Electronic Arts, Inc QA Project Lead in Burnaby, British Columbia

TheQA Project Leadis responsible for all aspects of testing for a project. The core responsibilities include planning, scheduling, directing and monitoring the testing team and services. Working with leadership and individual contributors, theQA Project Leadwill ensure a seamless and inclusive testing solution for one or more of EA’s projects. As a growing leader on the QA Team, you will help guide and mentor your team, coordinate resource planning, report project status and progress to stakeholders and ensure all aspects of a QA project are on track and on budget.

What the QA Project Lead Will Achieve at EA:

  • Manages the testing team, effort, services, and releases for projects (End-to-End)

  • Develop an effective Testing Plan/Strategy for the Franchise

  • Communicates QA Project Status to Stakeholders

  • QA Resource Planning

  • Manages QA Team Performance

  • Bug Management and Reporting

  • Coordinates and collaborates with QA and Dev partners (Internal & External)

  • Seeks to continuously improve test processes (Root Cause Analysis, Correction and Preventions

  • Coaches and supports team – Knowledge Transfer

The next great QA Project Lead Will Need:

  • DEC Computer Science or equivalent

  • 2+ years of QA Management Experience

  • 2+ years of QA testing experience

  • Strong Software Testing and Management knowledge

  • Understanding of Software Development Lifecycle & Agile

  • Passion for Games

  • Experience on Mobile Projects

Skills You’ll Bring to Our Team:

  • Autonomous

  • Resourceful

  • Problem Solver & Critical Thinker

  • Hard working

  • Open Minded

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Able to work well under pressure

This is a one-year contract.