Find freelancers. Lose those costly delays.

With 1.7 million freelancers, we'll match you with the perfect talent.

or, Register with Elance »

Mark Cartwright | Elance
 
176985602337900
Last Sign-in: Sep 25, 2012

Mark Cartwright

Quality Assurance Manager
   United States
  |   Novato, CA

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $49

Highly effective and experienced leadership. 14+ years of department management for diverse technical and creative groups of up to 170 staff working on up to 14 simultaneous titles in various capacities and locations.
- 10+ years experience as QA Manager (LucasArts, Eidos, Sega).
- Experience with all major games platforms (PC, Nintendo, Sony, Microsoft, Mobile) including casual and web-based content.
- Experience contracting, managing and coordinating outsource QA.
- Experience tasking and managing satellite testing teams locally and...

Read More »

Skills (10)

Tested
Customer Service
Game Development
Staffing Plans
Quality Assurance Processes
Management Skills
Operational Budgeting
Forcasting
Test Plans
Web Games
Web Application Testing

Service Description

Build, coordinate and manage testing teams for single or multiple projects and titles.

Provide consulting on best practices and assist with or own project planning, staffing forecasts and recruiting for QA teams and/or departments.

Write or review test plans and establish and/or review bug reporting and workflow.

Create or review operating costs and budgets and establish cost forecasting practices for projects and teams.

Review and/or manage strategic staffing solutions and team organization and provide recommendations to manage dynamic staffing needs.

Read More »

Employment

Sega of America
QA Manager
2008 - 2012
Department manager responsible for Sega of America Functional and Standards QA groups. (80 -150 staff)
Eidos
QA/CS Manager
2005 - 2006
Managing US quality assurance and customer service teams in San Francisco and Menlo Park Park CA.
Overview  |  Job History  |  Resume/C.V.

Keywords

QA
Quality Assurance
Games
QA Manager
Staff Manager
Testing
Manager
Test Manager
Game Testing
Play testing
My Snapshot
Finance & Management
1
Elance Level
Level represents activity and experience on Elance. Freelancers start at Level 1 and achieve higher levels through their work. A higher "Level" indicates greater earnings, ratings and other achievements on Elance. Learn More »
  • 12 months
  • Lifetime
Jobs
0
0
0
Total
Milestones
Hours
Reviews
Recommend
Clients
Total
Repeat
Earnings
Total
Per Client
Identity
Username
MarkDCartwright
Type
Individual
Member Since
September 2012
Elance URL
Verifications
0
Mark Cartwright | Elance

Mark Cartwright