Saratoga, CA 95070
russ fan email@example.com
OBJECTIVE Seeking a full-time position in the games industry as a 3D artist .
Nov 2003 - Present Lead Port Artist for Sorrent
Managed and modified art assets for multiple port projects. Worked primarily with Photoshop,
DeBabelizer, TweakPNG, PNGCrush, and PNG Gauntlet manipulating small scale images
ranging in size from 15x15 to 320x240. Worked on Palette Swapping Techniques to maximize
asset variation. Created multiple scripts to speed up pipeline processes.
May 2003 – Nov 2003 Game Tester for Sorrent
Cell phone Game Tester for multiple titles over a variety of handsets and carriers.
Jan 2002 – Dec 2002 Game Tester for Electronic Arts
The Sims Vacation – Core Tester
Lego Soccer PS2 – PAL Gameplay Tester
The Sims Deluxe Edition – Assistant Lead Tester
The Sims Unleashed – Core Tester
Bond Nightfire Nintendo Gamecube – Assistant Lead Tester
The Sims Online – Assistant Lead Tester
Oct 2001-Dec 2001 Game Tester for 3DO
March 2000, 2001, 2003 Game Developer Conference 2000, 2001, 2003 Conference Associate, San José, CA
SKILLS Artistic: Adobe Photoshop, DeBabelizer, TweakPNG, Illustrator, Director, Premiere
Programming: Lingo, Perl, BASIC, HTML, Pascal, Visual Basic
Testing: Filemaker Pro, Dev Track, Bugzilla
Miscellaneous Apps: Word, Excel, MS Project
Mac and PC literate; Familiar with Windows 3.1,95, 98, 2000, ME, NT, XP, Unix
Strong writing, technical, communication and spatial skills.
Artistic, technical, reliable, project-oriented team player.
EDUCATION San José State University, San José, CA
B.A. Art – Emphasis: Digital Media, Dec. 2000
INTERESTS Scripting, Behavioral Psychology, Game Theory, Emergent Behavior, Group Dynamics
REFERENCES References available upon request.