My Info
Shawn J. Urban
(413)-250-4393
shawnjurban@gmail.com


Education
Quinnipiac University, Hamden CT
College of Arts & Sciences
Bachelor of Arts in Game Design & Development, Minor in Psychology
GPA: 3.82


Work Experience

Game Design Intern @ F84 Studios
Assist with design-related tasks: level design, tutorial design, gather playtest data, draft documents

Game Design Subcontractor @ F84 Studios
Provide design services remotely, ie. level design

Quinnipiac University Orientation Leader
Serve as a role model and resource for incoming first-year students at QU
Develop strong leadership skills; teach diversity, respect, identity, and empathy

Skills
Proficient in using the Unity Game Engine & P5.JS platforms, and intermediate knowledge of Maya and Git
Strong understanding of programming (C#, HTML, CSS, Java)
Experience in the design process, design thinking, and project management (Trello)
Proficient in Adobe software (Photoshop, After Effects, Flash)
Graphic Design & Photography
Quick & proactive learning skills


Other Activities

Game Design Peer Catalyst
Be a resource to younger students, both in and out of the classroom. Provide assistance to students with their game design lab projects in order to break down the barrier between their technical limitations and ambitious ideas.

ESPN+ Camera Operator
Operate cameras and equipment for numerous Quinnipiac Division 1 Athletic events.
Use high level production equipment in a professional setting.