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Richard Hoffmann

Freelancer/Self-employed, Founder / XR Consultant Expert & XR Programmer (XR=VR/AR/MR), Area 1 Ltd

London, United Kingdom

Skills

iOS (iPhone/iPad)
Android
Unity3D
VR / AR Development
Steam
Game Design
Augmented Reality
Virtual Reality
Java
Swift
Objective-C
C#
Game Development
Apps Publishing
Mobile app development
HTC Vive
Oculus
Gear VR
Cardboard
Vuforia
Windows Mixed Reality
AR Kit
AR Core
SCRUM
Mixed Reality
360 Video Production
360 Video Interaction (PSVR/Cardboard/Gear VR)
PlayStation Developer
PlayStation VR (PS VR) Developer
VR Consultant
AR Consultant
JavaScript
Business
Clients
Consulting
HTML
PHP
MySQL
Design
XML

Timeline

Professional experience for Richard Hoffmann

  • Current , since Jun 2014

    CEO / Production Manager

    GallantCloud Games

    Managing the development team and full life cycle of software development. Pitching to VC and Angel Investors.

  • Current , since Feb 2013

    Founder / XR Consultant Expert & XR Programmer (XR=VR/AR/MR)

    Area 1 Ltd

    Consulting and designing Virtual Reality worlds as well as Augmented Reality solutions and applications for various industry sectors. The last year increasing development on 360 panoramic still images & video integration for Google Cardboard and Gear VR Apps for various clients in UK, US and Germany.

  • Current , since Apr 2010

    Managing Director

    Global Empire Soft Ltd

    We are a Mobile Application Development business, committed to creating mobile applications (apps) and games to gain exposure for your business. Our goal is to help existing businesses to make their presence known in this emerging mobile market. Our fields of expertise is mobile application development for iOS (iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch), Android, Blackberry, Windows Mobile and Flash game development.

  • Current , since Sep 2009

    IT Consultant

    Miscellaneous

    Mobile application development for iOS (iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch), Android, Blackberry, Windows Mobile and Flash game development. Realization of Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality concepts and publishing on App Stores. Backend implementation in PHP and MySQL.

  • 8 months, Oct 2013 - May 2014

    CTO / Production Manager

    Gallant Cloud Games

    Responsible for the production of current games mobile and desktop platforms. As a part of the management team, I supported the studio with an entrepreneurial mindset and technical expertise gathered over the years. The studio was part of the first Microsoft Ventures Accelerator in London, UK.

  • 1 year, Apr 2009 - Mar 2010

    Program Manager (UK)

    Pyramid Consulting

    Successful governance of full project life cycle through planning and execution of any type of project/quote for end clients. Successfully managed project budgets, scheduling and communication with offshore teams as well as liaising with clients onshore (Digital Advertising Agencies).

  • 6 months, Oct 2008 - Mar 2009

    Functional Analyst

    Ricoh Europe Plc, London

  • 1 year, Oct 2007 - Sep 2008

    Application Support / Project Support Specialist

    Ricoh Europe Plc, London, UK

  • 6 months, Apr 2007 - Sep 2007

    Oracle Developer

    Ricoh Europe Plc, London, UK (NRG Management Ltd)

  • 1 year and 8 months, Aug 2005 - Mar 2007

    System Engineer

    Ricoh Deutschland GmbH (NRG Deutschland GmbH)

  • 6 months, Feb 2005 - Jul 2005

    System Developer

    Bax Engineering GmbH

  • 1 year and 5 months, Apr 2003 - Aug 2004

    System Developer

    Octopus Services GmbH

  • 9 months, Oct 2001 - Jun 2002

    Web Designer

    Teamwork Information Management AG

  • 3 years and 9 months, Jan 1998 - Sep 2001

    Application Programmer

    ICA GmbH

  • 1 year and 1 month, Aug 2000 - Aug 2001

    Application Programmer

    Friederikenstift Hospital

  • 1 year and 6 months, Jul 1996 - Dec 1997

    Credit Controller

    IBM Deutschland GmbH

  • 3 years, Aug 1993 - Jul 1996

    Training Office Clerk

    IBM Deutschland GmbH

Educational background for Richard Hoffmann

  • 5 months, Sep 2004 - Jan 2005

    Computer Science

    Vitus Bering Denmark

  • 2002 - 2006

    Computer Science

    Fachhochschule Hannover (University of Applied Sciences and Arts) Germany

Languages

  • English

    Fluent

  • German

    First language

  • Spanish

    Basic

  • French

    Basic

  • Russian

    Basic

Wants

We are looking for clients with exciting Apps and game projects on the iPhone/iPad/Android. Connecting with like-minded people such as Entrepreneurs & Business owners
creatives (i.e. game and graphic design) and marketing globally.
Looking for VR and AR Development opportunities
Looking for 360 video implementation into Apps or Games

Interests

New Technologies
Computers
Gadgets
Virtual Reality
Games
Robots (Lego Mindstorm)
Tae Bo / Fight Club / Martial Arts
Dancing (Ballroom
Latin
Argentine Tango
Salsa
Ceroc)
Tennis

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