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Eric Koziol

eric.koziol@gmail.com


Education

Bachelors of Science in Computer Science
Rochester Institute of Technology


International Skills

  • Native English speaker
  • Japanese Language Proficiency N2

Technological Skills

  • Experience in a wide array of programming languages including Swift, Objective C, C#, PHP, Ruby, C/C++, and Java.
  • Over ten years of experience with macOS and nine years with iOS. Also proficient with Windows and Linux.
  • Experience designing and developing games in Cocos2d, Sprite Kit and Unity.
  • Experience with hardware installation, networking, and assorted troubleshooting in a corporate environment.
  • Experience with translation software including Wordfast Anywhere and Trados.
  • Developed personal translation software for macOS to assist in translation.

Experience

Programming and Design
  • macOS and iOS Software

    • Designed and developed over five applications for the macOS and iOS App Stores in Objective C and Swift since December 2011.
    • Designed Happy Translating and Happy Dictionary, two macOS applications that assist the translation process.
    • Designed and developed subaku, a puzzle game for iOS.
    • Designed and developed rainblocks, an action-puzzle game for iOS.
    • Designed and developed VIDEGOAME an action-adventure game for Windows, macOS and Linux
    • Personally displayed games at BitSummit in 2013, 2014 and 2015.
  • Web Design and Programming

    • Designed and developed The Final Fantasy 5 Four Job Fiesta, a yearly gaming event which has raised over $50,000 for Child's Play Charity since 2011.
    • Developed a Twitter based client in PHP to run the above charity event more efficiently.
    • Handled all issues and customer-service type problems for participants in the charity event.
Freelance Translation
  • Translated over 1 million characters for Ambition Co., Ltd. since April 2015. Translation work included character dialogue for their various games.
  • Translation work for Active Gaming Media including work on multiple game translations since September 2012. Translations included game manuals and other documentation such as packaging and presentations.
  • Over 700 translation jobs at gengo.com since December 2011 noted for the high speed of delivering the translations.
  • Translated four self-made iOS applications from English to Japanese.
Assistant Language Teacher
  • Taught English at elementary schools in Gojo, Nara from August 2007 to the present.
  • Developed macOS and iOS software to use in class and improved usage of technology in English classes.
  • Gave seminars to elementary school teachers on how to teach English classes using technology and improve English skills.