Juan Alejandro Rodríguez Morais
Passionate and self-motivated Game Developer & Programmer.
About me

Curriculum Vitae


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 the Panama Game Jam collective.

  • July 2017 - November 2017

    Media Hive Limited, New Zealand
    Unity Developer

    Worked on new features and overhauls for the UI/UX of Ink Wars, including the Player Vs. Player system and many more.

  • December 2016 - Present

    Panama Game Jam, Panama
    Co-Founder

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

  • October 2016 - January 2017

    Sonnar Interactive, New Zealand
    Game Developer

    Re-designed the Audio Game Hub website and engaged with the audience while running the team's successfull Kickstarter campaign

  • January 2016 - July 2016

    AncShip Corp, Panamá
    Website Designer & Consultant

    Proactively seeked solutions and encouraged co-workers to provide feedback on the website's design.

  • May 2015 - November 2015

    Humberto Echeverría & Asociados, Panamá
    Website Designer & Consultant

    Worked hand to hand with the client to redesign their website how they wanted it. Results were delivered constantly and influenced by feedback given.


Studies

  • July 2015 - Present

    Media Design School, Auckland, New Zealand

    Bachelor of Software Engineering

  • January 2014 - July 2015

    Universidad Tecnológica de Panamá, Panama City, Panamá

    Bachelor of Computer Engineering

  • 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.

Skills


Programming languages

C++, C#
Java, Lua

Game engines

Unity3D
Unreal Engine 4
GameMaker, Löve2D

Web design

Javascript
HTML
CSS3

Editing

Adobe Photoshop
Adobe InDesign
Adobe Premiere

Musical instruments

Electric bass
Guitar
Keyboard

Languages

Spanish (native)
English (fluent)
German (intermediate)

Portfolio

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