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: 3.81

Activities
Game Design Peer Catalyst
3 Years
- 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.

Game Design Ambassador
 - Advocate to prospective students for the QU Game Design Program.
 - Represent the skills necessary to be a successful Game Design student.

ESPN+ Camera Operator
3 Years
 - Operate cameras and equipment for numerous Quinnipiac Division 1 Athletic events.
 - Use high level production equipment in a professional setting.
Work Experience
Game Design Intern - F84 Studios
January 2019 - April 2019
 - Assist with design-related tasks:
 - Level design, quality assurance, draft and contribute to game-related documents

Game Design Subcontractor - F84 Studios
September 2019 - November 2019
 - Provide design services remotely:
 - Level design in Unity for Baja Big Air 2D racing game

Orientation Leader - Quinnipiac University
June 2018 - August 2019
 - Serve as a role model and resource for incoming first-year students at QU
 - Develop strong leadership skills; teach diversity, respect, identity, and empathy

Film & Communications Department Staff - Quinnipiac University
Jan  2017 - May 2020
 - Handle high-grade film equipment, assist students with creating short films
 - Serve as Technical Director and Chyron Operator for QNN News Casts

Skills
Unity Game Engine - Art, Programming, Animation, UI
Project Management - Trello, Git
Programming - C#, HTML, CSS, Java
Adobe Software - Photoshop, After Effects, Flash
Microsoft Office
Visual Studio
Graphic Design & Photography
Intermediate Knowledge - P5.JS, Maya, Final Draft, Jira