We spoke to Datascope Recruitment, an award-winning recruitment agency, about their advice for games students submitting programming demos.
This week, Ukie Students spoke to Elisha Brown, Community Manager at NextGen Skills Academy
Ukie Students: Please can you introduce yourself and your current role in a few sentences.
PlayStationFirst joins Ukie Student Conference as third partner
PlayStationFirst joins Epic Games and Flix Interactive as sponsors for the Ukie Student Conference on Wednesday 21 October. The free one-day conference, held at Staffordshire University, will bring together over 200 students and alumni to hear about the games industry and pursuing their dream career.
Ukie Student sponsorship programme now open for gamescom 2015
Ukie manages the UK industry pavilion at the world's biggest games industry trade shows, providing hassle-free and stand services for UK games businesses big and small. This year's stand at gamescom will be our biggest and (hopefully!) best ever, and we will have an experienced team on hand to run the stand.
Interview: Laura Kate Dale discusses her journey into the games media
Earlier this week, we caught up with Laura Kate Dale, Editor of Destructoid UK, about her experiences getting a job in the games industry, working as a games media professional and top tips for aspiring journalists.
What made you want to get into the games industry?
Bossa Studios are looking for a QA Tester to join their studio in East London. Check out the job spec below:
We have a fantastic opportunity for an individual who has a passion for testing and quality assurance. The role will be perfect for a person who loves games and can use a methodological approach to improve the quality of our games.
Ukie partners with BAFTA at Rezzed for Careers Genius Bar
We are partnering with BAFTA at this years Rezzed to present the "BAFTA and Ukie Careers Genius Bar" on the GamesIndustry Fair. The bar will feature development-focused talks like programming art and design from BAFTA Breakthrough Brits Sophia George, William Pugh and Daniel Gray. We will also be hosting talks from the publishing side of the games sector, covering community management, marketing, PR and more from Ukie Video Games Ambassadors at Sony, Nintendo, GameSpot and SEGA.