Hello. I'm Martin, a computer programmer from Glasgow, Scotland.
I'm a PhD student at the University of Strathclyde, in the field of industrial robotics.
You can see my background and experience listed below and can
download my CV here. Have a look at my portfolio of work here.
University of Strathclyde / 2017 - Current
University of Glasgow / 2015 - 2016
University of the West of Scotland / 2011 - 2015
Developed mobile data capture systems for the emergency services using Java, XSLT and in-house technology. Gained experience of the full software project lifecycle including meeting customers to capture requirements, design, implementation and testing.
Worked on the MindMate iOS app to improve and polish the range of games to improve their playability and accessibility for users, who suffer from Dementia and Alzheimer’s. During my time here the app reached #2 in the Health category on the App Store.
Supported the senior programming team, and responsible for preparing a previously released game for launch on a new platform. Contributed to game projects released across Android, iOS, OS X and PC.
Assisted running a summer workshop giving young people with learning disabilities a taster in game development. I developed a working implementation of their game design which was shown at a launch night where national charities attended. The project was featured in national press.
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Honourable mention for the 2014 Develop 30 Under 30 list.
Winner of 2013 UWS Windows 8 game jam, sponsored by Microsoft with Unicorn Space Command. Publihsed on Windows Store and Google Play.
Court Medal for Most Distinguished Student 2011-2012 for my Computer Games Technology degree at UWS.