Find freelancers. Lose those costly delays.

With 1.7 million freelancers, we'll match you with the perfect talent.

or, Register with Elance »

Simon Wiscombe | Elance
 
176985602337900
Last Sign-in: Nov 18, 2014

Simon Wiscombe

Designer of Games, Experiences, and Interactives
   United States
  |   Oakland, CA
  |  5:40 pm Local Time

Overview

Simon Wiscombe is a designer and artist working at the intersection of interactive media and play. His work is centered around making interesting and engaging interactive experiences and games across all platforms, whether they be web-based, installation, mobile, or analog. He has designed, researched, and consulted for a number of institutions, individuals, and companies.

He can be contacted for full-time, freelance, and consulting work.

Read More »

Portfolio

Designed and implemented an interactive music video for artist Ty Segall's title track,...
http://www.ty-segall.com/manipulator
Created two card games for middle schoolers about the causes of WWI. Created the...
http://history.gameinnovationlab.com/
Designed and implemented Reality Ends Here, a media making card game (with web...
http://reality.usc.edu/about

Skills (10)

Tested
Game Design
Interaction Design
Video Games
Game Development
Unity3D
Maya
User Interface
ActionScript
Photoshop
Flash

Employment

University of Southern California
Research Associate and Game Master
2013 - 2014
At USC, Simon's primary role was organizing and executing Reality Ends Here ( http://reality.usc.edu ) at USC's School of Cinematic Arts. The role was a hybrid of Producer, Game Designer, World...
5D Institute
Interaction Design Consultant
2012 - 2012
USC Game Innovation Lab
Game Designer and Research Assistant
2011 - 2012
Design, Usability, and Developer for Collegeology in USC's Game Innovation Lab.
The Improv Space
Director of Education
2010 - 2012
As Director of Education, Simon oversaw and managed the curriculum and classes provided at The Improv Space, a non-profit theater based in Westwood, CA.
USC Mobile and Environmental Media Lab
Researcher
2011 - 2011
Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems
Integrated Systems Engineering Intern
2007 - 2007

Education

University of Southern California
MFA, Interactive Media Design
- 2013
University of California, Los Angeles
BS, Aerospace Engineering
- 2009
Overview  |  Job History  |  Portfolio  |  Resume/C.V.

Keywords

My Snapshot
All Categories
Elance Level
Level represents activity and experience on Elance. Freelancers start at Level 1 and achieve higher levels through their work. A higher "Level" indicates greater earnings, ratings and other achievements on Elance. Learn More »
  • 12 months
  • Lifetime
Jobs
0
0
0
Total
Milestones
Hours
Reviews
Recommend
Clients
Total
Repeat
Earnings
Total
Per Client
Identity
Username
swiscombe
Type
Individual
Member Since
November 2014
Elance URL
Verifications
0
Simon Wiscombe | Elance

Simon Wiscombe