Game Tester

Writing a great game tester resume is important because it is one of the first things a potential employer will see when they are considering you for a position. It is your opportunity to make a good first impression and sell yourself as the best candidate for the job.

Create your resume
Select from 7 professional resume templates

If you're looking for inspiration when it comes to drafting your own game tester resume, look no further than the samples below. These resumes will help you highlight your experience and qualifications in the most effective way possible, giving you the best chance of landing the game tester job you're after.

Resume samples

Marliss Kanies

marliss.kanies@gmail.com | (656) 750-6120 | 1234 Example Street

Summary


As a game tester, I have over 3 years of experience in finding bugs and glitches in video games. I am quick to spot errors and enjoy working with others to improve the gaming experience. My attention to detail ensures that no issue goes unnoticed. In addition, my problem-solving skills help me find creative solutions to complex problems.

Experience


Lead Game Tester at Activision, CAMay 2022 - Present

  • Successfully completed testing for 5 major game releases with no critical errors.
  • Caught and reported over 100 bugs during the course of testing, leading to improved game quality.
  • Authored comprehensive test plans and strategies that were well-received by developers and producers.
  • Managed a team of 4 junior testers, providing guidance and mentorship on best practices.
  • Worked closely with development teams to provide feedback on gameplay mechanics, level design, etc.

Game Tester at Blizzard, CAJul 2019 - Mar 2022

  • Played and thoroughly tested new video game releases for bugs and glitches before release.
  • Found, documented, and reported 100+ bugs in various video games.
  • Assisted in the development of 3 successful video games by providing feedback on gameplay mechanics.
  • Wrote detailed reports on all testing findings which were used to improve the quality of the final product.
  • Trained 2 junior testers in effective testing techniques.

Education


High School Diploma at Los Angeles High School, Los Angeles, CASep 2015 - May 2019

I have learned how to study for and take tests, how to do research, and how to write papers.

Skills


  • Game Testing
  • Bug Tracking
  • Game Development
  • Quality Assurance
  • JIRA
  • Confluence

Millissa Jadoo

millissa.jadoo@gmail.com | (312) 437-5105 | Newark, DE

Summary


I have over three years of experience as a game tester. I am detail-oriented and work well under pressure. I have a strong knowledge of the gaming industry and know what it takes to be a successful game tester. I am also an excellent communicator and work well in team environments.

Experience


Lead Game Tester at Game Testers Inc., DEMay 2022 - Present

  • Led a team of 5 game testers in identifying bugs and glitches in new video games.
  • Found an average of 10 errors per game, across all platforms.
  • Wrote clear and concise reports detailing the nature of each bug or glitch discovered.
  • Worked with developers to help resolve identified issues.
  • Successfully completed testing for 3 major releases on time and within budget.

Game Tester at Game Tester Services, DESep 2019 - Apr 2022

  • Successfully tested and identified over 200 bugs in various game levels across 10 different video games.
  • Achieved a 95% success rate in identifying software defects through manual testing procedures.
  • Authored 50+ detailed bug reports that were used by developers to fix errors within the game code.
  • Created and executed 30+ positive and negative test cases for each new video game release.
  • Worked closely with 5+ development teams to ensure all newly created content met quality standards before being published live.

Education


High School Diploma at Newark High School, Newark, DESep 2015 - May 2019

I've learned how to study for and take tests, how to do research, and how to write papers.

Skills


  • Game Testing
  • Bug Tracking
  • Game Mechanics
  • Quality Assurance
  • Playtesting
  • Debugging