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©2017 by Steve Favis

MY RESUME

OBJECTIVE  
To innovate the worlds most advanced robotics and technologies.  
  
CAREER SUMMARY
2018 Intel Top Innovator for United States 
Advanced Robotics Patents in AI training bipedal locomotion, Entertainment Social  
Robotics, and AI Speakers 
CEO and Founder of Taechyon Robotics Corporation  
FreeVi Autostereoscopic 3D Tablet CES 2014 Hack-A-Thon Winner  
Recognized as Intel Software Innovator  
Intel Perceptual Hack-A-Thon Grand Prize winner 2013, Sacramento California.  
Formally educated in Computer Science, 3D Software Development, Multimedia. Founded Ameon, INC on boot strap funding and managed a team size of 12-15 people for development of iPhone/iPad games.  
Started a Computer consulting firm in Sacramento and ran successfully for 11 years. Former 3D software and Multimedia Instructor  
  
TECHNICAL SKILLS  
TECHNOLOGY LEADERSHIP: Full Stack Developer from Hardware to Design. 
Inspirational Team Motivator, Strong Innovator, Talent Scouting, Business Technology Strategy, Technology Intellectual Property Strategy, Patent Scalability and Development, Talent Developer, Robotic Design, Outstanding at Composing Press Releases, Public Relations, Social Media Marketing, Search Engine Optimization, Strategic Planning for Technology, Cyber Security Strategy. 
MACHINE LEARNING : Tensorflow, Keras. 
UNITY GAME ENGINE: Programming in Javascript, C# for iOS, Android, PC, Web, and Mac Deployments.  
PLATFORM EXPERIENCE: XBOX 360, PlayStation 3, Android, Ouya, iOS, PC, Macintosh.  
AGILE SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT SCRUM: all aspects.  
MICROSOFT VISUAL STUDIO: C++, C#, VSTO, excel macro development and automation.  
AUTODESK 3D STUDIO MAX: Organic and Hard Surface Modeling, UVW Unwrap, Texturing, texture baking, VRAY.  
MECHANICAL ENGINEERING: Dassault SolidWorks, 3D Printing & Surface modeling, CNC Modeling design. Drone, Aircraft and Model Aviation Design. 
ELECTRONICS ENGINEEERING: Rapid Hardware prototyping, Hardware Setup for 
Manufacturing
  
ADOBE PHOTOSHOP: Concept painting / Inking, 3d photo-realistic texture generation, Normal Map generation, WACOM tablet painting.  
ADOBE PREMIERE - Capturing, Editing, and compositing video, audio and video synchronization, mixing audio, Transitions, exporting/encoding to flash DVD WEB DEVELOPMENT SKILLS: WordPress plugin monkey.  
IT SKILLS: Linux, Windows, Mac OSX. Custom PC builder, PC Repair & Diagnostics, Network Troubleshooting.  
AI / MACHINE LEARNING SKILLS: Google Tensorflow.  
  
EXPERIENCE  
Taechyon Robotics Corporation  
2016-Present  
CEO & Founder  
Social Robotics Innovator & Designer / Developer of b08 the Robot and Septaer
  
Favis, INC, 2010- Present  
Business Founder/ Owner  
Managed a Team of 12 Artist, Programmers, and Sound Designers for iPhone and iPad Game Development.  
  
ITT Technical Institute, 2008-2009  
Digital Entertainment and Game Design Instructor, Visual Communications  
Instructor  
Taught 3D software, 3D Game programming to college students.  
  
Electronic Arts, Redwood Shores, CA  
Developer Tools, 2007  
Worked with XBOX 360 and Playstation 3 development kits. Uploaded daily builds for “The Simpson’s Game” (2007). Worked on pre-Quality Assurance development pipeline.  
  
At Your Home Computers, Sacramento, CA  
Business owner / On site PC Technician, 1998 - 2009  
Repaired, diagnosed and troubleshot several thousand personal computers and related software for hundreds of businesses and consumers on site.  
  
EDUCATION  
Bachelor of Science, Digital Entertainment & Game Design, 2008  
ITT TECHNICAL INSTITUTE, Rancho Cordova, CA  
3d Modeling/Texturing Specialization  
  
Associate of Science, Multimedia, 2007  
ITT TECHNICAL INSTITUTE, Rancho Cordova, CA  
Film Editing Specialization  
  
Computer Science Major, 1996-2004  
CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY SACRAMENTO, Sacramento, CA  
Programming with C++ in Borland  
 
HARDWARE DESIGN 
Septaer www.taechyon.com (patent pending) 
b08 the Robot www.taechyon.com (patent pending) 
Melissa Robot www.favisinc.com (US Patent Granted: US9962831B2) 
  
SOFTOLOGY  
The Simpson’s Game - 2008, (XBOX 360, Playstation 3), Electronic Arts  
Armored Tank Assault -2011, iOS, Ameon Entertainment, INC  
Armored Tank Assault v2 lite-2011, iOS, Ameon Entertainment, INC  
Tank Pool -2011, iOS, Ameon Entertainment, INC  
Pachinko Sabotage -2012, iOS Ameon Entertainment, INC  
US ARMY - 2012, Contract bid Demo for US Army Games Simulation Technology for Program Executive Office Simulations Instrumentation, PC, Ameon, INC.  Perceptual Pachinko -2013, Intel Developer Forum Booth Demo showcase, PC, Ameon, INC.  
Doomsday Zombies-2013, OUYA, Ameon, INC.  
Armored Tank Assault 2- 2014, iOS Favis, INC.  
Unreleased title - 2014 , iOS, Favis, INC.  
SMIRK (proprietary robotic control software) 2016 b08 the Robot iOS App –2017 (iOS), Taechyon Robotics Corporation