I am a committed and hardworking individual who enjoys a challenge. In addition to strong communication skills, I am able to work effectively in a team. I can also demonstrate advanced problem-solving skills and thrive under pressure. My drive and ambition ensure I am a valuable addition to any company.

Elliott Wheat

Games Programmer



Games Developer

Junior Games Developer

Nov 18 - Current

August 17 - Nov 18

• Developer on hit mobile games including TENS!, SPILLZ, Go Fish, Looper, Skiddy Car and Hoop Smash.

• Developer on multiple internal game jams on Creative Wednesdays.

Winner of Best Newcomer 2017 and Employee of the Month March 2018.

fish in a bottle

Junior Games Developer

July 15 - Sept 16

• Developer on interactive web applications and games for companies including: BBC, RedBull, Viacom, Booktrust and Nickelodeon.

• Lead Developer on internal framework for browser based interactive story books.

• QA on mobile application.

• Saw 7+ projects from preproduction to Gold Master.


BSc (Hons) Computer Games Technology

Department of Computer Science

Liverpool John Moores University

Byrom Street


L3 3AF




Year 3

1st Class 84%

Final Year Project 89%

Work Placement Evaluation 71%

Advanced Computer Games Development 92%

Game Console Technologies and Programming 82%

Advanced Computer Graphics 78%

Year 2

Maths and 3D Computer Graphics 78%

Computer Games Design and Technology - 79%

Object Oriented Software Development 64%

Computer Games Development 74%

Digital Storytelling and Machinima 72%

Year 1

Introduction to Computer Programming 88%

Computing and Society 60%

Computer Systems  78%

Interactive Media and Games Development 82%

Maths and 2D Computer Graphics 85%

Newcastle under Lyme College


A Level

History C

Kutton Lane,




Media Studies C


Ormiston Sir Stanley Matthews Academy



12 including English and Math

Beaconsfield Drive,




Achievements and Skills

• 13 months working for the digital creative studio 'fish in a bottle' as a Junior Games Programmer.

• Spent time working at a Chinese game studio 'Surgical Scalpels' using Unreal Engine 4, developing their first AAA game.

• Entered Game Jams: Epic Games' Unreal Game Jam and LJMU's Game Jam

• Name in 2 game credits.

• Achieved the Queen's Scout Silver and Gold awards.


Key Skills

• Experience using Unity and Unreal Engine 4.

• Experienced in programming languages; C++, C# and Javascript.

• Framework and Library experience: CreateJS, Phaser, Flambe, Hieroglyph 3 and KRPano.

• Ability to learn and develop skills quickly.

• Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.