Óscar Fernando Gómez Sandoval
Master of Science in Engineering
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e-mail correo@oscargomez.net
EDUCATION AND CERTIFICATIONS
Universidad de los Andes

Master of Science in Engineering

Universidad de los Andes, 2012

Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana

Electronics Engineer

Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana, 2010

Universidad Industrial de Santander

Engineering common core

Universidad Industrial de Santander, 2004-2006

Unity Certified Developer

Unity Technologies, 2016

Diploma in University Teaching

Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana, 2015

SELECTED SIDE PROJECTS

Games: Jam games and Side projects

Diverse video games created during game jams and as side projects, Since 2014

Coronability

Tool for estimating risks related to the COVID-19 pandemic, based on data from the World Bank and WHO, among others, 2020

Wasp

Dependency injection framework for Unity, 2019

Infinitesimal

Lightweight, highly compatible PHP Framework, 2019

Ciencia Digital

YouTube channel for the dissemination of Computer Science in Spanish, 2018

Blissky

Immersive social network, 2014

Mi Regalo Sorpresa

Online platform for buying "doubly-surprising" gifts, 2014

Wikivacaciones & Wiki Loves Monuments Colombia

Nationwide photographic contests, 2012/2014-2016

TOOLS AND TECHNICAL SKILLS
Unity

Unity

Git

Git

Inkscape

Inkscape

Adobe Photoshop

Adobe Photoshop

Pyxel Edit

Pyxel Edit

MagicaVoxel

MagicaVoxel

FL Studio

FL Studio

Audacity

Audacity

Camtasia Studio

Camtasia Studio

WordPress

WordPress

LAMP Stack

LAMP Stack

Digital Ocean

Digital Ocean

Other tools

JetBrains Rider and PhpStorm, Microsoft Excel, Tampermonkey, Pandoc, ImageMagick, AppGameKit, GameMaker: Studio, Spriter Pro.

Jam City

Senior Engineering Manager, Since 2021

Manager of the front-end engineering team: development lead, studio-level decision-making and planning, team building, mentoring and monitoring.

Jam City

Lead Engineer, 2019 - 2021

Developer for World War Doh: a strategy game for mobile devices. Developer of an augmented reality (AR) companion app prototype for World War Doh. Techs: Unity, AR Foundation (ARKit + ARCore).

Game & Web Freelance Developer

Since 2010 (intermittently)

Services: Development of custom web apps and video games. Cloud deployment. Sysadmin. Techs: very diverse, including Unity, LAMP stack, DigitalOcean.

Mad Bricks

Lead Game Developer, 2018

Lead Developer of "La Voz del Jaguar". Techs: Unity.

Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana, Bucaramanga — Faculty of Systems and Informatics Engineering

Assistant Professor & Researcher, 2014 - 2017

Courses: Discrete Math, Programming, Databases and Video game Development.

Unity Technologies

Technical Review Consultant, 2016

Crazy Qubits

Lead Engineer & Developer, 2013 - 2014

Techs: HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, Obj-C, PHP, SQL.

Heinsohn Business Technology

Developer, 2013

Techs: .NET (ASP + C#), JavaScript, SQL.

Universidad de los Andes

Professional Project Assistant, 2011

Course Assistant of the Language Design course (postgraduate level). Professor: Silvia Takahashi, PhD.

WORK EXPERIENCE
Highest current skill
C#
HTML5+CSS3
PHP
Python
SQL
JavaScript
VB.NET
Java SE
Ruby
Objective-C
Assembler
Lowest current skill

Frameworks, Libraries & Methods

ASP.NET, Unity Engine, Wasp, Zenject, BEM, SASS, Jekyll, Infinitesimal, Laravel, jQuery, SpriteKit.

COMPUTER LANGUAGES

max

current

C2

C2

es

C2

C1

en

B1

A2

fr

A1

it

A2

eo

HUMAN LANGUAGES
WIKIMEDIA

Volunteer in the Wikimedia Movement, 2007 - 2020

Diverse roles in the Wikimedia projects: editor, administrator, graphics editor, bots & tools developer, OTRS agent, among others.

Former Vice president and former member of Wikimedia Colombia, a non-profit which permanently plans and executes diverse free knowledge-related activities.

13

years as a Wikimedian

4

nationwide contests run

17600+

total contributions

160+

articles created

285

files uploaded

SELECTED ACHIEVEMENTS
2019 Scholarship for attending the 2020 Game Developers Conference (GDC) in San Francisco (CA), USA.
2017 Winner of the Jam Jam Talentum Online, a worldwide game jam organized by Telefonica Spain.
"Best Tenured Professor" Award at Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana, Bucaramanga. Faculty of Systems and Informatics Engineering.
Scholarship for attending the Wikimedia Developer Summit 2017 in San Francisco (CA), USA.
2016 "Best Tenured Professor" Award at Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana, Bucaramanga. Faculty of Systems and Informatics Engineering.
2014 Scholarship for attending Wikimania 2014 in London, England.
2012 Master of Science in Engineering, Thesis with maximum grade.