Resume


Jose Abalos

Level Designer/Scripter

Phone: +1-(469)-544-0820    Email: jose@joseabalos.com    Portfolio: http://www.joseabalos.com

   

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EXPERIENCE

Disney Interactive/Avalanche Software - Level Designer

June 2014 - May 2016

Projects:

  • Disney Infinity 2.0  (June 2014 - September 2014)
  • Disney Infinity 3.0 (October 2014 - January 2016)
  • Disney Infinity 4.0 (Cancelled) (October 2015 - May 2016)
 

Accomplishments:

  • Took ownership of six levels built using Maya and proprietary tools through all stages of development, including:
    • High Concept
    • Story
    • Dialogue
    • Gameplay Flow
    • Paper Design
    • Layout
    • Scripting Events using proprietary visual scripting language
    • Playtesting
    • Debugging
    • Polish
    • Post-Launch Support
  • Built five levels using Disney Infinity's Toy Box tools that users could download from their consoles.
  • Wrote, recorded and edited 66 video tutorials explaining Disney Infinity's logic toys - all available in the official Disney Infinity Youtube Channel-
  • Selected from the community to work full time at Avalanche Software
  • Collaborated alongside lead designers, artists, programmers, writers and QA in the creation of all aforementioned levels
   

SKILLS

Scripting

  • C#
  • C++
  • Kismet
  • Blueprint
  • Java
  • Lua
  • Papyrus
  • Proprietary
 

Editors/Engines

  • Unreal Engine 4
  • UDK
  • Unity
  • Source
  • Creation Kit
  • Proprietary
 

Software

  • Maya
  • Photoshop
  • Visual Studio
  • Perforce
  • Adobe Premiere
 

EDUCATION

Guildhall at SMU

Masters of Interactive Technology

2 Years, 2012-2014 Plano, TX
  • Level Design Certification
 

Universidad Catolica de Chile

Computer Science Degree

7 Years, 2005-2011 Santiago, Chile
  • Education Minor