Jamie C. A. Reid Contact 1 Buttermere Close Mobile: 07892-643-747 Information Flitwick Home: 01525-718-096 Bedfordshire E-mail: email@example.com MK45 1NG WWW: www.jayreid.co.uk England, UK DOB: 17/02/1989 Citizenship British Driving License Full and clean Education Aberystwyth University, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, Wales B.Sc, 2.1 in Computer Science: Vision, Graphics and Games, June 2011 Agile Methodologies Advanced Computer Graphics Computer Vision Open Source Development Small Real-Time Systems Internet Services Administration Intelligent Robotics Professional Issues in Software Engineering Advanced Mathematics Hardware, Operating Systems and Unix Tools Databases Concepts in Programming Software Development Hot Topics in Computer Science Professional and Personal Development Communications and Telematics Web Programming Program Design, Structure and Algorithms The Software Development Lifecycle C and Unix Programming Image Processing Artificial Intelligence User Centred Design and Human Computer Interaction C++, C and Java Paradigms Interactive Computer Graphics and Games Cedars Upper School and Community College, Linslade, Bedfordshire, England A Levels Film and Media Studies, ICT & General Studies AS Levels Biology & Art GCSEs 'A's in French & Mathematics 'B's in English Literature, English Language and Double Science 'C's in Business Studies, ICT, History & Personal, Social and Religious Studies Professional Aberystwyth University, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, Wales Experience Major Project October 2010 to May 2011 3D Snooker/Billiards Game, written in C++, utilising the OGRE graphics engine and Nvidia PhysX physics engine. Requirements, Analysis, Design, Implementation and Testing. All performed under an iterative development lifecycle. Included the creation of 3D models, materials, a user interface, and game rules and algorithms. 63 page, 14000 word dissertation and a well-received demonstration of my work. Second year group project November 2008 to March 2009 Designed and engineered two pieces of software with a group consisting of eight students. A C# game to be used on a Windows Smartphone, and a level designer to be run on a PC; written in Java. I was voted team leader and continued to fulfill the role until the end of the project. Documentation included; requirements, quality assurance, design specification, test specification, test logs, user manual and maintenance manual. The project received an overall grade of 2.1, with our group performing as the best of its kind. Paired Programming January 2008 to March 2008 Designed and engineered a piece of software in Java within a paired programming environment. Software had animator/director functionality, the user could edit pixels to form a sprite and then animate their sprite in a small movie. Team building weekend in Gregynog November 2007 Participated in a large-scale team building weekend with over 200 students. The weekend placed me in situations I would encounter in my professional career. Key skills; problem solving, social and communicative skills, team management. The Flying Fox Restaurant, Woburn, Buckinghamshire, England Kitchen Porter and Assistant Chef February 2010 to June 2010 Worked in a professional kitchen environment, washing cutlery and crockery. Moved on to preparing starter and dessert courses. Aberystwyth Student Union, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, Wales Bar Staff November 2008 to February 2009 Worked in a hectic bar environment serving a large variety of drinks and food. The bar held nationwide events such as Ministry of Sound, Carnage, Reload and Rave On. I specialised in cocktails and mixology and was cash register trained. Linslade Middle School, Linslade, Bedfordshire, England Cleaner July 2004 to June 2007 Cleaned an allocated area consisting of six classrooms, four corridors, toilets, a staff room and a library. Trained and supervised a new employee. Large scale cleaning and renovations during the summertime. Intrupa Handling Components, Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, England Work Experience, Sales Assistant May 2005 Recorded sales and handled customers via telephone. Updated stock and invoices, and managed the office spreadsheets using Microsoft Excel Hardware and Software Skills Programming Languages and Scripting: Java, C++, C#, C and Obj. C, Pascal, Actionscript 2.0 & 3.0, Perl, Python, PHP, Prolog, SQL, HTML, CSS, XML and Lua. Application and Software Experience: Adobe Flash, Fireworks and Dreamweaver CS4 Adobe Premiere CS4 & Sony Vegas 9 Adobe Photoshop CS4 Autodesk 3D Studio Max 2010 Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 Eclipse and Netbeans IDEs A L TEX& TeXnicCenter Microsoft Office, and other common productivity packages for Windows, OS X, and Linux platforms. Operating Systems: Microsoft Windows XP/Vista/7, Apple OS X, Linux, Solaris and other UNIX vari- ants. OGRE Graphics Engine: Experienced user and developer of the OGRE graphics engine; creating my own games and software using OGRE libraries. Nvidia PhysX Physics Engine: Utilised the PhysX library to program realistic physics in a 3D snooker environment, as well as character control in other 3D game environments. Experienced with all forces and damping, as well as cloth and joint physics. Microsoft XNA Framework: 2D & 3D games for PC and Xbox platforms. Experience with height maps, player movement, camera control, NPC states and basic BulletX physics. Adobe Flash: 2D games, websites, utilities and animations; scrolling side-shooters, quizzes, plat-form games, slide shows, etc. Valve Hammer Editor: Creation of professional game environments for Half-life/Counter-strike. Large- scale level design, terrain and object editing and strategic route mapping.
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