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CQA Lead Compliance Analyst

This is a remote opportunity based in Europe.

We are looking for a compliance specialist to work across all of our games and with our awesome indie partners and internal studios. We work on all platforms, so a broad experience is essential, although a baseline of Gen 9 and Switch consoles is the minimum.

You will be supporting some of the coolest, strangest and challenging videogames out there. The role is fully remote, but occasionally, you will travel to our development partners in order to work alongside them. We need someone who is motivated by complex challenges and who can bring order to compliance chaos!

Check out our games page, see what you will be working on, the wonderfully bonkers world of Devolver Digital video games!

Tasks in Role

  • Test Phase and Reporting
  • Submission Phase Management
  • Best Practice Creation

Previous Experience

  • Worked as a Compliance Analyst at a video game developer or publisher, with comprehensive experience of the processes used to deliver a video game from conception to launch.

  • Had direct responsibility for executing full compliance passes on many Xbox Series, PlayStation 5 and Switch games, from the first pass, through to the final submission process.

  • Excellent with Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo storefronts, developer forums and portals. Including experience liaising with members of their certification and release teams.

  • Created and delivered actionable and complete compliance test plans for projects, breaking down all test cases and scenarios from the platform holders requirements, to ensure every aspect of the game is tested thoroughly.

  • Assisting during early development, compliance on first party platforms, meeting holders technical requirements. Offering accurate guidance and help to avoid hotspots.

  • Built detailed and clear reports from metrics e.g. bug database severity and numbers entered over a time, as well as results from test plan passes.

  • Performed risk analysis activity within projects while communicating clear and precise findings in various formats; written and verbal.

  • Operated in one or more bug tracking databases, with extensive knowledge of Jira or Dev track.

  • Utilised PS5, Xbox Series and Switch hardware, with extensive knowledge, including 1st party tools, such as SDK Manager, and the ability to perform patching on PS5.

  • Utilised storage and communication tools with experience of G-Suite, Slack and Discord.

Personal Skills

  • You always respect others as a core value, you remain positive and calm in any situation, always with a sense of humour.
  • As an enthusiastic gamer, you enjoy playing across many genres, possessing excellent reactions helping you complete even the toughest of games. With passion that gives you huge pride in your work.
  • Whatever situation you find yourself in, you are extremely proactive and motivated.
  • You have a methodical approach to tasks with excellent organisation of your time and work. Your attention to detail and ability to stay focused on completing tasks is one of your best traits.
  • You possess a strong capability to identify and anticipate problems early, in order to save time and wasted work.
  • Within the indie game space you have an understanding of factors such as; development team expertise, project scope and deadlines and finds achievable and practical solutions in the time available.
  • You deliver an excellent level of English, both written and verbally.
  • Utilising group communication skills, you are able to tailor the language you use to technical and non-technical audiences, to improve understanding.
  • You are comfortable with a professional level of Microsoft Excel, Word and Powerpoint.

How to Apply

Please fill out and submit this form once. Multiples will be ignored and may disqualify you. Best of luck!

Deadline for applications is Saturday, February 25th, 2023


Devolver Digital is a video game publisher specializing in indie games. The company was founded in 2009, and has since grown into a 40+ person operation spread across the world. In 2021 Devolver Digital acquired development studios Croteam, Dodgeroll and Nerial. It was also publicly listed on the AIM in that year.

As an equal opportunities employer, Devolver Digital is committed to the equal treatment of all current and prospective employees and does not condone discrimination on the basis of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race or ethnicity, religion or belief, gender identity, or marriage and civil partnership. We aspire to have a diverse and inclusive workplace and strongly encourage suitably qualified applicants from a wide range of backgrounds to apply and join Devolver.