Would you like a job testing video games?

If you have no experience, that can be a problem.

Game company job postings want software testing know-how:

  • “Must have an understanding of the software test cycle process.”
  • “Needs strong knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools and processes.”
  • “Knowledge of building test plans and developing test execution strategy needed.”

But if you have no experience testing games, how do you get video game testing knowledge? The answer: ISTQB Certification from ASTQB, ISTQB in the U.S.

Game companies value ISTQB certification from ASTQB. ISTQB is the most popular and fastest-growing software testing certification in the world, used in more than 100 countries. See these U.S. game companies asking for ISTQB certification:

  • Activision Blizzard (maker of Call of Duty, Overwatch, World of Warcraft and other games)
  • Amazon Games (maker of New World and other games)
  • Epic Games (maker of Fortnite and other games)
  • Intrepid Studios (make of Ashes of Creation)
  • Penn Game Studios (maker of Barstool Blackjack and other games)
  • Riot Games (maker of League of Legends and other games)
  • Warner Bros. Entertainment Group (maker of Mortal Kombat and other games)
  • Zynga (maker of Words With Friends and other games)

If you want a game testing job for a U.S. company, you must get your ISTQB certification from ASTQB. ASTQB is the American Software Testing Qualifications Board.  U.S. companies check with us to see if you are a certified software tester.

ASTQB makes it easy, with 3 steps that will help you get a job testing games.  See the 3 steps on the ASTQB website right now at astqb.org/games.