Sample Video Game Programmer Resume

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James Coury
3814 NE 92nd St
Cheshire, CT 6410

Job Objective Seeking an exciting and challenging position as a Video Game Programmer in a company where my Programming skills and knowledge can be used to the fullest.

Work Experience:

Video Game Programmer, August 2005 – Present
Coretechs LLC, Cheshire, CT

  • Responsible for the development of Gameplay systems for cross-platform applications.
  • Developed intuitive 3D interactive experiences.
  • Assisted with conceptualization, analysis and design of project.
  • Developed and prepared UI’s based on designer specifications.
  • Tested and debugged game code at the last stage of advancement.
  • Checked and suggested algorithmic program to enhance features and performance of game play.

Video Game Programmer, May 2000 – July 2005
Video Game Studio Company, Cheshire, CT

  • Prepared and maintained the core technology used in commercial AAA game titles.
  • Analyzed code performance and optimized code appropriately for speed and memory usage.
  • Designed and implemented new visual systems based on new research or techniques.
  • Developed and implemented efficient low-level systems to support higher-level programmers and pipelines.
  • Examined and observed new graphics techniques and estimated their suitability for adoption into the game engine.

Summary of Qualifications:

  • Hands-on experience in Video Game and Network programming
  • In-depth knowledge in 3D math and a thorough understanding of its application in gameplay systems
  • Familiarity with DirectX, OpenGL, Maya, 3D StudioMax and Visual Studio (C++ / C# )
  • Exceptional ability to write maintainable and extensible code
  • Ability to create reports, query databases and build tables
  • Profound ability to work well in a team environment
  • Strong game programming skills and communication skills


Bachelor’s Degree in Game and Simulation Programming, Colorado Technical University, Colorado, CO

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