Brian Powell [email protected] Cell (301) 748-9621 5806 Duke court Frederick, MD 21703 SKILLS • • • • • • • • • • • • • Working knowledge of Flash Very proficient in C++, and C# Working knowledge of Java Very proficient in DirectX, HLSL, and vertex shaders Working knowledge of XNA Proficient with the OpenGL, and OpenAL API’s Working knowledge of Lua, and Python Extensive knowledge in web development including CSS, HTML, and XML Very proficient with all of the Microsoft Office Suite Working knowledge of UNIX and Linux systems Proficient with Windows server 2003 Extensive knowledge of the Torque Gaming Engine, Unity game engine, Source game engine, and Unreal Editor Working knowledge of SQL and databases EDUCATION Westwood College Bachelor of Science in Software Development, March 2010 RELATED EXPERIENCE • • • • • • • • Lead Programmer for Forever Interactive www.foreverinteractive.com. Developing a fighting game for Xbox and Play Station consoles. Programmer developing online virtual training applications for Oil companies using Unity Programmer using Torque Game Engine to develop a driving FPS. Developed a Gauntlet clone using Torque Game Engine for a contest, which took 1 st place. Gauntlet - Reborn Developed a PONG clone playable on both Windows and Linux platforms Developed a Black Jack game in C++ with a fully integrated 3D GUI system, and hand written shuffler. Black Jack - GUI code Developed a simple 2D game engine for the Westwood Online game club to use in club game development. 2D Engine Developed a simple client/server chat program in C# (code available upon request) EXPERIENCE Forever Interactive, Virtual working environment 11/2009 – Current Lead Programmer Forever Interactive is developing a fighting style game named Void Revenant, in which I am currently the lead programmer for. I oversee programmer activities, and set team milestones. We maintain an Agile development environment with weekly scrum meetings. N.A. Powell and Associates, Frederick, Maryland 07/1998 – 11/2009 Network Administrator I worked as the Network Administrator for N.A. Powell & Associates. I was in charge of network security, the addition and remove of employee’s from the database, and all database related issues for eleven terminals, and one Windows based server. United States Marine Corps Sergeant (E-5) While in the Marine Corps I worked in satellite communications to maintain a line of communications between all forces during deployment.