Compliance Tester (PlayStation)

Games Jobs - QA / Localisation - Midlands

Job Title Compliance Tester (PlayStation)
Job Category Compliance
Job Description Rockstar Lincoln is looking for a Compliance Tester (PlayStation) to analyse Rockstar’s games in depth and ensure compliance with 1st Party technical requirements.

  • Testing various genres of games on the assigned gaming platform(s); learning and analysing all elements of the title's functionality including gameplay, UI, hardware interaction and messaging.
  • Checking title functionality against compliance test cases and - where required - performing focused sweeps, ensuring Sony’s technical requirements are adhered to and raising issues where they are not.
  • Finding and reproducing errors or problems in game.
  • Accurate, detailed and complete reporting and subsequent revision of those errors or problems.
  • Understand and facilitate correct and relevant movement of information, including escalating serious issues and passing requests to leads for external communication/action.
  • Meeting overtime expectations to ensure a project is brought satisfactorily to completion
  • Provide guidance and support on compliance requirements to other areas and teams as needed.
  • Keeping up to date with the latest compliance documentation for your assigned platform(s) and applying this knowledge to your tests.
  • Querying Sony via approved channels, ensuring communications are professional, clear and secure.
  • Stay abreast of communications and fix progression on important compliance issues on the assigned platform(s).
  • Working with the team to share ideas and suggestions and participating in a close-knit and friendly atmosphere.


  • 6 months experience in compliance testing – applicants with less experience may be considered for a junior role.
  • Strong knowledge and interpretation of Sony’s compliance documentation and technical requirements, applying this accurately and consistently throughout all tasks and checks.
  • A full and complete understanding of the native systems and features of assigned platform(s).
  • Comfortable and adept speaking to staff at all levels, including managers, developers, production and Sony contacts.


  • Knowledge of and experience with Microsoft Office suite.
  • Experience with a variety of database software.
  • Comfortable delivering workshops, presentations and training.
  • Good gaming ability.
  • Experience with compliance testing on other platforms.
  • Degree level educated.

  • The ability to work well under pressure and to strict deadlines.
  • Self-motivation and a proactive attitude.
  • The ability to absorb, retain and apply important technical knowledge.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • The ability to multitask, including setting up and operation of multiple consoles/workstations.
  • Flexibility regarding unsociable and extended working hours to meet the demands of the role.
  • Able to work effectively, both individually and as part of a team.
  • Good observation, alertness to knock-on scenarios and an ability to think "outside the box".
Salary Competitive
Location Lincoln, Midlands
Job Category QA / Localisation
Date posted 05/10/2017
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