Console Games QA Tester

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June 30, 2021
United Kingdom

Wired are looking for a Console Games QA Tester to work within its in-house team. The successful candidate will play a key part in the testing process and helping the project team achieve their target quality in design and implementation.

Job Responsibilities and Requirements

  • Focusing on PlayStation, Xbox and Nintendo Switch
  • Inquisitive and technical mind.
  • Ability to work under pressure in a fast-changing environment.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Pro-active and self-motivated attitude.
  • Proven logical and methodical approach to problem solving.
  • Track record of working well within a team.
  • Strong technical knowledge of the leading consoles and PC.
  • Follow Wired QA process, professional standards and set the highest standards in testing.
  • Ensure that all issues and bugs are reported in an efficient & informative manner.
  • Own, manage, create and regularly execute test cases throughout the project life cycle. This includes document testing practises, QA process and reporting methods.
  • Actively participate in test requirement gathering with developers to ensure QA effectively tests and supports all features of the project.
  • Communicate effectively with all levels of staff within the Wired team both written and verbally 
  • Ensure that all tasks are carried out efficiently & all instructions are followed accurately.
  • Support all departments in collating assets such as screenshots, gameplay footage, key-art.


Held a tester position or had experience testing games.

  • Excellent MS Office Skills.
  • Knowledge of bug reporting workflow & bug databases.
  • Experienced games player with the ability to quickly familiarise with game-play elements.
  • Understanding of games, development cycle, key milestones, and game terminology.

About Us

Founded in 2008, driven by passion, Wired Productions are a true Indie Publisher and are proud to present a specially curated and unique range of diverse and award-winning titles, from some of the greatest storytellers and independent developers.

With over 100 games published and produced for PC, console and handheld gaming systems, Wired have built a global publishing and distribution network with product availability including physical retail and digital download, alongside its own online store, home to exclusive products such as the Black Label variant and only at the Wired store.

Wired is developing a legacy built on creativity, integrity, hard work; and working with respect whilst fighting for every developer and their games.

From global blockbusters like Victor Vran, The Falconeer, Deliver Us The Moon and GRIP: Combat Racing, to cult hits such as Vostok Inc., The Town of Light and Max The Curse of Brotherhood; at Wired there is a home for any true indie fan and developer.

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