Three well-known figures in Scotland's videogames sector have been nominated in the Game Dev Heroes 2020 competition. Korina Abbott, Nick Barret and Phil Harris are now in the running for the competition which recognises individual achievement within the videogames sector, with winners announced in October 2020.
To help companies struggling with development during the Covid-19 crisis, Software testing company Proper QA is now offering its services on an hourly basis.
For many developers - not just those in the games industry - the idea of paying someone to test software seems like an unnecessary luxury. Test-driven development, live patching and an office full of highly qualified coders can lead some businesses to make strange decisions about the real value of testing. In the first of... Continue Reading →
Outplay are continuing to add to their teams and our 2015 projects by actively hiring across all departments. As well as the roles listed below we continually look for great talent to add to our ambitious and highly talented team so if there isn't a role below that fits what your looking for get in touch with... Continue Reading →
One Thumb Mobile is recruiting. The company behind the epic mobile MMORPG, Celtic Heroes, is looking for a QA Tester... We are seeking a Junior/Graduate Level Games Tester to join our growing Celtic Heroes development team. Reporting to the Project Manager, successful candidates will use their passion for MMO’s, attention to detail and excellent communication skills to... Continue Reading →
Glasgow's One Thumb Mobile is currently recruiting for a QA tester to work on the company's hugely popular Celtic Heroes MMO. The position is initially a three-month contract, but could well be extended for the right person. Ideally, One Thumb Mobile would like someone with experience of testing massively multiplayer online titles. You can find... Continue Reading →
There's a new company in Scotland's growing firmament of gaming wonder. It's not a development studio, but a company offering quality assurance and testing. Proper QA is based in Edinburgh and is the branchild of CEO Nick Barrett. QA is one of those aspects of development which is often overlooked, or which many people outside... Continue Reading →
The team at Mapply (the project formerly known as MyWorld) is recruiting. There are roles for software engineers and QA, as well as a couple of intern positions. As you can see from the video above, the technology looks incredible. The potential for MapplyWorld is huge. So you could be onto a winner getting involved.... Continue Reading →
Dundee, city of many discoveries. Home to jute, journalism and the all-new Dundee Game Jam. Taking place at Abertay University on (Saturday) May 28th, from 09.30 - 17.00. It's open to students, professional game developers, ex game developers, reformed games developers, talented amateurs and anyone who can put together the basic pieces of a videogame.... Continue Reading →