Who am I and what do I do?
My name is Abbas Khan and I'm a programmer specialising in game development. I graduated from the University of Gloucestershire's Computer Games Programming course with 1st Class Honours and I'm currently looking for an exciting opportunity to get involved in.
My Origin Story
Unfortunately it's not as interesting as a certain caped crusader's. I learnt to program at the age of 13 and have been developing, improving and creating since then. Initially learning to program with Java and the Android SDK to create a few simple applications. More recently I've become more familiar with network programming & Unreal Engine.
Diffblue (Junior Repository Analyst) – Aug 2018 to Mar 2019
I worked as a Junior Repository Analyst at Diffblue. My main task within this role was to analyse open-source repositories using Diffblue’s test generation software and contribute the generated tests back to the repository owner acquiring feedback for the internal development team. In performing this task, I used a wide variety of different tools including Java, Linux Terminal & Git. I also had to use a lot of skills in order to do my job effectively, skills such as initiative, teamwork and communication.
Skills and Abilities
I'm not sure how to Omnislash just yet but I have used a wide variety of software and hardware in the past. I'm always willing to learn and improve where I can. The segments below indicate a selection of tools I have experience with.
Programming languages I have experience with include:
- Visual Basic
- HTML & CSS
Development related software I have experience with include:
- Unreal Engine
- Visual Studio
- Google VR
Other software and services I have experience with include:
- Google Docs
- DaVinci Resolve
- OBS Studio
- Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, Outlook and Access)
Platforms and hardware I have experience with include:
- Gameboy Advance/Nintendo DS
- Google VR
- Various Controllers including GameSir, DualShock & Microsoft