I'm using Atlassian Cloud.
When creating a project, I'd like to assign a QA lead in addition to a Project Lead (see screenshot below)
Screenshot 2015-06-26 11.42.18.png
I would like to be able to add a QA lead, that I can use to automatically set as the current assignee when certain transitions occur. Basically set a designee who will be assigned tasks when specific transactions occur.
Am I able to do this with Atlassian Cloud?
I'm afraid it's a single field with one user, and there are no project fields.
The closest I can get to your use case is to create a new role, stick your QA lead in it separately for each project and then use that role to control the permissions (and I think you can do some stuff with automatically assigning to the first person named in a role, which works great if there's only one person in it)
Nic, thanks! However, how do I do this? I went into the actual transition's post hooks and I only see the ability to assign the ticket to the current user, the reporter or the lead developer (see screenshot) https://www.dropbox.com/s/0wlld613ot9p5o9/Screenshot%202015-06-26%2012.41.50.png?dl=0
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