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FQA Lead Functional Analyst

This is a remote opportunity based in Europe.

We are looking for a functional 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.

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 the challenge of playing and finishing every game while on a quest for quality.

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 QA Lead 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 planning and overseeing all aspects of functional testing on many video games, from the first test passes, through to the final submission process.

  • Delivered the tasking of teams in the deployment of plans, monitoring and priority testing, as a direct responsibility.

  • Created and delivered actionable and complete test plans for projects, breaking down mechanics, game modes and more to ensure every aspect of the game is thoroughly tested.

  • 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.

  • Have some level of awareness of the critical points regarding compliance within a game, with respect to Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo’s standards.

  • 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 this form and submit 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.