CV / ABOUT

PERSONAL PROFILE

I am currently a junior programmer at d3t Ltd. I recently graduated from the University of Bolton with a 1st class degree in BSc (Hons) Games Programming. My career aim is to be a lead programmer at a game studio. I feel I can achieve this by my good understanding of C++ / C# as well as Visual Studio, Unreal Engine and Unity. I am quickly improving with version control software (Git & Perforce). I love solving problems and contributing to game jam teams.

EMPLOYMENT

Halfords (Manchester) - February 2014 - September 2017
Halfords (Preston) - November 2011 - February 2014

Parts fitter / Sales advisor / Warehouse manager

 

International Hobo Ltd - June 2018 - September 2018
Gameplay programmer (Silk), QA tester & intern
 

d3t Ltd - May 2019 - Present

Junior Programmer
 

RELEASED GAMES

Shadows: Awakening (August 2018 - Multi-platform) - QA tester - Link

EDUCATION

University of Bolton - BSc (Hons) Games Programming (1st Class Honours)

Data Structures for Games (92%)

‘Trick Taking Card Game’

‘Reverse Polish Notation Calculator’

C++

Visual Studio 2017

STL

UML

Advanced Game Engine Architecture (90%)

Unreal Engine 4

C++

Visual Studio 2017

Blueprint

Applied Physics (92%)

 Unreal Engine 4

C++

3D Math

Portfolio Project (76%)

‘In The Shadows’

Unity

C#

Behaviour Trees

Software Engineering (86%)

‘Brace Yourself’

C++

Visual Studio 2017

SDL 2.0

Agile methods

Pair programming

UnitTest++

UML

Advanced Game Techniques (76%) 

Real time rendering

AI

OTHER QUALIFICATIONS

Runshaw College (Adult centre) - September 2005 - June 2007

  • Accounting NVQ Level 4 (AAT) - Pass

Runshaw College (A-Level centre) - September 2003 - June 2005

  • A-Level - Mathematics - C

  • Level 2 - IT Key Skills - Pass 

TECHNICAL SKILLS
  • C++

  • C#

  • Unity

  • Unreal Engine 4

  • STL

  • SDL 2.0

  • OpenGL (Basic)

  • Git

  • Perforce (Basic)

  • DirectX 9 (Basic)

  • Visual Studio

  • VS Code

  • SourceTree

  • UML

  • HacknPlan

  • Trello

  • Jenkins (Basic)

  • Brains Eden - Anglia Ruskin University - July 2018 - Link

  • Ludum Dare 40 - Home - December 2017 - Link

  • Jamchester - Manchester (The Studio) - June 2017 - Link

  • BellyFeel Media Jam - University of Bolton - May 2017 - Link

  • Jamchester - Manchester (The Studio) - May 2016 - Link

  • Global Game Jam - Staffordshire University - January 2016 - Link

  • Global Game Jam - Staffordshire University - January 2015 - Link

  • Train2Game Jam - University of Bedfordshire (Luton) - April 2014 - Link

GAME JAM EXPERIENCES
REFERENCES

Dr Steve Manning
Programme leader/Senior lecturer, 
BSc (Hons) Games Programming
School of Creative Technologies
University of Bolton
BL3 5AB
s.manning@bolton.ac.uk

Peter Cuncarr
Store Manager
Halfords
Store 0397 (White City - Manchester)
M16 0RP
07415655515
petercuncarr10@icloud.com 

© 2019 by Andrew Wilson

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