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Steve Sheppard | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Nov 30, 2012

Steve Sheppard

   United States

Overview

I have been a gamer as far back as I can remember. I vividly recall arguing in elementary school why Sega Genesis was superior in every way to Super Nintendo. Until, of course, I got my hands on some Squaresoft titles. Gaming continued to enthrall me for decades and the obsession developed into a passion to make my own games. At some point coding fluently changing sprite animations became as exciting to me as executing the perfect Mutalisk rush. My goal now is to learn as much as possible and make awesome games.

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Skills (8)

Tested
Ruby
C++
Java
MySQL Administration
OpenGL
Game Development
Objective-C
ActionScript

Employment

Gravity Interactive, Inc.
Game Programmer
2012 - 2012
Feature and Tools programming for ROSE Online MMORPG. Some projects included Portuguese localization, mount riding system, and a MFC Steam registration form. Technologies utilized for this...
Activision
QA Analyst
2011 - 2012
Worked in a large team to find, report, and verify bugs in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3. Performed duties during the alpha, beta, code release candidate, and title update phases of the project....
Zack Ford Games
Facebook Programmer
2010 - 2011
Design and implementation of new features based on client game specifications. Supervision of one junior programmer. Technologies utilized for this project include: ActionScript, PHP, MySQL,...
Fort Hill Company
Web Developer
2008 - 2011
Ported legacy Java / JSP web application to Ruby on Rails. Responsible for developing new, and improving upon old, system functionality. Designed unit test cases for each model and controller...
Siemens Medical Solutions
Automation Programmer
2006 - 2008
Helped in the creation of keyword driven automation framework. Modified and ported this framework into Quality Center, a test management tool. Employed GUI automation approaches (Record/Playback,...
Siemens Medical Solutions
Systems Analyst
2004 - 2006
Manually tested medical software. Designed manual test sets for other testers to implement in Quality Center. Entered bug reports using a defect tracker, Rational ClearQuest.

Education

West Chester University of Pennsylvania
Bachelor of Science
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