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Senior QA / QA Lead (Battle Studio)

  • Application Deadline: Sept. 30, 2019
  • Espoo
  • Application Deadline: Sept. 30, 2019
  • Espoo

We are looking for an experienced, versatile and passionate QA professional to strengthen our Battle Studio at Rovio HQ in Espoo, Finland.

The Battle Studio is focused on cutting-edge mid-core games. Be part of a senior team with a flat hierarchy and high ambitions where strong ideas, collaboration and commitment shine above all.

We believe in top-notch quality products that we are proud to share with our Fans all around the world. As Senior QA, you step in with your expertise, critical mindset and passion for games early in the development and contribute to the quality of our games throughout the development lifecycle.

You can deliver solid QA strategy and are good at planning, organising and optimising test plans. You pride yourself at being an excellent agile Tester. You eagerly research QA tools and work on improving existing ones. You have an eye for spotting design and UX flaws. You do not shy away from automation and you are passionately engaging in defining and planning the automation strategy with your development team.

Other key tasks and responsibilities:

  • As a development team member, represent QA and quality thinking in development activities
  • Support and coach development team in reaching great product quality
  • Assure that product quality targets are continuously met
  • Provide timely and accurate quality visibility for the project team and for other stakeholders
  • Lead and support project's test activities (both internal and external testing)
  • Effectively manage testing scope and QA strategy
  • Together with the development team and QA Engineers, plan and support project's test automation approach and efforts
  • Actively engage in improving QA craft by continuously optimising, researching and developing quality methodology and tools

You’ll fit in if you have:

  • Broad understanding of how games are developed and tested
  • Great coordination and project management skills
  • Excellent collaboration, communication and troubleshooting skills
  • Excellent English, both oral and written
  • Ability to apply critical thinking in action and to operate well under pressure
  • Desire to learn and grow

We’d love it if you have some of these:

  • At least 3-5 years of working experience in games testing
  • At least 1 year of work experience in test leading
  • Experience in working with outsourced and/or distributed teams
  • Experience from programming, scripting and/or test automation
  • Relevant studies or a degree is an advantage, but not a must

What you get when you join us:

  • We give you the best support we can, we help you grow and achieve your professional goals
  • We have fun! We are a family-like community that is hands-on, open, collaborative and ambitious
  • You will get to work in truly international environment: you will hear a number of languages in our workplace and can join a variety of activities that we come up with together
  • Great opportunity to work with top talent in the gaming industry!
  • Competitive benefits such as a cell phone of our top models, a laptop you feel comfortable with, lunch and sport vouchers, breakfast, gaming area, gym, sauna and more
  • The feeling of a small startup in a financially stable environment
  • Relocation assistance
  • Flexible working hours

Send your application over now - we look forward to hearing from you!

Work with great people

Victor Lemeshev
Senior Backend Developer
"What I personally like most about my job is that I can always expand in new directions, when there is a need for that."
Nicole Yang
Data Analyst
"Our Stockholm office is the best. Comfy surroundings and also working on some of the most popular mobile games in the world. All in a day’s work."
Marc Olivier
Senior Game Designer
"At Rovio, I found that teams have the freedom of an indie and the kind of support only a major developer can offer."
Jan Lidtke
Art Director
"Making games is awesome, but the good vibes in the office and beautiful Finnish scenery are the icing on the cake."

Great Place to Work

  • Flexible hours

  • Growth opportunities

  • Rewards and recognition

  • Inclusive atmosphere

  • Support for families

  • Relocation support

About the company

Rovio is a games-first entertainment company that launched to worldwide fame with 2009’s Angry Birds. Along the way, their games have been downloaded over 4 billion times, they have sold over 1.8 billion licenced products, and they have conquered cinemas around the world with The Angry Birds Movie, which opened at number one in 50 countries in 2016.

Rovio’s three game studios are actively developing and supporting free-to-play mobile games in a wide variety of genres, both under the Angry Birds brand and also with new, original IPs. 2019 promises to be a big year for Rovio. With The Angry Birds Movie 2 coming to theaters in August, and the 10th anniversary of Angry Birds coming later this year, it is an exciting time to be part of the team.

Raine Mäki | Hiring Manager

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