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Quality Assurance Lead (Hybrid)

Vancouver, BC


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Salary (USD):

C$35.00/hr - C$39.00/hr

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This is a hybrid role with the client based out of Vancouver, BC.

Pay Range: C$35.00/hr – C$39.00/hr


Our client is looking for a Quality Assurance Lead (QA Lead) with a proficient knowledge of build integration, automation, telemetry, performance, and QA tools to join our team and contribute to the success of our Quality Assurance department.

Quality Assurance Lead (QA Lead) Job Responsibilities:

  • Build integrations.
  • Editor testing and support.
  • QA tools, automation development & support
  • Triage open feature requests & issues in collaboration with production partners
  • Give qualitative feedback on proposed designs to ensure quality bars are met
  • Collaborate with respective parties to implement necessary QA tools and automation solutions
  • Work with the Data & Insights team to support telemetry testing and validation. Work with the team to scope and deliver requirements for QA Dashboarding needs.
  • Understand and communicate performance and memory targets & testing.
  • Translate design & technical briefs into test plans.
  • Working with Quality Engineers to help identify and implement automation needs.
  • Plan and execute performance tests on multiple PC configurations and share the performance results with respective partners.
  • Plan, coordinate, manage, and execute multiplayer tests. Knowledge of multiplayer games and their online/network architecture is required.
  • QA lab management including equipment, organization & station upkeep.

Quality Assurance Lead (QA Lead) Qualifications:

  • Experience with leadership and coordinating teams through difficult situations.
  • Adaptable teaching skills (teaching to lots of different types of learners including leadership teams)
  • Thorough documentation and organization skills.
  • Ability to translate design & feature briefs into nuanced and robust test cases, or review & provide feedback on the test cases of others.
  • Confident communication skills, comfortable interfacing with QA and Production teams.
  • Intermediate to advanced knowledge of personal computers, operating systems, with the confidence to comfortably swap hardware if required.
  • Experience in scripting, especially in python is preferable.
  • Knowledge of automation systems an asset.
  • Proactive planning, critical thinking and problem-solving skillset.
  • Data driven approach in decision making.
  • Willingness to learn new technologies and develop/refine skills.

Quality Assurance Lead (QA Lead) Requirements:

  • Experienced in modifying PC configurations according to test requirements and conducting performance and memory tests for each configuration for at least one AAA title
  • Experience on 1+ AAA multiplayer game’s development cycle from pre-production to post launch
  • 1+ years of experience leading a team for technical tests.

The target hiring compensation range for this role is $45.00/hr to $55.00/hr. Compensation is based on several factors including, but not limited to education, relevant work experience, relevant certifications, and location. Additional benefits offered may include:


About Aquent Talent: 

Aquent Talent connects the best talent in marketing, creative, and design with the world’s biggest brands. Our talent get access to amazing benefits like subsidized health, vision, and dental plans, paid sick leave, and retirement plans with a match. We also offer free online training through Aquent Gymnasium. More information on our awesome benefits


Aquent is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics. We’re about creating an inclusive environment—one where different backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives are valued, and everyone can contribute, grow their careers, and thrive.


You will want to read this fine print. Part of our mission is to take care of you, so we offer the best benefits. Unlike other staffing companies, we provide talent with the same benefits that our CEO gets. 


This includes:

  • A choice of three major medical plans (including vision coverage) plus dental insurance
  • Paid sick leave for all hourly talent in the U.S. and Canada
  • 401(k) with a match and immediate vesting
  • Exclusive employee discounts through Promo Code: Aquent
  • Access to hundreds of professional development courses through Aquent Gymnasium
  • And much more