Kwalee is one of the world’s leading multiplatform game publishers, with well over 600 million downloads worldwide for mobile hits such as Draw It, Teacher Simulator, Let’s Be Cops 3D and Makeover Studio 3D.
Alongside this, we also have a growing PC and console team of incredible pedigree that is on the hunt for great new titles to join TENS! and Eternal Hope.
With a team of talented people collaborating daily between our studios in Leamington Spa, Bangalore and Beijing, or on a remote basis from Turkey, Brazil, the Philippines and many more, we have a truly global team making games for a global audience.
And it’s paying off : Kwalee games have been downloaded in every country on earth! If you think you’re a good fit for one of our vacancies, we want to hear from you wherever you are based.
Founded in 2011 by David Darling CBE, a key architect of the UK games industry who previously co-founded and led Codemasters for many years, our team also includes legends such as Andrew Graham (creator of Micro Machines series) and Jason Falcus (programmer of classics including NBA Jam) alongside a growing and diverse team of global gaming experts.
Everyone contributes creatively to Kwalee’s success, with all employees eligible to pitch their own game ideas on Creative Wednesdays, and we’re proud to have built our success on this inclusive principle.
Could your idea be the next global hit?
As Compliance QA Lead you have a passion for games, experience in Compliance QA and more importantly, great management skills
What you tell your friends you do
Managing teams to make sure the games we release are up to scratch and ready to be played by millions.
What you will really be doing
To deliver Compliance QA on any one of the platforms (Sony, Microsoft, Nintendo) and its iterations
Leading, coaching, training and mentoring testers for compliance work
Build test plans and test strategies to deliver compliance projects
Vet compliance QA bugs and maintain the bug database workflow.
Send Daily, weekly reports updating the project status
Work with Managers for planning and applying successful project strategies.
How you will be doing this
You’ll be part of an agile, multidisciplinary and creative team and work closely with them to coordinate efforts and get the best results.
You'll think creatively and be motivated by challenges and constantly striving for the best.
You’ll work with cutting edge technology, if you need software or hardware to get the job done efficiently, you can get it
Our talented team is our signature. We have a highly creative atmosphere with around 150 staff where you’ll have the opportunity to contribute daily to important decisions.
You’ll work within an extremely experienced, passionate and diverse team, including David Darling and the creator of the Micro Machines video games.
Skills and requirements
Overseeing Compliance QA projects and supporting the project teams. This includes vetting bugs, answering tester queries and verifying N / A and C / C requests, from dev teams.
Creating compliance QA strategies as per the project needs.
When applicable, overseeing the submission feedback processes to ensure all feedback are closed. This includes reviewing the feedback and ensuring actions required as a result.
Maintaining & publishing submission defect stats and reports for the platform.
Overseeing training of Compliance QA testers, Compliance QA senior testers and leads.
Mentoring and coaching Compliance QA testers and senior Compliance QA testers to help them develop professionally.
Supervising Compliance Checklist updates.
Developing and improving tools & processes for the Compliance QA Group.
Setting up and customising projects in Test Case Management software.
Researching on dev portals, chat boards, and websites and keeping the team updated with the latest information
Acting as liaison with the Hardware Manufacturers, while being a part of compliance discussion groups on dev portal.
Advising on team balancing and optimal use of resources.
We want everyone involved in our games to share our success, that’s why we have a generous team profit sharing scheme from day 1 of employment
In addition to a competitive salary, we also offer private medical cover and life assurance
Creative Wednesdays! (Design and make your own games every Wednesday)
20 days of paid holidays plus bank holidays
Great work-life balance with flexible working hours
Quarterly team building days - work hard, play hard!
Monthly employee awards
Free snacks, fruit and drinks
We firmly believe in creativity and innovation and that a fundamental requirement for a successful and happy company is having the right mix of individuals.
With the right people in the right environment anything and everything is possible.