt and be flexible to changing requests. Proficiency in MS Office and the use of defect tracking tools, e.g. Jira, Redmine, Devtrack. Exemplary written and verbal communication skills, with an excellent eye for detail. Proven ability to work under rapid development cycles. A thorough knowledge of video games development. Natural curiosity and an enthusiasm for finding bugs. Experience in a professional QA Environment (preferably in the games industry). CIG Diversity Statement CIG is a global company, staunchly committed to cultivating a culture and workplace that celebrates all backgrounds, lifestyles, and perspectives. Together, we are creating a space where authentic recognition, appreciation, and understanding of the importance of diversity is fostered by everyone. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strive to build a team that represents all walks of life, and we want every employee to bring all the things that make them unique to the work environment. The universe is as vast and varied as the people in it, and it’s our differences that make it special. Fraud Statement We are aware of people receiving job offers that fraudulently allege to be from CIG. These types of fraud can be carried out through false websites, fake email addresses claiming to be from our company, or social media. We do not ask for your personal info like bank account numbers, identification numbers, etc through social media or chat-based apps, nor do we request or send money for the purchase of business equipment. If you suspect fraud, please report it to your local authorities, as well as reaching out to us at info{@}cloudimperiumgames.com with any information you may have. If you like wild growth and working with happy, enthusiastic over-achievers, you'll enjoy your career with us! Founded in 2012, Cloud Imperium Games creates cutting-edge videogames that defy expectations. We’re currently developing Star Citizen, a record-breaking multiplayer online space sim, and Squadron 42, a cinematic single-player adventure set in the same universe. Join us as we break boundaries and make videogame history. With studios in Manchester, Los Angeles, Austin, and Frankfurt our colleagues work in a relaxed, innovative, and future thinking environment. We host various sports and social groups, such as tabletop games, wargaming, yoga, football, and tennis, to name a few. We are a crowdfunded company and have a dedicated and enthusiastic community of backers who are helping us create the “Best Damn Space Sim Ever”. Create Your Profile — Game companies can contact you with their relevant job openings.
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