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Technical Game Designer / Level Designer

Game Design Trainer


August 2011 - Game Design Trainer

DSK Supinfogame, Pune (India)

Lecturer in Game Design, Level Design, Gameplay Programing,

Architecture, Game System, Robotic, Creativity, Video Game History…

Students and projects follow-up.

January 2011 to June 2011 - Game Developer

Independent - Lyon (France)

Tools and solutions development for independent game studios.

Independent video game developer.


January to December 2010 - Game Designer

Artefact Studio, Lyon (France)

Game designer on « Canceled Project » Nintendo Wii (Pre-Production)

Game designer on « Shawn Johnson Gymnastics » Nintendo Wii / DS.

Game designer on « MucoPlay » Serious Game.

Game designer on « Shana Spirit Journey », using NAO by Aldebaran Robotics.

- E-Learning 2012 and E-Sante 2012 for “MucoPlay” -

June to September 2009 - Game Designer

Etranges Libellules, Lyon (France)

Game Designer on « Dragons » XBOX, PS3, Wii.

Level Scripter on « Alice in Wonderland » Nintendo Wii.


October 2008 to June 2009, Game Developer

Adrenaline Rush, Valenciennes (France)

Game designer on « Adrenaline Rush » concept pour Nintendo Wii.

Game developer of the prototype, built with Unreal Engine 3.

- Make Something Unreal Contest : Best non-FPS Mod Phase 4 Honorable Mentions -


June to October 2008, Level Designer / Builder

Widescreen Games, Lyon (France)

Game designer on « IdentiFiction », episodic games platform.

Level designer/builder on « AOSphere », IdentiFiction.


November 2006 to October 2007, Software Developer

Agriculture Canada, Montreal Area (Canada)

Software developer, « bioclimatology and modeling » department.

Software developer, IT department.

   Summer 2006, seasonal worker at LDLC

   September 2003 to June 2006, webdesigner/webdeveloper freelance

   Summers 2002 to 2005, camp animator (animation capacity diploma)



Expected 2014 - Yale University / Coursera (Online)

Roman architecture (certificate)

2007/2009 - Supinfogame (France)

European Master 2 degree (five year) - Game Director

2006/2007 - IUT A Lyon 1 / Cegep St Jean (Canada)

DUSTI in computer science (three year diploma)

2005/2007 - IUT A Lyon 1 (France)

DUT in computer science (two year diploma)

2003/2005 - University Claude Bernard Lyon 1

Licence 1 in computer science


2003 - Baccalaureat General Scientific

French high-school diploma (science)


French (native), English (professional)

German (elementary), Japanese (elementary)


DSK Supinfocom International Campus, Survey 54/55, Tarwadi, near Loni Toll naka, Pune-Solapur road,

Pune 412 308, Maharashtra, INDIA



Personal Details

Date of Birth

14 january 1984

Marital Status


Skills & Expertise

Game Design

Game Concept

Game Design Documents

Game Design Patterns

Paper Prototyping

Learning curve

Data/Metrics analysis


Level Design

Level Building Process


Modular Level Design

Game Engine / Editor

Unreal Engine (UDK)



C, C++, C#

PHP, Javascript


Gameplay Programming

Unreal Script, LUA



Robotic, Architecture


Travels - Long trip

India (3 years)

Canada (1 year)

Travels - Short trip

USA, Ireland, UK, Germany, Italy, Spain,

Japan, Thailand, Cambodia

Sports & Activities

Board Games, Bass,

Karate, Wind board,

Motorcycle rides,


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