About Me

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Simon Coenen

Game Programmer

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Hello! My name is Simon Coenen, I'm a game programmer from Belgium currently working on an unannounced project partnered with Microsoft Studios at Electric Square in Brighton, UK as a Core Tech programmer.

Right after my internship at Electric Square - the sister studio of Studio Gobo - in the United Kingdom as a UI and metagame programmer, I was offered a permanent position as a programmer, where I'm currently employed.

Professional

  • Electric Square

    2017 - Now. Core tech programmer

    Unannounced Project: Working as a core tech programmer during production.

  • Studio Gobo

    Feb 2017 - Jun 2017. UI backend programming intern

    Unannounced Proejct : Working on metagame UI and backend systems during the preproduction phase of the project.

Education

  • Digital Arts & Entertainment

    Howest, Kortrijk, Belgium

    Following the Game Development (programming) major. Graduated with highest honors.

  • Maths and Sciences

    Montfortcollege, Rotselaar, Belgium

    Secondary school - Maths and Sciences curriculum

    Involved in the school volleybal team and the design/creation of the yearbook.

Technology

Tools of the trade:
  • Visual Studio
  • Unreal Engine 4
  • Unity3D
  • Git
  • Mercurial
  • Perforce
Languages:
  • C++ (14)
  • C#/.NET/WPF
  • HLSL
  • HTML/CSS
  • Python