Student Pitch Project | Producer & Developer | Team of 5 2023 Explored the usage of GPT technology in game development, by developing an interactive narrative experience driven by conversational AI characters. Hit me up if you want to learn more
Client Project | Producer & Developer | Team of 4 | 4 Months | 2022 I'm currently leading a team of 4 students at Carnegie Mellon University to develop a client project for Alice, an open sourced educational game engine. We are creating an experiencce that enables middle school students to learn 3D Scene Building and Block Programming through Real-time Remote Collaboration. As the Producer and Programmer on the team I led the team through multiple stages of the project, from preliminary research, to ideation, and development, playtesting, etc. I established processes for the team and lead weekly meetings and daily standups to ensure the timely delivery of features. I also communicated with multiple internal & external stakeholders including Clients, CMU Instructors, Researchers and Teachers, to create clarity and alignment.
Internship | Game Production Intern 4 Months | 2022 Over the summer of 2022 I worked at Zwift as a Game Production Intern. I supported two cross-functional teams (Gameplay and Hardware Integration) to deliver in-game contents and hardwares by facilitating sprint ritual meetings and tracking tasks with Jira. Over my internship I've also automated sprint review process for all teams by developing an artifact that automatically pulls data from Jira and turns them into visualized graphs and trends in Google Sheet.
Indie Game | Game Producer & Developer | Team of 6 4 Months | 2021 Available on Steam I founded the indie game studio Aestronauts with five other talented developers and Tempo was our debut release. Tempo is a Rhythm Platformer. But instead of requiring players to stay on the beat, the game dynamically responds to players inputs, making it enjoyable for players of all skill levels. As the Producer, I managed the entire development pipeline from the ideation phase to its Steam release. I set goals and assigned tasks to the team of 6 and coordinated day-to-day development using Trello and Google Suite.
Student Project | Producer & Developer | Team of 5 1 Week | 2021 During my time at the Entertainment Technology Center, I developed Peek-A-Book with four other students in one week. Peek-A-Book is a game created for Tobii Eye Tracker 5. The player enters the world as a student trying to cheat in the middle of an exam while trying to not get caught by the teacher. As the producer and programmer on the team I led the team through the entire dev cycle of the project, and established priorities and schedules to ensure that the game is designed, developed, tested, and iterated under a week.
Indie Game | Producer & Lead Developer | Team of 16 6 Months | 2021 Over 2021 I led a team of 16 student developers at Knucklebones Interactive as the Project Manager & Lead Developer. Wheel Steal is an educational, multiplayer, spelling game for kids, developed in Unity. Based off of the physical play game, Wheel Steal by Knucklebones, this digital version draws from the physical game but adds in many more new and exciting elements that are only made possible in a digital space! I worked with the project director to schedule development milestones, and established processes and communication pipeline between four major pillars (Programming, Design, Art, Sound) to ensure timely delivery. I also lead weekly team meetings and check-ins to unlock bottlenecks.
Indie Game | Sole Developer 4 Months | 2021 Awarded by Activision | Featured by Daily Gazatte In 2020 I started Voyage as a solo project as a creative response to the COVID-19 Pandemic Voyage is a virtual traveling experience. It simulates the entire Earth with Google Map geo-data and presents it to players as a huge Multiplayer Sandbox Open World. It is also a shared environment. Players get to meet each other in this game, share their journey and make their own marks in the world. Their creations will be in this world forever, not only seen by all the other players traveling to the place, but also lighting up the region.