Quality Assurance & Test

QA Manager

About Us

Psyonix is a video game developer best known for Rocket League, the award-winning game that combines soccer, driving, and highly competitive gameplay. As part of the Epic Games family, we are an industry-leading game studio rooted in a crunch-free philosophy that emphasizes an amazing employee experience, located in the heart of San Diego. For nearly 20 years, we have been a driving force behind some of the most successful games in the industry, including Gears of War, Mass Effect 3, XCOM: Enemy Unknown, Bulletstorm, Unreal Tournament III and Unreal Tournament 2004.

What makes us Epic?

At the core of Epic’s success are talented, passionate people. Epic prides itself on creating a collaborative, welcoming, and creative environment. Whether it’s building award-winning games or crafting engine technology that enables others to make visually stunning interactive experiences, we’re always innovating. Being Epic means being a part of a team that continually strives to do right by our community and users. We’re constantly innovating to raise the bar of engine and game development.

What You'll Do

We are looking for a Dev QA Manager to oversee multiple small teams as well as write test plans and arrange compliance testing to ensure products meet performance standards and requirements. You will use independent judgment to help define procedures and support the achievement of long-term outcomes of the team.  In this role, you will interact with department leads and peers and share information amongst the team and other departments. Our ideal candidate has experience managing a team and is detail oriented, dedicated and passionate about games.

In This Role You Will

  • Manage the test plan and test case process to verify the functionality and usability of PC and console applications throughout various development phases
  • Work directly with Production and Development to track features in development and direct test plans for those features and the core game
  • Collaborate with Production and Development on QA needs and risks to current and upcoming projects
  • Manage professional development of Lead and Senior level testers
  • Assist in onboarding and training of new team members
  • Direct internal testers in daily and weekly tasks
  • Track ongoing project statuses and create weekly reports
  • Assist in triaging bugs from the database
  • Verify fixes are implemented correctly throughout the product cycle in both consumer and development environment
  • Utilize established defect reporting formats and tracking systems
  • Use bug tracking software to record bugs and specific test results

What We're Looking For

  • Minimum of 8 years of game testing experience
  • At least 4 years of experience as a department manager
  • Mastery of QA testing methodologies including, but not limited to: compatibility testing, performance testing, unit testing, user experience, test driven development, regression, and acceptance testing
  • Experience working in a fast paced environment that requires frequent shifts in areas of focus
  • Thorough knowledge of testing processes across all platforms
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to follow directions, remain focused and clearly communicate detailed information 
  • Strong written and verbal communication, implementation, and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent organization, time management and analytical skills
  • Must be able to learn, comprehend and apply new concepts, techniques and procedures quickly
  • Able to work independently or in small teams effectively
  • Experience working in a LiveOps environment
  • Proficiency with Jira and Google Apps Suite
  • Passion for gaming is a must

Epic Job + Epic Benefits = Epic Life

Our intent is to cover all things that are medically necessary and improve the quality of life. We pay for 100% of the premiums for both you and your dependents. We offer coverage for Medical, Dental, Vision HRA, Long Term Disability, AD&D and Life Insurance, 401k.

All Epic employees enjoy drinks, snacks, and lunches every day, free of charge - and we offer plenty of annual celebrations for employees and family members to show the love we have for our people. Additionally, each year, we celebrate the Epic family with company-wide paid breaks, generous paid time off, and recognize individuals for 7 years of employment with a paid sabbatical - we think our people are pretty awesome!

Like what you hear? Come be part of something Epic!