Quality Assurance Manager

Quality Assurance Toronto, ON


Kim Kardashian Hollywood

Description

About Glu Mobile

Glu Mobile (NASDAQ:GLUU) is a leading global developer and publisher of free-to-play mobile games. Glu is focused on creating compelling original IP games such as CONTRACT KILLER, COOKING DASH, COVET FASHION, DEER HUNTER, DESIGN HOME, QUIZUP, and RACING RIVALS, and branded IP games including RESTAURANT DASH WITH GORDON RAMSAY, KENDALL & KYLIE, MLB TAP SPORTS BASEBALL 2017 and KIM KARDASHIAN: HOLLYWOOD on the App Store, Google Play and Amazon Appstore. Founded in 2001, Glu is headquartered in San Francisco with U.S. offices in Burlingame, San Mateo and Long Beach, and international locations in Canada, China, India, Japan, and Russia. Consumers can find high-quality entertainment wherever they see the ‘g’ character logo or at www.glu.com.

QA Manager


Glu Toronto, a subsidiary of Glu Mobile (NASDAQ: GLUU), is currently seeking a QA Manager to work in our downtown Toronto game development studio. Our team has years of As the QA Man

experience and a track record of success including multiple top-10 freemium iOS games like Kim Kardashian: Hollywood.

As the QA Manager you will report to the Sr. Producer of the Glu Toronto Studio. You will be responsible for setting the QA vision and strategy for the studio, leading a QA team, and managing all QA resources for all Glu Toronto games.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage the Quality Assurance team - hire, develop, task, and motivate a team of experienced QA testers and test leads
  • Plan, implement, and manage QA resources to ensure that the games meet or exceed our quality standards.
  • Proactively create and communicate testing policies, procedures, and standards - including management of the bug tracking database.
  • Take QA to the next level - Coordinate with the Customer Care and community management teams to find and resolve bugs, monitor quality, and proactively act on issues.
  • Source and help implement tools to increase testing capability and efficiency.
  • Align with and support engineering teams and other and internal stakeholders to ensure that QA testing procedures are meeting studio and business priorities.
  • Review the execution of test plans and standard operating procedures in each QA game pod.
  • Ensure superior quality for products being deployed across hundreds of devices.

Qualifications:

  • 6+ years of Quality Assurance experience.
  • 3+ years of experience as a people manager.
  • 3+ year of experience in mobile or social games/apps.
  • You successfully developed and delivered a top notch and aligned QA strategy.
  • You successfully shipped multiple live products while managing a QA team.
  • You have knowledge of gaming technologies such as iOS, Android, Unity, and 3rd Party SDKs.
  • You can create master functional and technical test plans and test cases.
  • You have experience partnering with customer support and community management teams to monitor and proactively ensure top quality products.
  • You can quickly adapt to different hardware and software environments in this constantly shifting mobile marketplace.
  • You have excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills in English.
  • You can work flexible hours and work with a global team

The ideal candidate will also have:

  • Experience with JIRA, Confluence, and TestRail are a plus.
  • Experience in mobile or social gaming is a plus.
  • Ability to manage internal and external QA teams is a plus.