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 Episode, a mobile storytelling network and platform, and War Dragons, a visually stunning 3D real-time strategy game.
As a Staff QA Analyst on our Quality Assurance team, you will be responsible for testing War Dragons. You will work with team leadership to develop test plans for game features and content, and with the game team to give feedback on ongoing designs and development. As an experienced analyst, you will be an integral part of helping the QA department evolve and improve processes and testing methodologies.
Please note that this is for a Full Time position.
What You’ll Do:
Develop test plans and test strategies for game features and content
Write tickets for bugs discovered
Work with engineers, designers, and artists while features are still being concepted to ensure healthy designs that simplify testing
Engage with an offshore QA team to ensure testing is conducted at a high quality
Drive process improvements that will have both game and QA department wide impact
What You Bring to the QA Team:
At least 5 years game/software development in a Quality Assurance role
Bachelor's degree in a STEM field
Effective team leadership and mentoring qualities
Strong communication skills
Persistence and proactivity
Experience creating some automation, tools, etc. using a scripting language (Python, Visual Basic, etc.)
Extra Gems for:
Mobile app development/testing experience in a live games as a service environment
Experience with engaging, directing, and mentoring offshore QA teams
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.