Technical Design Instructor
Jay is a proud FIEA alumnus and a seasoned senior software engineer with more than 15 years of experience in both the public and private sector, and more than 10 years of experience specific to the gaming industry.
Jay kicked off his career as a software engineer with a small government contract company working on coordination technologies for simulation events for the Department of Defense. During this time, Jay decided it was time for a change of pace and switched gears to pursue his dream of working in the gaming industry. He attended FIEA in Cohort 6, graduating in 2010 and moving out to California to work at Obsidian Entertainment on games such as Dungeon Siege III and South Park: The Stick of Truth. Jay then left Obsidian in 2012 and became an early employee of Iron Galaxy Orlando. Since joining Iron Galaxy Orlando, Jay has worked as a software engineer in a variety of roles on games such as The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited, The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, and Rumbleverse.