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Product Tester

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Former Employee - Prodtuct Tester in Redmond, WA
Former Employee - Prodtuct Tester in Redmond, WA

I worked at Nintendo of America full-time (More than a year)

Recommends
No opinion of CEO
Recommends
No opinion of CEO

Pros

-11 month, 40 hour a week contract. -Stable hours, 8-5 with one hour lunch. -Discount on Nintendo products. -Access to the company cafeteria, which is amazing. -Your own desk that you can decorate if you choose.

Cons

-Very little chance for moving up in the company. -Two month mandatory wait between contracts. -Many young and immature people there who seem to think that they will get to make video games. -Lower pay compared with other testing companies.

Advice to Management

Put more emphasis on the employees. Nintendo has lost some great people because other companies offered to treat them better. Please do not rely on massive amount of applicants to keep your company thriving. It takes good people, not just people.

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  1. Helpful (2)

    Very bad experience

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    Former Contractor - Senior Technical Writer/Translator in Redmond, WA
    Former Contractor - Senior Technical Writer/Translator in Redmond, WA

    I worked at Nintendo of America as a contractor (More than a year)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Had a good shower facility.

    Cons

    Passive-aggressive management; untrustworthy and deceitful

    Advice to Management

    None


  2. Helpful (1)

    Waste of time...years actually.

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    Current Employee - Associate Game Tester in Redmond, WA
    Current Employee - Associate Game Tester in Redmond, WA

    I have been working at Nintendo of America full-time (More than 5 years)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    They are still in business.

    Cons

    Politics and Cliques. No Rewards.

    Advice to Management

    Retire already.


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