At Zynga, we make games that wow people. We innovate to create experiences that previously were impossible and that would not exist without us.
We take pride in making titles that reach a large audience and in creating communities that last.
As the QA Manager for Studio I, you'll be at the heart of our team leading by example and past experiences and be the voice of Quality for the teams and to upper management.
You will m anage the QA function across Studio I on multiple games using a team o f both internal and external QA's that work in a distributed fashion.
You will be responsible for the overall QA strategy of the team, along with the overall management responsibilities that that entails.
This covers everything from people management, day- to-day allocation of work, upward stakeholder management etc. You will be the quality evangelist for the team, driving standard methodology and keeping up to date with the latest testing trends.
Required skills :
Bachelor's degree and / or equivalent experien ce
Minimum of 3 years as a QA Manager
Good communication skills both written and verbal
Strong collaboration skills and works well with others
Pro-active and self-driven
Proven experience of managing multiple teams / projects
Proven track record of managing offshore vendor teams
Strong reporting skills i.e. QA Velocity, Future Planning, QA Progress
Proven experience of leading and managing teams in multiple locations
Ability to mentor, coach and develop your team to meet the requirements of the Franchise
Prov en track record of incorporating overarching QA strategies across projects
Ability to work with upper management and supply key facts and metrics
Experience with NFT in respect for games and NFT considerations
Experience in Gaming and Technical Testing for Games
Experience with pre and post launch gaming projects
Strong working experience of industry standard testing tools TFS, JIRA, TestRail, ALM / Quality Centre or similar
Experience with Jenkins pipelines, environment management and source control systems for e.g. TFS, Git SVN or similar
Experiences with SDLC's
Passion for gaming, free to play mobile or console games!
Desirable Experience & Skills
ISTQB certified / ISEB / CMAP or similar certifications / training
Exposure to gaming engines e.g. Unity / Unreal
Abil ity to read code, data and scripting information
Agile practices and processes
Test automation experience
What we offer you :
Work in a studio that has complete P&L ownership of games
Competitive salary, discretionary annual bonus scheme and Zynga RSUs
Full medical, accident as well as life insurance benefits
Catered breakfast, lunch and evening snacks
Child care facilities for women employees and discounted facilities for male employees
Well stocked pantry
Generous Paid Maternity / Paternity leave
Employee As sistance Programs
Active Employee Resource Groups - Women at Zynga
Frequent employee events
Additional leave options for most employees
Flexible working hours on many teams
Casual dress every single day
Work with cool people and impact millions of daily pl ayers!