QA Project Coordinator

  • IT Software
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 1 - 5 years of experience
  • Updated at: 06.08.2020
    Short company description

    Amber Studio is the largest independently-owned Romanian game development studio, offering premium creative and development services.


    Required Qualifications:
    3+ years of experience in Quality Assurance or Software Development
    Knowledge of Project Management techniques and tools
    Direct work experience in project management capacity
    Demonstrated experience managing and coordinating large technical teams
    Proven experience in Risk Management
    Nice to have:
    Experience supporting projects or operations of a large IT organization
    Experience supporting Software Development Life Cycle
    PMP practical experience
    ITIL Foundation Level certification


    About the role:
    The QA Project Coordinator is responsible for ensuring the successful and timely project implementation & support of one or multiple Quality Assurance projects. Leading a team of QA Testers according to the Amber QA Framework, the QA Project Coordinator will effectively manage, plan and track all the testing aspects for the entire span of a project, across multiple platforms.
    Responsible for building Trust and Communication between internal teams and the business stakeholders. This role works under direction of the Project Manager.

    We need you to:
    Plan, Define and Control
    Lead the planning and implementation of project
    Define project tasks and resource requirements
    Production of test plans and Strategies in accordance with the software requirements and design specifications.
    Accurate recording of test activities including identification and tracking of defects
    Analysis of actual results arising from test execution
    Assist in recommending future enhancements and improvements during the test life cycle to improve the effectiveness of the team
    Create and maintain QA tools such as build deployment, performance/memory profiling, gameplay metrics, smoke tests and other automated tests
    Create and supervise QA assignments and provide status reports to project leadership
    Present reports defining project progress, risk registry and mitigation plan
    Establish a communication schedule to update stakeholders including appropriate staff in the organization on the progress of the project
    Lead, Develop, Empower
    Integrate and develop culture. Build inspiration and engagement for your team
    Understand and develop the strengths of team members, encouraging them to make the best of their abilities.
    Sets clear, realistic goals, objectives and performance standards for self and the team.
    Train, coach and help in the development of QA Testers and QA Test Specialists in test processes and business procedures
    Manage individual performance of the QA Testers and QA Test Specialists conducting one to ones, giving feedback on performance, conducting performance appraisals, absence management and managing resource requirements.
    Identifies and manages poor performance in a timely and effective manner.
    Delegates fairly and evenly across the team, matching the activity to the individual based on workload, personal strengths and development needs.
    Gives feedback (both positive and negative) in a constructive manner.

    Other info

    What we offer:
    An attractive salary
    Meal tickets
    A permanent contract
    Medical services package
    Fresh fruits and coffee all day long
    Professional and friendly working environment
    Relaxation areas with all sorts of activities
    Easy-to-access headquarters located in Charles de Gaulle Plaza