Hi there! I’m Kyle.

I’m currently working as a 3D & Immersive Developer @ Sonovision UK!

INTRODUCTION

Hi! I'm Kyle.

- I am a budding Technical Artist specialising in Unity3D, 3D and Substance workflows for making a combination of content for XR platforms, games and learning applications.



- I enjoy challenges and finding a new way of thinking. Initially working purely as a 3D artist, I jumped into development and coding during my final year of education and now lead a development team creating XR and interactive content for clients.

- I'm currently improving my skills as a developer, as well as looking into further avenues with 3D development/materials to create high-quality assets, content and tools to help my team work with more efficiency.

SKILLS

  • - Unity
  • - Unreal Engine


  • - 3DSMax
  • - The Substance Suite
  • - The Adobe Creative Suite
  • - Virtual Reality Development
  • - Shader and Material Creation
  • - C#
  • - Project Management
  • - Team Leadership; a communicative and detail-orientated individual

AWARDS

  • It’s Nice That
  • AIGA
  • Fonts In Use
  • The Dieline

CONTACT

email@domain.com

646-987-2345


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My Experience

- ROLE

Immersive & 3D Developer


- COMPANY

Sonovision UK


- DATES OF EMPLOYMENT

August 2020 – Present

As a developer at Sonovision UK, I am tasked with the lead creation of XR content, applications and visuals; this mainly consists of training simulations, application demos/finalisations and 3D animations/renders. I also assist with 2D and 3D designs to adapt and create assets fit for purpose for the Studio, utilising programs such as the Adobe Suite, 3DSMax, Unity, Unreal, Intuiface and the Substance Suite.


I am solely developing for SO-VRsatile, Sonovision UK's VR training application product, utilising Unity and Oculus/Meta. This allow users to connect to a multiplayer system for training users inside of VR; following instructions and interactions to replicate real life interactions and reduce the cost of training within aviation, construction etc.

My Education

- COURSE

Computer Games Design


- INSTITUTION

University of Gloucestershire


- DATES OF ENROLMENT

September 2016 – May 2020

Grade Achieved: First Class Honours

I have completed my study of Computer Games Design at the University of Gloucestershire; graduating with a First Class Honours. I completed various projects during this education under multiple roles including: Project Manager, 3D Animator, Web Designer, Technical Artist etc. as university enabled us to find the roles fit for us during development.


- During the first year, I took modules consisting of: Games Production (70%), Creative Skills for Design (64%), Digital Media Design and Development (72.5%), and Introduction to 3D Modelling (71%) modules and achieved a 2:1 with an average mark of 69.3%.

- During the second year, I took modules consisting of: User Interaction Studies (77.5%), Level Design (67.5%), Multimedia Web Development (74%) and 3D Animations for Games (71.5%) and achieved a first with an average mark of 73%.

- During my final year, I took modules consisting of: Individual Research Project (75%), Indie Game Development (75%), Advanced Concepts in Web Production (80%), Advanced Group Project (68%), Creative Visualisation and Animation (74%) and 3D Character Development (74%) and achieved a first with an average mark of 74%.

- COURSE

Interactive Media (UAL Level 3)


- INSTITUTION

New College Stamford


- DATES OF ENROLMENT

September 2014 – June 2016

Grade Achieved: Distinction

- During this course, I learned the basic principles of the Adobe Suite and 3D Modelling, as well as improving in my skills of digital manipulation and video editing. Throughout, I excelled in starting projects with new software, as well as challenging myself with starting my career in games using RPGMaker and Unreal Engine 4 with no prior experience.

- During 2015-16, I was also the Course Representative for Interactive Media, and represented the college during Open Days and various exhibitions.

- I achieved a Distinction grade in both years of education, and an award for "Excellence" in my second year for the course itself.