We are looking for a teammate to serve as a primary ratings content and submission analyst for console, PC, and streaming platform titles. The ideal teammate will primarily work with 1st Parties requirements and our 1st Parties partners: Nintendo, Valve, Microsoft, Sony, etc. so understanding 1st party submission procedures, digital platform submissions, and release needs is critical. This individual will work cross-functionally with QA, Release Management, and Production teams.
Join us at our new campus in Irvine, California where a hybrid work schedule will be observed.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Work with appropriate stakeholders to create and verify ratings submission schedules
Evaluate game through playthroughs to review and capture content
Review text strings for the game both visually and through internal tools
Prepare and submit Ratings Packet for ESRB and DJCTQ
Manage distribution of ratings certificates to stakeholders
Maintain Rating Packages and Certification archive
Provide ratings guidance to internal personnel as well as development teams
Monitor and document changes to 1st Parties requirements as well as Bandai Namco’s internal PC requirements
Manage distribution of 1st Parties updates and guidelines
Update 1st Parties test cases
Manage distribution of PC Requirements to appropriate QA teams
Provide 1st Parties compliance guidance to internal personnel as well as development teams
Execute vendor audits
Create and update team documentation for Age Ratings and 1st Parties compliance as needed
Build know-how and documentation on new platforms and outlets for BNEA published content
Participate in game evaluations as needed
Keep abreast of industry trends and best practices related to areas of responsibility
3+ years in the Video Game industry
1-3+ years compliance QA for 1st Parties submissions
1-3+ years Ratings board submission experience
Demonstrated understanding of QA, submission and release processes
AA or Bachelor’s degree in a related field or equivalent experience
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About Bandai Namco Entertainment America Inc.
Bandai Namco Entertainment America Inc., part of BANDAI NAMCO Holdings Inc., is a leading global publisher and developer of interactive content — including all major video game consoles, iOS, mobile and online. The company is known for creating and publishing many of the industry’s top video game franchises, including PAC-MAN®, TEKKEN®, SOULCALIBUR®, NARUTO™, NARUTO SHIPPUDEN™, Dragon Ball®, GALAGA®, RIDGE RACER® and ACE COMBAT®. More information about the company and its products can be found at www.bandainamcoent.com or www.facebook.com/BandaiNamcoUS.