Sean

Sean lives in Austin, Texas. He was born there too. Sean graduated from the University of Texas at Dallas with a B.A. in Arts and Technology — along the way he studied music composition at the University of North Texas. He now works for yet another Texas university.

  • InterSource
    InterSource (Website)

    Solo Project

    InterSource is a local woodworking business that produces custom furniture for hospitality, corporate, and residential spaces. Their new website is built on Wordpress.

  • Yer a Wizard, Harry
    Yer a Wizard, Harry (Podcast)

    Role: Musician

    Yer a Wizard, Harry is a good-humored podcast where three friends reread the Harry Potter series. The podcast is supported by the success of several Kickstarters. It features the art of Jesse Carlton and original music by Sean Fagan.

  • Push and Pull
    Push and Pull (Game)

    Role: Game Mechanics Designer

    Push and Pull is a sidescrolling platformer where you play a team of misfits with magnetic powers. A team of 30 students built the game in Unity in four months. The game is available for free download for Windows and Mac.

  • Return to Color
    Return to Color (Game)

    Role: UI Designer

    Return to Color is a puzzle platformer where you play as the inhabitants of a computer's graphics card and work to restore color to the system. A team of 14 students built the game in Unity in four months.

  • Solar Rim
    Solar Rim (Game)

    Role: Composer, Sound Designer

    Solar Rim is a multiplayer first-person shooter where you compete for resources in a randomly generated asteroid field. A team of 8 students built the game in Unity in four months.

  • SHF
    SHF.fyi (Website)

    Solo Project

    The personal portfolio site you're viewing! It is a static site built off BootStrap 4 and hosted through GitHub Pages. The design is original.

Music

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Work

Software Developer - The University of Texas
2015 – Present Austin, Texas

Web development with Python / Django and maintenance of Oracle and Mainframe databases.

Instructor - Digital Media Academy
Summer 2015 Austin, Texas

Taught summer camps on programming in Java and C# for games and generative art.

CompSci Outreach Instructor - The University of Texas at Dallas
2014 – 2015 Richardson, Texas

Taught summer camps on learning how to program via A.L.I.C.E and GameMaker.

QA Tester - Aspyr Media
Summer 2013 Austin, Texas

Tester on Bioshock: Infinite, Civilization V, and Borderlands 2.

Education

B.A. Arts and Technology - The University of Texas at Dallas
2012 – 2015 Richardson, Texas

B.A. with a focus in game design and user experience/interaction design. Member of Game Production Lab and Tau Sigma NHS.

Music Composition - The University of North Texas
2010 – 2012 Denton, Texas

Focused on music composition. Member of Composers Forum.