Mike Seguin

-- Programmer, Level / Game Designer

Resume

Game Design, Level Design, and Programming Resume

Mike Seguin

209 Farewell Street | Oshawa, ON | L1H 6L5

(905) 809 9089 | [email protected]

 

 

OBJECTIVE:

As a passionate Programmer and Game/Level Designer with a variety of secondary skills, my goal is to further my career in the Game Dev industry; both in and out of the studio, by providing fun, refreshing games to play.

 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

Flash Scripter at Gameloft Entertainment     2015—present 

  • Work with UI, Dev, and other departments to facilitate seamless implementation of Flash-based GUI and C# based gameplay scripting.
  • Used various workflow tools and procedures, such as Agile/Sprint-style development, and Jira
  • Wrote various AS3-based tools for Quality-of-Life improvements
  • Projects: The Blacklist: Conspiracy, Uno & Friends, TBA Project


Game Development Advanced Diploma     2011—2014

  • collaborative projects – Designed and built a historically-accurate level in UDK, as lead Level Designer and Lighting Artist
  • Designed, modeled, rigged, textured, lit, rendered, and animated various weapons, vehicles, levels, and characters
  • Lit environments using color and lighting theory, to create proper mood and atmosphere

 

TECHNICAL SKILLS:

  • Unity – Programming (C#), Game Design, Level Design, Lighting, Materials
  • Flash CS6 – Programming (AS3)Game DesignAnimation
  • UDK – Level Design, Materials, Post-Processing, Scripting, Lighting, Performance Optimization
  • Maya – Modelling, Animation, Rigging, Lighting, Texturing, Rendering
  • Zbrush – High-poly modelling/sculpting

 

GAME DEVELOPMENT SKILLS:

  • Experience with full life cycle of development -- from Prototype to Gold Candidate and post-launch support
  • Familiar with Agile Sprint format development, and workflow tracking software such as Trello, Jira, Confluence, and QADB
  • Secondary skillset in other disciplines: Texturing, Animation, Rigging, and Background/Character Design and Concept Art
  • Strong communication and teamwork skills


PERSONAL SKILLS:

  • Honesty is the best policy: The truth, no matter the context, is always important.
  • Respect is a given at all times, to clients, co-workers, and management.
  • Passionate about my work, education, hobbies, and continuing self-education.
  • Value on punctuality; tasks completed within acceptable time frame as assigned.
  • Organized and methodical in order to produce most efficient workflow.

 

WORK HISTORY:

  • Flash Scripter  – Gameloft Entertainment  – Apr. 2015  – present
  • Sales/Restock/Airsoft Specialist – Hero Outdoors | 2014 – 2015
  • Dishwasher – Stav’s Dining Emporium | 2011 – 2014
  • Manufacturer/Machine Operator – Mason Windows | 2010
  • Dishwasher – Casey’s Bar and Grill | 2007 – 2010