Senior QA Specialist

Berlin /
Game Design and Development – Quality Assurance /
Full Time
As a leading mobile games developer, Jam City is looking to “level up” our talent.  We’re on the hunt for innovators who consider themselves dynamic, collaborative, and thrive in a fast-paced environment. 

As a leading mobile games developer, Jam City is looking to “level up” our talent.  We’re on the hunt for innovators who consider themselves dynamic, collaborative, and thrive in a fast-paced environment.
Are you an experienced QA Specialist with shared passion for games?                                    

As a Senior QA Specialist, you test all aspects of a game or an internal tool in order to achieve the desired overall quality and enable bug-free fun. We are looking for a passionate & proactive QA Specialist to join our team in Berlin! You will have the opportunity to collaborate with some of the gaming industry's top professionals, drive quality standards that directly influence the experience of millions of people playing our games.

RESPONSIBILITIES

    • Maintain and contribute to the creation of test plans, scenarios, scripts and procedures for a live product
    • Be a champion of QA best practices, promoting them to the whole team
    • Ensure that the live operations are proceeded without hiccups
    • Work together with the Product Manager to ensure the quality and timely progress of development
    • Embedded into the development team, you’ll work directly with members in Berlin and Argentina to ensure quality throughout the development cycle
    • Monitor several branches simultaneously and help running play-tests
    • Provide qualitative and quantitative reports to the team, including workflow issues & blockers
    • Keep all relevant testing documentation up to date and available to all testers

REQUIREMENTS

    • Minimum three years of experience as a QA Tester in game development
    • Believe in games as a service and have experience in maintaining live operations
    • Knowledge about automated testing & coding skills are nice to have
    • You feel at home in an Agile development environment, where you work in multidisciplinary teams
    • Proactive, results oriented, self-starter with a strong sense of ownership.
    • You have an analytical mind, are a natural problem solver, and know how to find out what you don't know already
    • You appreciate an open and honest environment, and your communication skills are up to the task of participating in the same manner
    • Your JIRA skills are solid
    • Familiarity with standard practices and procedures in the mobile QA field.
    • Management experience in a team-oriented workplace preferred.
    • Fluent English is mandatory
ABOUT JAM CITY
Jam City is an award-winning mobile entertainment studio providing unique and deeply engaging games that appeal to a broad, global audience.

Led by CEO Chris DeWolfe, former MySpace co-founder and CEO, and COO Josh Yguado, former 20th Century Fox executive, Jam City is the creative powerhouse behind some of the highest-grossing and most enduring mobile games. Jam City’s global franchise Cookie Jam has generated more than half a billion dollars, and Panda Pop has more than 120 million downloads to date.

The company also is the go-to studio for Hollywood, having developed immersive, narrative-rich mobile games around iconic entertainment brands. The company’s popular RPG game Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery was the #1 game in more than 40 countries at its launch in April 2018.

Jam City has nine studios located in Los Angeles (HQ), Berlin, Buenos Aires, Bogotá, Burbank, Cedar Falls, San Diego, San Francisco, and Toronto.