digital games developer


Digital games developers program, implement and document digital games. They implement technical standards in gameplay, graphics, sound and functionality.

Scope notes

Includes people performing managerial activities.

Alternative label

  • digital game developer

  • computer games developer

  • virtual games developer

  • video games developer

  • games programmer

  • digital games developers

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

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