Juan Alejandro Rodríguez Morais
Programmer, game developer & web designer.

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Portfolio

Hi! I'm Juan, a programmer, game developer & web developer specialising in UI/UX and gameplay. I have worked with small teams on numerous projects using Unity3D and Unreal Engine. Here you will find my most relevant work, including co-founding Panama Game Jam, working on Ink Wars, Audio Game Hub and graduate game studio Afterglow.

You can find me on Twitter @timrodz.




Skills


Programming

C++, C#, Java
Javascript, Lua
Git

Game engines

Unity3D
Unreal Engine
Löve2D

Web design

HTML5/CSS3
Wordpress
Wix

Media editing

Photoshop
InDesign
Premiere

Music

Electric bass
Guitar
Keyboard

Languages

Spanish (native)
English (fluent)
German (basic)


Curriculum Vitae

Welcome to my life experience section. You can find me on LinkedIn as timrodz.


Experience

  • September 2017

    New Zealand Game Developers Conference, New Zealand
    Speaker

    Gave a speech titled "Game Jams and Community Building", based on my previous experience with Panama Game Jam.

  • July 2017 - November 2017

    Media Hive Limited, New Zealand
    Unity Developer

    Collaborated in a team environment to implement a Network Versus mode & UI/UX for Ink Wars.

  • October 2016 - Present

    Panama Game Jam, Panamá
    Co-Founder

    Organised conferences, workshops, and meetups promoting the game development industry, including two consecutive Global Game Jams.

  • September 2016 - January 2017

    Sonnar Interactive, New Zealand
    Game Developer

    Thoroughly researched and applied marketing strategies in Audio Game Hub’s successful Kickstarter campaign. Redesigned the website for Audio Game Hub.

  • January 2016 - July 2016

    AncShip Corp, Panamá
    Website Designer & Consultant

    Designed a website proactively based on the company's target market and products.

  • May 2015 - November 2015

    Humberto Echeverría & Asociados, Panamá
    Website Designer & Consultant

    Worked hand to hand with the client to completely redesign their website. Results were delivered constantly and influenced by feedback given.


Studies

  • July 2015 - June 2018

    Media Design School, Auckland, New Zealand

    Bachelor of Software Engineering

    Game Programming.

  • January 2014 - July 2015

    Universidad Tecnológica de Panamá, Panama City, Panamá

    Bachelor of Computer Engineering

    Finished two semesters when I moved over to New Zealand.

  • 2001 - 2013

    Colegio Agustiniano Nuestra Señora del Buen Consejo, Herrera, Panamá

    Primary and high school


Volunteering

  • September 2016

    Crew assistant at the New Zealand Game Developers Conference (NZGDC)

    Catered for participants of the event and provided quality solutions for their queries.

  • January 2016

    Advanced 2D gaming topics course lecturer

    Helped participants with their projects and contributed to the preparation of the course.

  • October 2014

    Carpe Diem Game exhibition organizer

    Organized a game exhibition event and collaborated with peers to please the audience with a memorable experience.

  • December 2013

    Social labor at a developing village

    Worked, alongside others at building the scaffoldings of a church in the village of Oria, Panamá.