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- January 28, 2015
Rockstar the creators of games such as GTA, Red Dead Redemption, Max Payne and Bully have a new job position simply titled ‘Game Tester’, remember what they say: “Find a job you love and you’ll never work another day in your life”.
We’ve discussed game testing in the past but it’s fairly rare to see positions like this actively promoted from large companies like Rockstar.
“You will [need to] have good general computer skills and be a confident learner working with word processing, databases and spreadsheets.”
You have to be over 18 and preferably be educated to further or higher education standards.
Successful applicants will be asked to complete a video interview, from which they may be asked to attend an in-studio interview.
The company’s website says the best possible qualification to get into games testing would be a gaming degree (Games Design, Games Production, Programming) or related degree (3D Modelling, Audio Production, Animation, etc.).
Any other degree level qualification or higher certificate/diploma would be a good qualification to help get into testing – the more relevant to computing and software testing the better.
Testers will need some form of higher education to even be considered.
To do this kind of work, you’ll need the following qualities:
This isn’t a sponsored post. Article via Daily Record.