Functional Game Tester
Pay rate: $17.00 hr.
Hours: 40-60 Hours/week (Over-time pay rate 1.5x based on state and local regulations) This position does often require as many as 10-20 hours of overtime on a weekly basis. Also, you will be asked to work weekends and may have some weekdays off. In especially busy times a sixth work day may be required.
Benefits: You will have access to a variety of benefits including Medical Coverage, Health Savings Account, free and discounted games and more! Learn more here: https://hub.activisionblizzard.com/s/us-benefits
Your mission is to test pre-release AAA video games under the Activision umbrella. As a Game Tester you’ll verifying functionality, data content, performance, 1st Party (Sony, Microsoft, Nintendo) compliance, usability/playability, and hardware/software compatibility. Not to mention, play some awesome games!
In the spirit of inclusion, we encourage all to apply!
- You are 18 years of age or older
- Possess a High school diploma or equivalent
- You possess a real passion for gaming
- You understand the importance of confidentiality and discretion, and act with excellent judgment
- You have a great sense of humor and the ability to have fun while still managing responsibilities
- You are available to work overtime (Nights and Weekends often required)
- You are detail oriented with a strong work ethic
- You can learn and execute quickly and effectively.
- You excel in a team-oriented environment
- You have basic PC knowledge, familiarity with multiple gaming platforms and genres
- Experience troubleshooting PC and Console games a plus
- Quality Assurance testing experience a plus
- Understanding of the software test cycle process a plus
With nearly two decades on the books, the Quality Assurance studio in Minneapolis continues to be the cornerstone of end to end QA testing at Activision. The fast paced, dynamic testing environment provides a tremendous opportunity to learn and grow in the gaming industry. You will have unparalleled access to the greatest games on the planet.
QA Minneapolis works on some of the most successful game franchises, including: Call of Duty, Crash Bandicoot, Spyro, Skylanders, with Call of Duty: Black Ops 4, Spyro Reignited Trilogy and Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice among the recent product launches that we’ve worked on.
We help ensure our games meet the highest quality standards to stay at the top of our industry. Our success is driven by teamwork, respect and inclusion. These principles are at our core; our innovation propels us into the future. We’re proud to be part of a company recognized as one of FORTUNE’s "100 Best Companies to Work For®” for four consecutive years. We have earned a spot-on FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies,” and “Future 50” lists. The 10,000+ global employees are some of the best and brightest talents across entertainment, media, and technology.
About Activision Blizzard Media
Activision Blizzard Media is the gateway for brands to the #1 cross-platform gaming company in the western world, with hundreds of millions of players across over 190 countries. Our legendary portfolio includes iconic mobile game franchises such as Candy Crush™, esports opportunities like the Call of Duty® and Overwatch® Leagues, and some of the top PC and console gaming franchises such as World of Warcraft®, Call of Duty®, and StarCraft®.
The idea is simple: great game experiences offer great marketing experiences. We have built a new team to introduce innovative, impactful, and rewarding advertising experiences to our huge audience of highly-engaged players. We are looking for new talents to help take our emergent media offering to the next level.
We need all sorts of heroes
Making games is fun. Especially when you do it with people who share the same idea of what makes a good workplace, great. We design games for everyone, no matter where they are or who they are, and we employ all sorts of people from all kinds of backgrounds to bring them to life. Truth is, we simply can’t expect diversity in our players and originality in our games without first nurturing it in our people.
Ready to play?
Come join our world and work alongside some of the best and brightest minds in the business.
All applications should be made in English.
Discover more at https://www.activisionblizzardmedia.com/