Dev QA Test Specialist

Lava Labs

Lava Labs

IT, Quality Assurance
Nottingham, UK
Posted on Thursday, October 5, 2023

Dev QA Test Specialist


Lava Labs is in the exciting phase of soft launching our debut game, AFAR Rush. We've built our foundation with guidance from some of the industry's top experts. Our experienced team has developed games for PC, console, and mobile that have been enjoyed by hundreds of millions globally. Based in Nottingham and Amsterdam, and with many team members working remotely, we're dedicated to collaboration and focused on gaming. At Lava Labs, we prioritize a diverse team, valuing all backgrounds and perspectives, to create an environment where everyone feels at home and can excel.


We are looking for a QA Test Specialist to help us ensure that all changes to our game are functional and all risks are reported before release. You will work with a variety of teams to test new features and bug fixes. You will also be responsible for creating and maintaining test documentation and helping to improve our QA processes together with the Lead QA.

This is an embedded QA role which will have you collaborate closely with both Development and Production roles.


  • Work with a variety of teams to test new features and bug fixes

  • Compile reports and track progress

  • Proactively pick up testing requests

  • Create and execute test plans

  • Analyze information to identify risk areas

  • Take ownership of the testing of new features from development to post-release

  • Work closely with the Lead QA to improve QA processes

  • Create and maintain test documentation


  • 2+ years of experience in QA

  • Strong understanding of QA concepts and processes

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Keen eye for detail


  • Experience working on mobile games

  • Experience working with Freemium business models

  • Experience leading a small team of testers

  • JIRA and Test-Rail


Whilst we have listed the requirements above, we recognise individuals have a wealth of talents to offer that can be of tremendous value, so whilst you may fall short of one or two of the requirements, you may have skills in other areas. We therefore strongly encourage you to apply if you feel you can demonstrate the skills required for the role.