Video Game Tester Resume Samples

A Video Game Tester works for video game companies and takes responsibility for ensuring that the games produced or developed are free of bugs, glitches, and other issues. Typical work activities listed on the Video Game Tester Resume are – making sure the game works flawlessly before it is released, making a list of the bugs and glitches that the game may face, giving the best gaming experience to the end-users, testing and assuring the quality of every part of the video game, playing the game and attempting to go to locations that are normally unanticipated by the designers.

While the tester faces different challenges with every game testing, the skills needed to execute them are universally common and include the following – observant, and good analytical and reasoning abilities, strong verbal and written communication skills, an eye for details, and patience. Although a Computer Science degree is preferred, many testers have a technical background in the field and have digital entertainment qualifications.

 

Video Game Tester Resume example

Video Game Tester Resume

Summary : Video game testers are experts who test video games to detect bugs and errors in different levels of the game. They work alongside game designers and programmers to ensure a game works flawlessly before they send the game out to the market.

Skills : Understand blue- prints, schematics,lader diagrams, Tank levels, temps, control valves scada.

Description :

    1. Tasked with finding irregularities in video games so the developing crew were able to fix them before games' release.
    2. Group-Oriented Work Place.
    3. Able to work well together with other members of the quality assurance team.
    4. Recreated a certain situation in the games without the help of a recording device or other people.
    5. Able to give constructive criticism to the lead managers which would result in a better finished 2 years experience.
    6. Tested software Audited video games Wrote up videogame anomalies/game breakers Kept a written log about defaults in software.
    7. Played and test video games for quality, to make sure that a quality product is released and enjoyed by the consumers.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma


Video Game Tester Resume

Summary : To utilize my passion for motion graphics, animation and graphic design, in an environment that is challenging and dedicated to delivering excellence.

Skills : Communication, Leadership Guest Relations, Customer Service Experience.

Description :

    1. Had been a freelancer video game tester familiar with Sony playstation systems & Xbox systems.
    2. Learned the more quality time spend on each video game testing them out the better get at them.
    3. Allowed to tell what games are high class and which games are not.
    4. Learned how to train people to play video games that's never ever touched a video game controller.
    5. Evaluated pre-released game software for program defects, compliance, standards and ease of use.
    6. Documented test findings in bug tracking database.
    7. Verified all aspects of a game and make sure it is up to client's high quality standards.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma


Video Game Tester Resume

Objective : To obtain a position where I can utilize my technical knowledge, customer service skills, and ability to learn quickly to become an important asset to my employer; therefore, incorporating all my skills and learning new ones, excelling in my position and growing within.

Skills : Graphic Design, Video Editing, Web Design.

Description :

    1. Conducted software compatibility tests with programs, hardware, operating systems, and network environments.
    2. Evaluated software performance using Goldengate software.
    3. Identified program deviance from standards.
    4. Collaborated with field staff to evaluate or diagnose problems.
    5. Regressed bugs found in previous builds.
    6. Completed and submitted test finding reports.
    7. Executed test cases and obtain desired metrics within the time frame allowed, clear and concise communication skills in order to effectively relay.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
AAS In Game

Video Game Tester Resume

Summary : Video Game Tester position utilizing strong critical thinking and problem solving skills. Video game testers perform the quality assurance part of the video game industry by focusing on the game details to effectively document and any glitches or bugs.

Skills : Sales, Customer Service, Marketing, Management.

Description :

    1. Tested Call of duty games for video glitches.
    2. Worked with a team of game testers and prepared three titles for standard testing across two platforms.
    3. Reviewed game design documents to make recommendations for publishing.
    4. Proofed defects written by testers and assisted in the research of issues found within the games.
    5. Tested games for bugs and glitches Provided feedback on levels of difficulty Filled out questionnaires regarding games.
    6. Tested newest Dev builds Train new employees Test on PS4, X1, X360, PS3 and PC JIRA, DevTrack, and DevTest Roxio game recorder.
    7. Beta tested games on multiple platforms including Playstation, Sega dreamcast, Gameboy and Nintendo 64 Skills Used Problem solving skills, computer.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    7-10 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Management
    Education
    Education
    Diploma

    Video Game Tester Resume

    Objective : Game testers are responsible for ensuring the quality of video games before theyre released to the public. Work with a team of developers who create and design these games, but their role is separate from that of the designers or programmers.

    Skills : Skills Used Patience, Attention to Detail and lots of fun.

    Description :

      1. Helped take video games from the early stages of development to launch time.
      2. Worked closely with programmers and senior executives throughout all stages of the development cycle.
      3. Worked with internal systems to accurately describe any bugs found in game.
      4. Responsible for: testing and analyzing beta version video games, inspection for bugs or other unresolved issues, writing error reports.
      5. Tested Video games and electronic equipment after repairs to ensure the issues were properly fixed.
      6. Ensured product worked as intended Handled confidential material on a daily basis.
      7. Conducted tests to determine long-term functionality while identifying glitches, freezes and errors in a variety of games.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    2-5 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Executive
    Education
    Education
    Degree in Computer Science

    Video Game Tester Resume

    Headline : Video game testers work for tech companies thoroughly examining games to make sure they are free of bugs, glitches, and other errors. Also known as Beta Testers, or, simply, Game Testers.

    Skills : Strong verbal, Written and Listening communication skills.

    Description :

      1. Played the game to completion.
      2. Completed all side quests and exploring all levels.
      3. Finded and explored locations not anticipated by the game designers.
      4. Made a note of all glitches and bugs in the game.
      5. Collected all XP points and leveling up characters.
      6. Achieved the highest character level.
      7. Played with different characters.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    5-7 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Executive
    Education
    Education
    Computer Science

    Video Game Tester Resume

    Summary : Video game testers are vital to the video game development process, as they are responsible for finding and reporting bugs or glitches before the game is released to the general public.

    Skills : Passion for gaming, Advanced computer skills.

    Description :

      1. Observed how users interact with products in order to identify usability issues or problems with user interface design.
      2. Completed tests in an accurate and efficient manner while following standard testing procedures and methodology.
      3. Reported any bugs or problems that are discovered during testing.
      4. Provided feedback to developers on how to improve the game or on what needs to be changed before the game is released to market.
      5. Captured data about how users play the game in order to identify problem areas or opportunities for improvement.
      6. Explored game worlds and learning about cultures by interacting with non-player characters (NPCs).
      7. Participated in focus groups to provide feedback on new game concepts or features.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    7-10 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Management
    Education
    Education
    Computer Science

    Video Game Tester Resume

    Summary : Video game testers fill the same role as other quality assurance (QA) software developers: Ensure that games meet the requirements and standards the game company and designers defined when envisioning the product.

    Skills : Experience with PC, console, and mobile games.

    Description :

      1. Tested games and applications across various platforms, gaining an extensive knowledge of each.
      2. Finded, reproduced, and accurately report issues in detailed bug reports.
      3. Carried out examination and revision of reported issues.
      4. Provided clear and concise critical analysis and feedback, when requested.
      5. Participated in a close-knit, friendly atmosphere, sharing ideas and helping others when needed.
      6. Learned about and adhere to our internal systems, software and processes.
      7. Reported any bugs or problems that are discovered during testing.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      7-10 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Management
      Education
      Education
      Computer Science

      Video Game Tester Resume

      Summary : Video Game Tester understand the role of testing within the software development lifecycle and business-related project constraints in game developments. Develop, implement and execute test plans and scripts to address business and technical use cases.

      Skills : Advanced understanding of game dynamics, sandbox explorations, side quests, and hidden levels.

      Description :

        1. Worked with the development team to identify and capture test cases.
        2. Followed industry standard while executing test cases.
        3. Taken complete ownership of assigned project.
        4. Played and tested the game repeatedly in different ways and situations.
        5. Figured out unexpected ways to break the game and report bugs.
        6. Cleared identify that you’re reporting a bug not a feature.
        7. Provided clear steps to reproduce with supporting videos or screenshots wherever possible.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      7-10 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Management
      Education
      Education
      Computer Science

      Video Game Tester Resume

      Summary : Game Tester to assess video games quality through manual and partial automated testing. Responsible for finding and reporting bugs and glitches. Collaborate with our developers to find every possible issue in the games.

      Skills : Attention to detail, Good communication skills.

      Description :

        1. Performed manual functional testing across the mobile platforms (iOS, Android): functionality, smoke tests, regression as well as any additional ad hoc tests.
        2. Reported game defects, including complete steps, identification of root cause, and expected results into appropriate bug tracking software.
        3. Learned about and adhere to our internal systems, software and process.
        4. Wrote Test cases and executing them.
        5. Created and sent test reports upon completion of test activities.
        6. Followed up on issues with the team to ensure that they are fixed and delivered to end user.
        7. Assisted the Production/Development team in tracking down issues and working out the steps to reproduce so that they are easier to locate and fix.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      7-10 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Management
      Education
      Education
      Computer Science