QA / Game Tester

CSN: Yes

Start date: 06/09/21

Location: Boden

A QA / Game Tester quality assures digital productions through systematic tests where the process is planned, implemented and documented. They can understand underlying factors to errors and can report deviations with relevant information that makes it easier to recreate and solve the problem. 

What you get:

  • Knowledge about how to quality secure Games, IT systems, script automated tests, design and perform tests.
  • The ability to start working right after the education
  • Guaranteed Student Apartment in Boden during your studies
  • CSN, 1.5 years (3 terms) starting September 6th 2021
  • LIA (internship) 20 weeks 20 places

KNOWLEDGE AFTER THE TRAINING

  • The quality assurance process in both theory and practice
  • The most commonly used tools in industry
  • The best production methods
  • A specialty in an area of technological expertise
  • How to create and implement test plans
  • How to triage effectively
  • How to implement at an early stage the quality assurance in the development process to improve the stability of a system.
  • How to report and collect information that can promote system design.
  • Testing of games during ongoing production to find bugs for action before games are released on the market

SKILLS AFTER THE TRAINING

  • Create and implement test plans for your team and for products
  • Play and test on a wide range of different platforms
  • Use scripting languages to streamline and automate parts of the work
  • Collect and report relevant information correctly and efficiently to the developers
  • Create simpler games yourself, to ensure a basic technical understanding of the game development process.

COMPETENCES AFTER THE TRAINING

  • Work as a Game Tester in game development for AAA, mobile and web
  • Work as a software tester in IT and game development for AAA, mobile and web
  • Work for a small game studio as part of a team with a focus on quality assurance
  • Work as a test leader with responsibility for more technically demanding software work
Courses
Weeks
Usability testing
3
Load testing
2
Final Degree project
4
Basic quality assurance and theory
3
Quality assurance for apps and games developed for web
5
Quality assurance for Console Games
6
Quality assurance for Mobile devices
5
Internship / Learning in Work
20
Game and software testers in everyday life, Soft Skills
3
Regression testing
1
Specialization – individual specialization QA
4
Teambuilding, group dynamics and practical introduction
2

Guaranteed housing

It does't matter where you from. All the students at Boden Game Camp is guaranteed housing in a close distance to the school.

Internship

Thanks to our great studios we have the opportunity to offer internship just one floor up from the education.

Game Jams

We love games and will always do. There for we're hosting alot of Game Jams in our area. Everything from small to big ones with top studios from Sweden.

Board Game Nights

Our Board Game Cluster host once a week a Board Game Night. Meet new friends, play games and enjoy.

How is life in Boden?

Boden aims to create a town that is close to everything that is important and a little more – the children’s activities, your job, schools, cultural events, attractive homes, shopping and nature experiences. Regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or sexual orientation. Whether you come from Luleå, Stockholm or Somalia, we will create an inclusive climate where everyone feels belonging, security and an opportunity for development. 

A LOOK IN TO OUR LIFE