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Joshua McLean

Freelance Game Programmer & Music Producer

Location:Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
2 Skills
Specializes in cross-platform systems and application programming and design in a variety of development environments; music composition, arrangement, and production; game design and development, including digital prototyping; and creative writing and world building. Some experience with database, web, and graphics programming.

1) Coding a game engine in pure C utilizing a custom C-based scripting language, built on the Allegro 5 and Chipmunk Physics Libraries.
2) Creating two game prototypes in Game Maker for games which will eventually be ported to that engine.
3) Producing and composing music and sound effects for the game prototypes.

(1) Computer Science Tutor
Ramapo College
September 2011 – May 2012 (9 months)
Answered questions for students in Computer Science I and II (fundamentals of C++)
Assisted in strengthening the understanding of core concepts in computer programming

(2) Student Intern
Sanofi-Aventis US LLC
August 2011 – August 2011 (1 month)
Created a Java-based web service to pull abstracts and links from the PubMed database.
Created C++/CGI, C#/ASP.NET, and Python services for online access to ACD / PhysChem Batch
Set up and administered the appropriate servers for the services using Apache and IIS.

(3) Student Aide
SunGard Higher Education
June 2007 – August 2008 (1 year 3 months)
Provided customer service for on- and off-site students and faculty using school systems.
Set up, tested, and re-imaged several dozen new computers
Relocated faculty computer systems.