QA Lead

AT Hangar 13

Brighton, United Kingdom


The Senior QA Lead for assigned projects and staff manages the test process and submissions, planning of resources internally, ensuring the highest quality of product to deadlines, coordinating all related staff and departmental issues. Working in the office and reporting to a QA Manager or Director.


  • Supervision of allocated project(s)
  • Supervision of Sr. QA Testers and QA Testers
  • Feedback & liaison with Functional & Compliance QA, Producers, Developers, and other external departments
  • Liaison with Platform Holders to ensure guidelines & standards compliance
  • Joint sign-off of development milestones & managing the submission process
  • Manage bug reports, bug database, & QA reports
  • Lead a team(s) on a day-to-day business
  • Complete performance reviews, hold monthly 1:1 meetings, resolve any disciplinary issues appropriately and regularly support team development objectives
  • Build successful working relationships with Internal & External, QA Departments locally & globally, Local Producers, and Platform Holders
  • Actively participate in recruiting and interview process using Greenhouse
  • Support Company Values and Vision, studio goals, and Learning & Development objects


  • Leadership skills to include successfully handling ambiguity, flexibility & understanding of the development process, and maintain good relations with producers & developers
  • Knowledge of bug database systems, QA process, test plan creation, and bug writing process
  • Knowledge of format holder standards (Sony, Microsoft, Nintendo)
  • Hardworking, reliable, punctual, flexibility to work depending on deadlines
  • Knowledge of MS Office suite, G Suite, Source Control, and Visual Studio
  • Technically proficient with PCs, gaming consoles, and related hardware
  • Ability to liaise with other departments via email, Zoom, and in-person
  • 3+ years of industry experience as a Sr QA Tester or equivalent
  • Passion for the video games industry
  • Proven ability to lead and mentor a team using people leadership skills


Hangar 13 is an internal 2K development studio based in four locations: Novato (California), Brighton (UK), and Brno & Prague (Czech Republic), working collaboratively as one team.Each of our locations provides the opportunity to Bravely Create on big-budget, AAA console titles in a diverse and inclusive environment.At Hangar 13, we want people driven by curiosity — Visionaries who aren’t afraid to explore new territory. Intrepid individuals who embrace the weird, the challenging, the unconventional.We’re continuing to build a space that empowers you to take risks and redefine what’s possible,Where your inquisitive nature is nourished —A home for people who aren’t satisfied with what is, but who are obsessed by what could be.So bring your talent,Your unique point-of-view, Your fearless tenacity,And together, we’ll Bravely Create

QA Lead

  • Brighton, United Kingdom
Type of Contract
  • Full-time
  • QA & Loc