IT Manager for QA Service Line

Room 8 Group is an international art production and game dev outsourcing company, uniting the leaders of the industry: Room 8 Studio, Dragons Lake, Solid Bash, Massive Black and PUGA. We are proud to work with 7/10 of the top global publishers, including Activision, Nintendo, Ubisoft, Gameloft, EA, Xbox Game Studios, and many others. Currently, Room 8 Group is a hub of opportunities for 1000+ people, and this number continues growing every day.

Location:
Ukraine, UK, Poland, Romania, Spain
Languages:
English - Upper-Intermediate
Cooperation:
Full-time
Team:
Management & Administrative

We are looking for a Technical IT Manager for our new QA Service Line to expand our team within the IT Department, bring new ideas and expertise, and help grow the business.

Superpowers you have:

  • 6+ years of experience as an IT professional in games and QA;
  • 2+ years of management experience;
  • Deep knowledge of QA infrastructure requirements;
  • Strong technical capability and ability to assess, build and communicate requirements necessary to deliver world-class testing;
  • The professional experience that spans the full delivery of games over many platforms and technologies;
  • Upper-Intermediate level of English; 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Becoming part of Room 8 Group, you will:

  • Own the IT relationship and needs for the QA Service Line;
  • Implement the strategy for QA Service and engage developer partner worldwide;
  • Seek to understand the full range of needs and act to implement pre-emptively so that delays and setbacks are avoided;
  • Respond to emergent needs and ensure downtime and losses are addressed with immediacy;
  • Project manage the delivery of solutions for the QA service line (timelines, stakeholder communication, risk assessment);
  • Develop procedures, processes and controls to suit device requirements, bandwidth, infrastructure needs, security and policy;
  • Continuously improve IT-related processes, including IT security, policy adaptation, development of technical specifications, and setting tasks;
  • Provide policy support, development of processes in support of security and ISO certification, risk matrix, BCP, questions, and incidents on security, training on security development security;
  • Maintain team configurations by positions, coordinate configurations, license needs, and administrative capabilities; 
  • Assist in preparing specifications: Servers, PCs, development kits and other hardware, as well as licenses and other software expenses for large, multi-site teams;
  • Handle capacity planning and monitoring: endpoint equipment, infrastructure equipment, bandwidth, storage, connectivity, and redundancy;
  • Arrange purchase requests for equipment for new specialists, equipment for projects, replacements and distribution, etc.;
  • Provide support for IT production tasks (development portals, devkits, migrations, SaaS solutions).

Join the team of inspiring game dev professionals, and get even more:

  • Competitive financial reward (yes, we are fair enough);
  • Challenges to raise your XPs score (professional training and conferences, internal mentorship, English courses);
  • Private medical care, paid vacation, and sick leave;
  • A culture of diversity and inclusion to unite the most outstanding talents;
  • Community of people who understand and share your passion for games.

Together we will bring games to the next level. Exactly with you.

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