DevTest Team Lead

Sep 14, 2022
San Francisco, United States
... Not specified
... Intermediate
Full time
... Office work

As a DevTest Team Lead at Ubi SFO, you will facilitate and maintain the quality of new and existing content/features for our FPS project, XDefiant. You will be the main DevTest point of contact for your respective group of features or content and facilitate healthy communication and practices across multiple areas. Your mission is to guide a team of testers to uphold and enforce strong processes for a successful live product. You are very familiar with the design and intricacies of the first-person shooter genre across different franchises. This knowledge will be used to help make informed and precise decisions throughout the project in different areas.




  • Communicate with Producers and Leads from every team (Engineers, Level Design, Animators etc.) and facilitate the flow of information with the team
  • Communicate with the QC Lead Testers throughout the project's different milestones
  • Management and mentorship of Dev Testers and Snr Dev Testers; including 1:1s
  • Coordinate the daily workflow of Testers and assign tasks to the respective feature/content owner
  • Assist the DevTest Manager coordinate all of the different test cases, configure and refine JIRA filters/dashboards for the team
  • Provide risk analysis reports to the DevTest Manager relative to their ownership
  • Follow up in the JIRA database and push the production team to correct the various major issues in order to stabilize build versions
  • Implement new processes to meet the requirements of the project set by the DevTest Manager
  • Ensure test plans and documentation are updated, relevant to existing content/features
  • Ensure the validation/testing coverage of live builds
  • You are the main point of contact for the respective group of Content and Features
  • Interview candidates; hire, onboard, and train new employees
  • Follow up and evaluate the work of testers to share with the DevTest Manager





  • Lead or Seniority experience of at least one years experience in a similar industry
  • Shipped at least one AAA title on multiple platforms
  • Testing experience with mid to senior level of experience
  • Extensive knowledge of the FPS video game genre
  • Exceptional experience in writing test-cases and setting up test procedures
  • Proactive working manner and sense of accountability
  • Exceptional experience with JIRA or other bug-tracking systems
  • Exceptional experience with Confluence or similar documentation tools



  • Medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Employer HSA contribution to fully cover your deductible (with enrollment in a HSA eligible medical plan)
  • 401k match
  • Paid vacation, holiday and wellness time
  • Fitness, physical challenge, and eSports competition reimbursements
  • Ginger emotional support app for you and your adult dependents with up to 10 sessions per year of video-based therapy and psychiatry services
  • Membership to One Medical
  • Rocket Lawyer online legal service membership
  • Paid parental leave
  • Paid time off to volunteer
  • Pawternity – paid time off to bond with a newly adopted pet
  • Sabbatical leave available after 5 years of employment
  • Access to all of the latest Ubisoft games for PC
  • Generous discount on new Ubisoft games


All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guideline

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