QA Lead

Lead our QA team and test new game mechanics, content and features
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As a QA Lead you are a part of our production team and you work closely with all of our developers and you lead our QA team of four Testers. You provide direct support by testing the implementation of new game mechanics, content and features and support the accountable Associate Producer with the daily activities for the QA team.

Your contribution

As a QA Lead your main tasks and responsibilities are:

  • Responsible for the daily workflow of our QA team;
  • Create documentation, Daily Handovers and stability reports for transparency to the internal team and external parties;
  • Champion Arrowhead’s JIRA database and workflows;
  • Liaison with external QA/QA Leads and Arrowhead Producer(s);
  • Communicate with the development team and execute daily bug triages;
  • Maintain playable builds on a daily basis;
  • Champion best practices for testing, bug reporting, test processes and planning;
  • Create and maintain test cases, test plans and produce detailed bug reports;
  • Onboard of new devs through playtests and introductions of Arrowhead’s JIRA flow;
  • Support of developers during every step of production development on the QA efforts.

Our requirements 

Do you have experience as a QA Lead and do you recognize yourself in the following skills and requirements?:

  • You have at around 1 year of experience as a QA Lead and around 2 to 3 years of experience as a QA Tester; 
  • You have shipped 1 major video game title being part in the development and working alongside the development teams;
  • Great knowledge of PC and consoles (hardware and testing software);
  • Experience with game testing and creating test cases, test plans and bug reports;
  • Knowledge of QA methodologies;
  • Solid understanding of gameplay mechanics;
  • Experience working with bug-trackers such as JIRA;
  • Working with international teams and are fluent in English (written and spoken).

Practical information

Employment: Full-time, 40 hours per week. At this moment, working from home is the norm due to COVID regulations. During this period working remotely could be discussed for the right candidate. After COVID restrictions, working in the studio is preferred. 

Location: Stockholm If you think that this is the position that matches your background and skills, we would love to hear from you! Please be sure to add your CV and a Cover Letter explaining your QA experience and motivation why Arrowhead is the right place for you!

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!


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Perks & Benefits

At Arrowhead we aim to give people a high level of freedom with emphasis on autonomy. Everyone receives generous perks, such as 30 days paid vacation, several health benefits, insurances, and company savings for your retirement fund.

We also have recurring company outings and events such as movie nights, game competitions and activities like paintball.

  • Flexibility and generous vacation

    You have the freedom to plan your workday according to your preferences, keeping in mind that between 10:00-12:00 and 13:00-15:00 you are available for (team) meetings.
    You are also entitled to six weeks paid vacation each year.

  • Pension fund and insurances

    You can feel safe with a full life- and occupational injury insurance as well as guaranteed quick access to health specialists. An additional monthly saving is added to your retirement fund.

  • Health & wellness

    Massage at the office every other week,
    a weekly wellness activity hour and yearly wellness allowance. Once a year we also offer health care checkups with the possibility to track your changes and progress.

Working at Arrowhead

Arrowhead is primarily interested in long term jobs and employment. We are not a project-based studio and prefer to have full-time employees. We feel that this contributes to a better work environment, a feeling of stability and builds stronger internal relationships.

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