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Adam Larson
3681 Hoosier Way
New Franken, WI 54229
Phone: (920) 256-9400
Email: adamlarson23@gmail.com

Adam W Larson

Game Programmer

I am an experienced software developer with over 7 years of experience. I thrive on challenging programming tasks, and always do my best to ensure high quality work.

Objective:

To find a challenging job as a programmer, where I can continue to refine my own skills, while helping others with my own experience.

Technical Skills:

Languages:

  • Extreme proficiency with C++/C and Object Oriented design
  • Proficiency with C# and Objective C
  • Some experience with Visual Basic, Delphi, SQL, Python, ActionScript, Javascript, Jquery
  • Experience with DirectX, OpenGL to implement and improve 3D rendering in software

Game Engines

  • Unreal Engine 3
  • Vicious Engine 1 and 2
  • Infernal Engine
  • Unity3D Engine 3.0+

Shipped Titles

  • Scary Girl 2012 (Xbox 360,PS3)
  •  BurgerTime World Tour (Xbox 360, PS3, Wii)
  • Jam City Rollergirls: (WiiWare)
  • Kick-Ass The Game (Playstation 3)
  • Zombie Wranglers (Xbox 360)
  • Elements of Destruction (Xbox 360/PC)
  • AC-130 Operation Devastation (PC)
  • Screwjumper (Xbox 360)

Platforms:

  • Windows, Linux, Mac, IOS, Android
  • Xbox 360, Playstation 3, Nintendo Wii, Vita

Software:

  • Microsoft Visual Studio/Visual C++ 6.0 – 2010
  • Codewarrior
  • Flash Builder
  • Sony and Microsoft development and profiling tools

Related Experience:

Senior Programmer: Zyquest (Jan 2012 – Present)

  • Using Javascript, Flash (ActionScript),Jquery, and CouchDB to develop web sites and web applications.
  • Working on a PS3, Vita, and PC title.

Senior Programmer: Frozen Codebase (December 2008 – Jan 2012)

  • Worked with C++ and C# to develop tools and application code across a wide range of projects.
  • Main Programming tasks: Player controls, melee and weapon systems, 3rd person camera, dismemberment system, UI development, 360 and PS3 TCR requirements, engine improvements.

General Programmer: Frozen Codebase (October 2006 – December 2008)

  • Worked on server/client backend using C++ for several game projects.

Programmer/Sales: Door County Custom Cabinets (October 2004 – June 2006)

  • User Interface Programming using C# for Cabinet billing and visualization software.

Education:

Bachelors of Science: Software Development

  • Westwood College 2003-2007
  • GPA of 3.8
  • Awarded top 100 graduated students in 2011

Spartanburg Methodist College: Computer Science

  • 2001 – 2003, GPA of 4.0 in major
  • Awarded Computer Science Student of the year, 2002

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