ABOUT ME

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...a games Developer and Designer experienced in Unity

I design and develop Hyper Casual mobile games with experience working with multiple publishers for iOS and Android.

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  • NAMEBen Sparkes
  • AGE22
  • LOCATIONLeeds
  • E-MAILBen@BenSparkes.com
  • PHONE+447468481920
  • FREELANCEAvailable

RESUME

Employment

Hyper Casual Games Developer2021 September - Present

Freelance

Working with multiple mobile publishers to create CTR & CPI tests for Hypercasual games. This includes coming up with ideas, designing, developing and distributing on stores. Videos of prototypes created can be found in my Portfolio! Please reach out to me if you would like a sample of my code.

Associate Producer2021 Feb - 2021 September

Poly Fruit Studios - Remote

Being an associate producer consisted of managing three teams to develop fast prototypes for CTR tests for hypercasual games.

Games Programmer 2021 - 2021

Poly Fruit Studios - Remote

Fast prototyping hypercasual mobile games within Unity. This included Design, Development, handling third-party SDKs (GA/FB)

Bar Staff2015 - Present

The Black Bull - Horsforth, Leeds

Working in a bar since the age of sixteen providing exceptional customer service and working in a demanding environment. During the COVID pandemic I created a online ordering system to allow the pub to work efficiently and safely.

Education

BSc (Hons) Computer Games Programming2017 - 2020

De Montfort University

Studied Computer Games Programming at De Montfort University helped me develop my logic and programming practices.

BTEC Level 3 Computer Games Programming2015 - 2017

Leeds City College

I also studied Computer Games Programming at college, as creating games is my passion.

Development Skills

Unity

C#

Fast Prototyping

SDKs (Game Analytics & Facebook)

XCode

Apple Connect

Google Play Console

Design Skills

UX Design

Big Brain Game Ideas

Other Skills

Googling

PORTFOLIO

Prototypes for CTR / CPI testing - More details available soon