Tom Koole

Software Engineer

Career Experience

Northern Digital Inc. https://www.ndigital.com/

2018 to Present - Systems and Integration Specialist

GuestServe Inc. https://guestserve.com

2015 to 2018 - Software Engineer

Ruby and front­end development of the TouchBase Mail product. Additional projects include continuous PHP development of an e­commerce website and being the primary maintainer of a Cordova based mobile app.

Manic North Software Inc. https://manicnorth.com

2013 to 2015 - Co­Founder / Programmer

Various contracting projects as well as developing our own IP including our mobile game Onwords.

Niagara College Research & Innovation https://ncinnovation.ca

2014 to 2015 - Programmer / Research Associate
2009 to 2014 - Programmer / Research Assistant

Programming and Analysis for a range of projects including GIS development for farming, audio / video quality assurance and weather mapping software. Lead software developer on PrAgMatic, LandMapr and the Global Farm Manager projects.

Self Employed http://tomkoole.com

2008 to Present - Programmer

Website, Mobile and 3D application development. Developer of the Welland Canal Status apps. As well as a previous project to track Roll up the Rim statistics.

Professional Skills

Languages

Ruby, C++, Java, PHP, Lua, C#, HTML, JS, CSS, SQL

Software Tools

GitLab & CI, IntelliJ, Visual Studio, Photoshop, Android Studio, Xcode

Public Repository

gitlab.tomkoole.com

Project Showcase

Welland Canal Status https://canalstatus.com

Canal Status is an app I regularly maintain for checking the Welland Canal bridge statuses and is available on iOS, Android and in your browser.

Mario Kart - CS:GO Map

A replica of the Mario Kart 64 Map Double Deck created in the valve Hammer Editor for Arms Race mode.

Onwords

A mobile word search game that was available on iOS and Android, it's source is now available on my GitLab.

Razed - Ludum Dare #33 - You are the monster

For a Ludum Dare weekend project, I created a 2D space sim where you, as a monster, fly around landing on planets and destroying them! The source can be found on my GitLab hosting. And it can be played over on itch.io.

Personal Interests

Photography, Board Games, Sci­Fi Literature, Badminton, AI & Game Development

Personal Details

Location

Niagara Region, ON, Canada

Contact

contact@tomkoole.com

See my CV for additional contact methods.