SAE London is delighted to invite you to guest talk with Chris Jones, Operations Director / QA Consultant at Game Design Wolf Ltd.
Guest talk content
● Early steps in making your way to games industry
● Game industry roles
● Future trends for employment / role shift in industry
● Interview preparation and techniques
● Should I set up own business or work for someone else?
● Am I suited for indie game or AAA game development?
Chris has been working within games and app industries for 10 years. Starting off for Sega, Creative Assembly and Splash Damage. He worked at Blippar as a Head of QA, responsible for developing and maintaining effective QA processes and quality control for cutting edge AR & computer vision products as well as building QA teams across local & international offices. Chris's team at game design consultancy is orientated around testing and measuring quality for each product release.
The list below reflects various Chris's roles within the games industry:
Blipp Builder (Web application)
Face recognition/detection App (Unreleased)
Blippar Hub (AR campaign CMS)
Pendland Group - Boxfresh
Alien Job Snatchers (Unreleased)
X-Factor: the game
Rundle's Rolling Adventure
Total War: Empire
Napoleon: Total War
Football Manager 2007
Sonic The Hedgehog
Viking: Battle for Asgard
Phantasy Star Universe
Notable Awards and Achievements
Developed many effective QA processes & STLC for various of sized organisations; start ups and corporations
Build, trained & coached QA teams for the full testing triangle of gaming and app products
4 years of experience working on VR & AR technologies
Co-founded BeefJack Studios