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Abhijeeth Swaminathan
Programmer. Game Developer and part-time pirate
Work
Web Application Developer - IBM May 2014 - Aug 2015
Worked as the sole front end developer for IBM’s commerce line of products. Responsibilities included turning design pdfs into live pages, maintaining responsive layouts across all resolutions and building reusable widgets. Was also in charge of re-skinning the product to better suit our clients such as Coca-Cola, Home-Depot and IKEA.
Tech Used:
  • Javascript
  • Css
  • Jquery
  • AngularJS
  • NodeJS
Software Analyst - SyncBASE May 2013 - Nov 2013
SyncBASE provided financial computing software which allowed CEOs and employees to manage stock options of their companies. Initially I was tasked with debugging and maintaining parts of the system, eventually my set of responsibilities grew to include designing new screens, new database schemas and revamping large structural changes around the application.
Tech Used:
  • C#
  • Asp.net
  • Javascript
  • CSS
  • PlSql
Software Engineer Intern - Cabot Solutions May 2012 - July 2012
Worked with a team of developers to develop a website and an android app that work and update together. Was mainly in charge of the front end for the website and coming up with an efficient way for the app and the site to communicate seamlessly.
Tech Used:
  • Python
  • Django
  • Javascript
  • Android
Projects
Plunder Feb 2016 - Mar 2016
Lead programmer and designer for a game made for a course in Uoft in Collaboration with OCAD students. In addition to programming and designing many of the core mechanics in the game, I also wrote many custom surface shaders for the water and the models to create a cartoony look. The game was made and showed off at Ubisoft and Uken to great feedback. Finally the game was showed off in the Level Up 2016 Showcase event where it won :
  • People's Choice: First Place
  • Outstanding Visual Design: Second Place
  • Overall Game Design : Third Place
Tech Used:
  • Unity3d
  • C#
  • Javascript
  • ShaderLab
Chromaticus | Play it>> Jan 2015
One of the two Programmers and designers for an android game made in course of a month. Made in the style of a typical endless runner, this game was made to learn about releasing an app on the android. The game uses a lightweight java framework known as jMonkey.The game also supports google play integration and leaderboards
Tech Used:
  • Java
  • Jmonkey
  • Google Play Integration
True North | Play it>> Jan 2014
An entry for a small university contest. This game was one of my first attempts at learning Unity and the concept in this game would eventually be released on mobile as Chromaticus. Features sound, multiple levels, story and megaman art.
Tech Used:
  • Unity3D
  • C#
  • JavaScript
Contact/About

I'm Abhijeeth Swaminathan. I graduated from University of Toronto with a Bachelor's in Computer Science. I'm passionate about programming and video games. I spend my free time making video games or experimenting with new technologies. You can get in touch with me by email:abikrish@gmail.com or any of the other venues below.