Experience - Freelance

Games Designer & QA Tester - Talony Games

Dec 2018 - April 2019

  • Designing and developing upon ideas for various projects for mobile
  • Worked on a simulation mobile game for Android and iOS called Sheepshop
  • Identified bugs and understood how to resolve them by working closely with the developers.

Tester - Wolf & Wood

Dec 2018

  • Quality tested their upcoming project
  • Communicated any issues and areas for improvements

Voluntary Experience

Inside Playtester - Hammerhead VR

Nov 2018 - Present

  • Testing new and upcoming projects such as a co-op, interactive puzzle VR experience
  • Giving constructive feedback, reporting any bugs, using attention to detail to look for areas of improvement

Playtester - Ubisoft Reflections

Nov 2018

  • Tested on current projects and gave constructive feedback on areas to improve
  • Communicating any bugs and issues for player usability

Games Designer - Pocket Money Games

July 2018 - Oct 2018

  • Designed and developed ideas on various game projects such as RPGs, 3D Platformers, Simulation, FPS and VR genres on Nintendo Switch, PC and VR 
  • Play and bug tested on Superhot VR for Oculus Rift
  • Using creativity to create fun narrative, level and quest design for upcoming games
  • Ability to work under pressure, adaptability and flexibility to prioritize projects depending on deadlines, using Agile and Scrum to manage project

Other

STEM Ambassador

Aug 2018 - Present

  • Educate and promote the Games sector to the younger generation in hopes it will inspire them to pursue a career in Games

Guest Speaker & Panellist

Oct 2018

  • Featured as a Guest Speaker at the first Doyenne Coders event; discussed topics such as my experiences in the Games industry
  • Featured as a "Future Leading Lady" Panellist at Tech for Life

May 2019

  • Featured as a Guest Speaker at Access Creative College in Manchester; spoke about the industry, education, CV/portfolio tips and mental health

Represent at Events

Sept - Oct 2018

  • Represented Pocket Money Games at the Royal Visit in Proto, Gateshead
  • Represented Pocket Money Games at Bring it On NE
  • Spoke to a lot of younger people about the Games industry around the North East of England