QA Release Manager (Games)
7 days ago
Amazon Games is seeking a passionate and motivated Release Manager to join the Publishing QA organization. In this role, you will partner closely with an Account Manager and a Marketing Lead to develop and deploy processes for releasing our games onto various publishing platforms, whether PC, console or mobile. You will then supervise the release of all of our titles to production while collaborating with franchise teams, quality assurance, and other stakeholders. This will enable Amazon Games to confidently and continually release high-quality products that delight customers worldwide.
This position will influence multiple teams and projects by optimizing launch readiness, platform certification and release management processes. In this role, you will learn about the various platform requirements, tools and deployment processes, and advise QA and franchise teams. Success will require curiosity, creativity and collaboration.
About Amazon Games
Amazon Games applies the principles of Amazonian culture to the world of game design. We have a diverse team of talented, creative people pairing their love of making games with the unique strengths that come with being part of Amazon. Across all of our teams and locations, we are united by a common purpose: to share great gaming experiences with customers around the world. We believe in a future where everyone is a gamer and everyone can create, compete, collaborate and connect through games, and we are looking for the right people to help us build that future. With the power of Twitch and AWS at your fingertips, you will have the chance to innovate in gameplay, creativity, marketing, and technology, while working alongside some of the smartest and most creative minds in the industry.
Inclusive Culture, Work/Life Balance, & Career Growth
Here at AWS, we embrace our differences and are committed to furthering our culture of inclusion. We offer ten employee-led affinity groups with 190 global chapters, innovative benefits, and annual and ongoing learning experiences (including our Conversations on Race and Ethnicity (CORE) and AmazeCon (gender diversity) conferences). Our team also puts a high value on work-life balance and offers flexible working hours. We believe striking the right balance between your personal and professional life is critical to life-long happiness and fulfillment. Additionally, our team is dedicated to supporting you with mentorship and pathways for ongoing development. We have a broad mix of experience levels and tenures, and are building an environment that celebrates knowledge sharing and promotes career choice.
· 7+ years of experience in software QA or PM experience
· Experience with QA methodology and tools; software testing standards, methods and conventions; and the product development cycle
· Experience with release management and/or publisher certification
· Experience in one of more scripting languages, or equivalent technical skills
· Knowledge of video games and digital entertainment
· Experience testing across a variety of platforms (PC, mobile, console, etc.)
· Proven success in communicating cross-functionally and across management levels
· ISTQB (or equivalent qualification)
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