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PROFILE

I am a Gameplay Programmer with expertise in Unity, C# and Java. I have extensive experience within the online gaming industry and a true passion for gaming of all forms. 

I am an analytical problem-solver who enjoys taking on new challenges and am always striving to develop my existing skill set.  I possesses excellent communication skills and have experience managing teams of up to 40 people.

KEY ACHIEVEMENTS

  • Released my first asset ‘CVD Filter‘ on the Unity Asset Store in September 2018.

  • Released my fist mobile game ‘Retro Rocket Run‘ in February 2018.

  • Became a Unity Certified Developer in October 2017.

  • Created a custom physics engine to supplement the one provided within Unity 5, which more accurately models Newton's laws of motion and rotation.

Education

  • Certificate of Higher Education in Computing and IT. (Foundation Degree equivalent)

  • Unity Certified Developer

  • CIPD Management Development Programme

  • Business & Administration (NVQ Lvl3)

  • Management (NVQ Lvl 3)

  • Team Leading (NVQ Lvl 2)

  • Popular Music Practice - Guitar Performance (BTEC Lvl 3 Diploma)

Technical profile

Languages:

C# / Java / VBA (Excel) / PHP / SQL / XML / HTML / Javascript

Version Control

Git: GitHub / BitBucket / GitKracken / SourceTree
Subversion: TortoiseSVN

Applications:

Unity 5+ / Blender 2.7+ / Microsoft Office (including advanced Excel knowledge) / Confluence / Jira / IBM Cognos / Tableau / Toad for SQL / Microsoft Visio / Microsoft Project

Other:

Experienced with Agile methodologies and waterfall development processes, including the production of UML documentation. 

Registered first aider (First aid at work - HSE approved course)

HOBBIES AND INTERESTS

  • I have a keen interest in the video games industry and try to keep up to date with all the latest news.

  • I enjoy creating 3D models in Blender and drawing in Photoshop. I often use what I create to enhance the looks of my projects, I’m not the greatest artist but they suffice for prototypes!

  • In my spare time, I enjoy both designing and playing board games with friends.

  • I have been playing guitar for the past 15 years and I have previously worked as a private guitar tutor and semi-professional live musician.

WORK EXPERIENCE and further details

Please contact me directly and I will be happy to provide a copy of my complete CV, which includes my previous work history.