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Senior Game Designer Resume


Desired Industry: Computer Software/Programming SpiderID: 43345
Desired Job Location: Burbank, California Date Posted: 9/18/2010
Type of Position: Full-Time Permanent Availability Date: 10/01/2010
Desired Wage: 75000
U.S. Work Authorization: Yes
Job Level: Experienced with over 2 years experience Willing to Travel: Yes, Less Than 25%
Highest Degree Attained: Bachelors Willing to Relocate: Yes


Objective:
To learn, to lead, and to excel in all facets of game design in creating cutting edge entertainment


Experience:
June 2010 – Present
KingsIsle Entertainment
Austin, TX
Senior Systems Designer – Wizard 101

* Combat Systems Designs: Block and Crit Hit tables, weapon creation and balancing, new spell creation and balancing, enemy placement, attack, and behavior balancing.

* Crafting System: Updated existing crafting system to be more approachable and useful

* World Building: NPC and merchant placing as well as populating shops with items and pricing.


Oct. 2007 – March 2010 Zindagi Games Camarillo, CA
Lead Game Designer / Producer – Sports Champions

* Created the overall vision and scope of the game

* Created design documentation for all areas of the game: this included all gameplay systems, menu screens and flows, all audio scripts, tutorial and training systems, presentation flows, scoring systems, HUD designs and behaviors, character bios, and AI logic and behaviors

* Communicate, coordinate, and facilitate design implementations between programmers, artists, and audio personnel

* Directed both motion and audio capture sessions for the project

* Created monthly schedules and milestone tasks

* Worked directly with publisher to ensure completion of contractual tasks to a satisfactory level

Feb. 2004 – Oct. 2007
Kush Games (2K Sports)
Camarillo, CA
Game Designer / Producer – MLB 2K Series

* Created design documentation for every area of the game including all gameplay systems, menu screens and flows, audio scripts, animation systems, tutorials, presentation flows, and AI logic and behaviors

* Communicate, coordinate, and facilitate design implementations between programmers, artists, and audio personnel

* Coordinated and directed motion capture shoots

* Dealt with numerous media outlets in the promotion of the games

* Titles shipped:
- Major League Baseball 2K5
- Major League Baseball 2K5 World Series Edition
- Major League Baseball 2K6
- Major League Baseball 2K7
- Major League Baseball 2K8


Education:
Sept. 2001 – May 2003
University of Wisconsin – La Crosse LaCrosse, WI

Bachelor’s Degree – Sports Management

* Dean’s list every semester (3.8 GPA)

Sept. 1997 – May 1999
University of Wisconsin – Washington Co.
West Bend, WI

* Dean’s list every semester (3.8 GPA)


Skills:
Proficient with Outlook, Word, Excel, Visio, Perforce, and various in-house animation and world building tools. Possess experience with JIRA project management software and some self-taught Illustrator skills. Possess game writing experience (as well as journalism experience). Passionate. Detail oriented. Results driven. Internally motivated.


Reference:
Available upon request.


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