Pocket Gems wants to build the greatest games and interactive entertainment in the world. That’s the mission our founders began with in an apartment above a pizza shop back in 2009 and we continue it today.
Pocket Gems has grown to over 250 people in San Francisco. With $155 million in backing from Sequoia Capital and Tencent, we’re constantly breaking new ground with graphically rich mobile games, fun new genres of mobile entertainment, and innovative technologies like our mobile-first Mantis Engine.
Our products have been downloaded over 325 million times by players around the world. Most recently, we’ve launched Wild Beyond, a fast-paced and strategic 3D combat game, Episode, a mobile storytelling network and platform, and War Dragons, a visually stunning 3D real-time strategy game.
As the QA Manager,you will be responsible for mentoring the War Dragons QA team. You will work with team leadership to meet the testing needs of the product. You will understand how to best develop and grow the team you manage while meeting the needs and goals of War Dragons product leadership team.
What You’ll Do:
Develop test plans and test strategies for game features and content (yes, we still get our hands on the game!)
Engage and develop the War Dragons QA team in their skills and careers
Provide guidance and coaching in QA best practices
Work with engineers, designers, and artists while features are still being concepted to ensure healthy designs that simplify testing
Work with team leadership to create and implement team workflow process changes
Participate in all aspects of the project life-cycle, from ideation to specification to release
Plan and allocate staffing resources on the team
What You Bring to QA Team:
6+ years of QA experience with at least 2 years in a management capacity
A passion for video games
Strong team building and empowering skills; you love building scalable and high-performing QA teams
Experience with mobile game development and agile development processes
Extra Gems For:
Operating in the games as as service live operations model
Pocket Gems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based on race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, national origin, religion, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status or any legally protected status.
Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.