Game Developer / Game Designer
Game Developer / Designer
Home Phone: (407) 880-1180
BSc Games Development w/ Honours 2014 — 2018
Edinburgh Napier University, Edinburgh, UK
Expected 2:1 Degree Classification
ASc Engineering 2008 — 2009
Santa Fe College, Gainesville, FL
Intern – Sound Design 05/2017 — 08/2017
Disney Research, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
Programmed 3D sound for IRIDiuM+ demonstration at
SIGGRAPH 2017 – VR Village.
Systems and Services Demonstrator 08/2016 — 12/2016
Edinburgh Napier University, Edinburgh, Scotland.
Teaching assistant for academic module based on chip-set
architecture and Linux scripting.
Started both positions at the same time and was promoted up through both
in my time there.
Assistant Store Manager 2010 — 2012
Yankee Candle Company, Gainesville, FL
Retail sales management and keyholder.
Senior Game Advisor 2010 — 2014
GameStop, Gainesville/Apopka, FL
Retail sales management and keyholder. Scheduling, finances, and
Technical Skills (order of relative proficiency)
• UI/UX Design
• C (specifically memory management)
Representation / Organization Experience
Programme Representative, Games Development Programme 2014 — 2015
Student representative for Games Development programme.
Social Secretary, Napier Video Games Society 2015 — 2016
Public relations, technical operations assistance, and community outreach.
School Representative, School of Computing 2015 — 2016
Student representative. Whole of School of Computing.
Society Founder / Admin, Napier Board Games Society 2016 — 2018
Weekly operations, product acquisitions, finance management,
community outreach, public relations, and society organizer.
Gaming: Avid gamer. Playing, developing, and reviewing. Light games journalism.
Board/Card Games: Playing and developing my own in my spare time.
Collecting: I enjoy collecting gaming paraphernalia and decor.
Music: I love games music. Specifically, orchestral symphonies and concerts.
Dr. Kevin Chalmers – K.Chalmers@napier.ac.uk – Senior Lecturer, Napier University
Andrew Cumming – A.Cumming@napier.ac.uk – Senior Lecturer, Napier University
Dr. Kenny Mitchell
Senior Research Scientist, Disney Research
Senior Lecturer, Napier University
Can provide personal resume and cover letter upon request with additional examples of recent academic achievements.
Thank you for your time and consideration.
September 2014 - June 2018
BSc Games Development at Edinburgh Napier University
Graduating at the end of June. Expected degree classification is 2:1.
Moved to the UK with my wife in 2014 from Apopka, FL to study Games Development. Moving back and relocating wherever opportunities are available.
May 2017 - August 2017
Sound Design - Intern at Disney Research
Programmed 3D sound for IRIDiuM+ demonstration at SIGGRAPH 2017 – VR Village. No prior sound design knowledge at the onset; only Unity development experience. Learned to use their interprocess communications API to send data from their C++ application to cue and modify 3D VR sounds and effects in real time.
Daily diary logs kept for management oversight.
Can provide reference letter from Head of Research, Kenny Mitchell.