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Steamroller exists to breathe life into stories, characters, and experiences in visual, physical, and virtual spaces. Each project that comes our way, be it a game, a film, or a theme park ride, exists in its own universe. It is our job to bring this multiverse to life. Our animators build believable characters and whole worlds in a multitude of universes, while our developers manipulate the rules of perception to transport you to a new definition of reality. We relish the opportunity to bring our clients’ universes to life while also developing our own stories.

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Brian Tsukerman

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Brian Tsukerman

Brian Tsukerman
64 Larch Drive ~ New Hyde Park, NY 11040 ~ (516) 606- 6168
www.Kronocide.com ~ BTsukerman@gmail.com

PROJECTS
First World Problems (Unity 2D)
Conglomeration
Roy: A Life Well Lived (Unity VR)
K2O Hockey Mania (Javascript)
Microversus

SKILLS
Engines: Unity and Unreal
Programming: C++, C#, HTML5, Javascript, Java, x86 Assembly Language, SQL
Technical: Photoshop, WordPress, Video Editing, Premiere Pro, Maya, Microsoft, Excel, Windows, Mac, Adobe, Computer repair and assembly
Other: Game Development, Organization, Documentation, Creative Writing, Public Speaking, Project Management, Data Analysis, Economy Balancing, Audio Effects
Languages: English, Russian

EXPERIENCE
Kronocide Interactive
Independent Game Designer 2014-2016
Iteratively designs core game mechanics and systems for tabletop and video games.
Uses Unity, C#, HTML, and Javascript to program 2D and 3D games for PC, web, virtual reality, and smartphones.
Collaborates with lead artists and programmers to set goals and complete project objectives.

Parsons School for Design
Technical Assistant 2015-2016
Implemented inventory management system to allow for accurate organization and tracking of supplies; decreased inventory loss.
Developed a streamlined process for archiving inventory and tracking equipment rentals.

Understaffed Games 2011-2014
Game Designer/Producer
Collaborated with lead coders and head artists to set and meet project objectives.
Created and designed gameplay features and managed design documents via Excel and Wiki, ensuring the group is on track for deliverables.
Spearheaded a switch from in-house engine to Unity, allowing programmers to focus on the game and its mechanics.

EDUCATION
Parsons School for Design 2016
M.F.A. Design & Technology

State University of New York at Binghamton 2010
B.A. Economics/Computer Science

Skills

  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • C#
  • C++
  • HTML
  • Javascript
  • Microsoft Office
  • Organization
  • Technical support
  • Unity
  • Unreal
  • Video Editing
  • Writing

Education

August 2014-May 2016

Master of Fine Arts in Design and Technology at Parsons The New School for Design

September 2006-May 2010

Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Computer Science at State University of New York at Binghamton

Experience

August 2014-Present

Game Designer at Kronocide Interactive

Iteratively designs core game mechanics and systems for tabletop and video games.
Uses Unity, C#, HTML, and Javascript to program 2D and 3D games for PC, web, virtual reality, and smartphones.
Collaborates with lead artists and programmers to set goals and complete project objectives.

September 2015-May 2016

Technical Assistant at Parsons School for Design

Implemented inventory management system to allow for accurate organization and tracking of supplies; decreased inventory loss.
Developed a streamlined process for archiving inventory and tracking equipment rentals.

November 2011-June 2014

Game Designer & Producer at Understaffed Games

Collaborated with lead coders and head artists to set and meet project objectives.
Created and designed gameplay features and managed design documents via Excel and Wiki, ensuring the group is on track for deliverables.
Spearheaded a switch from in-house engine to Unity, allowing programmers to focus on the game and its mechanics.

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To contact this candidate email btsukerman@gmail.com

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