ABOUT 

I'm Joshua Grazda, a current 4th year Game Programming major at Champlain College. While I'm not coding or developing, I enjoy playing a variety of games, cooking, and look for dual monitor backgrounds!

Education

Pursuing Bachelor of Science in Game Programming | Minor Mathematics | Senior

Champlain College Burlington, VT

Expected: May 2020

  • GPA: 3.5

  • Dean’s List

  • Special Events Coordinator for Champlain College Esports

Study Abroad | Montreal

Champlain College | Montreal, Canada

August 2018 - December 2018

  • Studied under professionals in both AAA and Indie development

  • Explored topics such as Game Development, Artificial Intelligence, and Unity

  • Went to events including MIGS 2018, Dreamhack Montreal, and MEGA

  • Visited companies such as Unity, EA Motive, Gameloft, Kitfox, and many more

Experience

Cash Force (Unreal | VR)

Champlain College | Burlington, VT

September 2019 - Present

  • Working in a multi-disciplined team of 5 with a producer, designers, and an artist

  • Creating a vertical slice over the course of 16 weeks using Agile methods

  • Developing dynamic AI system that will navigate through a procedurally generated world

Simple Sandwich (Unity | 3D)

Champlain College | Burlington, VT

January 2019 - May 2019

  • Worked in a multi-disciplined team of 4-9 with producers, designers, and artists

  • Created a vertical slice over the course of 12 weeks using Agile methods

  • Showcased our game at PAX East 2019, Champlain Game Fest, and RPI Gamefest

Work History

Lead Event Technician

Champlain College | Burlington, VT

August 2016 - Present

  • Work with colleagues to provide audio visual support for Champlain College

  • Provide in person and over the phone support

  • Use Slack to effectively communicate with team