QA Analyst - Mobile Games

Madison, Wisconsin, United States | QA | Full-time | Allows remote


PerBlue is looking for a talented QA Analyst / QA Tester to join our team. We’re a quickly growing independent studio whose free-to-play mid-core mobile games have been played by millions of people around the world, including our award winning Disney Heroes: Battle Mode game.

Our cross-functional and collaborative team has experience across the videogame industry. Headquartered in Madison, Wisconsin, we are also based remotely around the United States for an unmatched quality of life and work.

We’re looking for a passionate mobile gamer with a strong product focus to join our Quality Assurance team. We're considering candidates with at least a year of experience in QA or product development for a videogame company. We'll also consider candidates with similar QA experience in other software.

We are currently not considering candidates whose background consists primarily of automated testing and scripting. 

This position can either be based at our headquarters in Madison, WI or remotely. Annual salary range is $38.000-$43,000 per year depending on experience and expertise, plus full time benefits. 


What's this all about? 

In this product centric role, you’ll play a key role in the testing and quality control of our mobile games. Working with one of our newest games, you'll develop and execute comprehensive Test Plans and Release Checklists, and be responsible for holding each build to the highest level of quality.

This highly autonomous cross-functional and cross-product role interacts regularly with senior software engineers, product managers, and game designers. You’ll be deeply involved throughout the production process of our games - from the specifications, to development, to testing, to release.

Our ideal candidate should have a meticulous attention to detail and constantly strive for perfection. You should have a tenacious eye for product quality, and hold others to the same quality bar. You should crave organization, process, and checklists. You should thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment and be effective at juggling concurrent products, versions, and releases.


Requirements and Qualifications

  • Bachelor's or Technical degree (in tech or games field a plus
  • 1+ years of experience testing video games in a QA and/or product setting, including writing and executing test plans, and logging/reproducing bugs
  • Specific hands-on playthrough testing experience required, as we do little automation work
  • Bugs and imperfections should bother you


Preferred Skills and Experience

  • Experience with mid-core mobile games
  • Intutive feel for game/unit/weapon balance a plus
  • Game design experience or education a plus
  • Product management experience or education a plus


Details & Perks

We offer 6+ weeks of paid vacation and health, dental, and vision insurance as well as a well-matched 401k. We also support our remote team with a catered lunch plan, snack box delivery, and a variety of other perks. You'll be part of an energetic, diverse, and collaborative environment with flexible hours. We are headquartered in the vibrant neighborhood around beautiful downtown Madison.

We’ve been named to several “Best Place to Work” awards by a variety of publications.

No agencies, please. We regret that we cannot consider visa sponsorship or candidates based outside of the United States for this position at this time.