My CV

 

Personal information
Name Gomila Salas, Juan Gabriel 
Address C/ Ciento Cuarenta y Cuatro, 5 Bajos,07009, Palma de Mallorca,Balearic Islands, Spain
E-mail juangabriel@frogames.es
Nationality Spanish
Date of birth 19th May, 1988
Work experience
Dates (from – to)  20th September 2012 to nowadays
Name and address of employer Playspace SL, Facebook, iOS and Android games developing business.C/ Valldemossa, 4 Building W 3th floor, 07121,Palma de Majorca, Balearic Islands, Spainhttp://www.playspace.com
Type of business or sector Social networking games developer
Occupation or position held Chief game designer and chief data analyst.
Main activities and responsibilities - Performance of statistics, econometrics and country market analysis.

  • Understand how a game works as a service for its customers and how the customers behave in it, identifying and developing the purchase drivers in the game economy context, and providing constant data-driven recommendation on design, tuning and pricing in order to improve game financial performance.
  • Design the virtual products a game will offer, definition of metrics that allow to individually measure their impact in a given game and work closely with the development team to see those design refined and metrics implemented.
  • Analyze the collected data and report which are the performing and underperforming aspects of the game economic model, why, and provide solutions to the company management.
  • Identifying the potential sale drivers for the different product categories in the game economy, defining the key points of exposure for those drivers.
  • Balancing the needs for those virtual products, their relation, life cycle, and their streams of availability.
  • Managing pricing as to create specific price point roles, implement selling strategies for higher price points.Regularly provide user feedback and stat/price point tuning to development team based on play-testing.
Dates (from – to) 20th February 2012 to 11th May 2012
Name and address of employer IES Son Rullan, High School. c/ Arquebisbe Miquel Roca 10, 07009, Palma de Majorca, Balearic Islands, Spain.
Type of business or sector Educational
Occupation or position held Mathematics teacher (practices from the Master in Teaching Education)
Main activities and responsibilities Familiarization with documentations and working of the center.Performance of mathematic classes in various degrees (from 2nd of ESO to 2nd of baccalaureate).Performance of playground and class guards.
Dates (from – to) 1st September 2010 to 31st August 2011
Name and address of employer University of Balearic Islands (UIB), Cra de Valldemosa, km 7.5, 07121, Palma de Majorca, Balearic Islands, Spain.
Type of business or sector Mathematical research
Occupation or position held Investigator with a scholarship given by the Ministerio de Educación y Cultura de España.
Main activities and responsibilities Introduction to the world of Digital Signal Processing under supervision of Professor Bartomeu Coll Vicens from the UIB.Participation as investigator and rapporteur in the III Jornadas de consulta matemática para empresas e instituciones in Santiago de Compostela (Spain) in November 2010 with a total sum of 25 hours.Program and publication of an article about color image improvement contrast at the research article web IPOL (see references) in colaboration with Professor José Luís Lisani Roca from the UIB.Participation in the Mathematical School Lluís Santaló, Mathematical models in Image Processing and Computer Vision celebrated in Santander in August 2011 with a total sum of 30 hours.
Dates (from – to) 1st August 2009 to 31st August 2009
Name and address of employer CREC Santa Ponça, Av del Golf, cantonada Rei Sanxo s/n Calvià, Palma de Majorca, Balearic Islands, Spain
Type of business or sector Education
Occupation or position held Reinforcement teacher of mathematics with a reduced number of students per class.
Main activities and responsibilities Performance of mathematics reinforcement classes for students between degrees of 2nd and 4th of ESO in order to prepare them for their September exams.
Dates (from – to) 1st September 2007 to 31st June 2010
Name and address of employer University of Balearic Islands (UIB), Cra de Valldemosa, km 7.5, 07121, Palma de Majorca, Balearic Islands, Spain.
Type of business or sector Education
Occupation or position held Collaborating Student
Main activities and responsibilities Programming and maintenance of a website (see references) with the objective of helping in the process of introducing the new european credit system ECTS in degree of mathematics at the UIB with Professor Manuel Gonzalez Hidalgo from 2007 to 2009.Assistance to the congress Second International Workshop on Zeta Functions in Algebra and Geometry celebrated at the UIB in May 2010.Assistance and collaboration at the congress X Reunión de Decanos y Directores de Matemáticas, celebrated at the UIB in October, 2008.
Education and training
• Dates (from – to) October 2011 to June 2012
• Name and type of organization providing education and training University of Balearic Islands (UIB), Cra de Valldemosa, km 7.5, 07121, Palma de Majorca, Balearic Islands, Spain.Master in Teacher Formación del Profesorado (speciality teacher in Mathematics)
• Principal subjects/occupationalskills covered Educational models, Coexistence in classroom, Relationship between school and families, Curricular and administrative features of teaching, Teaching in High School Centers
• Title of qualification awarded Average of 8.97 over 10 (see the academical extract enclosed)
• Level in national classification(if appropriate) Master in Teaching Education
• Dates (from – to) September 2006 to June 2011
• Name and type of organization providing education and training University of Balearic Islands (UIB), Cra de Valldemosa, km 7.5, 07121, Palma de Majorca, Balearic Islands, Spain.Degree in mathematics (5 years course)
• Principal subjects/occupationalskills covered Mathematical analysis, algebra, discrete mathematics, programming, physics, geometry, topology, digital signal processing, statistics, probability, mathematical modeling, codification and cryptosealing.
• Title of qualification awarded Average of 2.73 over  4 (or 8.43 over 10).Obtention of 10 Honor Lists during the courses (see academical extract enclosed)
• Level in national classification(if appropriate) Degree (5 years) in mathematics
• Dates (from – to) September 2000 to June 2006
• Name and type of organization providing education and training IES Son Rullán, Palma de Majorca, Balearic Islands, SpainHigh School and baccalaureate
• Principal subjects/occupationalskills covered High school in the science branch.Selectividad exams taken at UIB in June 2006
• Title of qualification awarded Honor list (see academical extract enclosed)
• Level in national classification(if appropriate) High school and baccalaureate graduate
Personal skillsand competences
Mother tongue  Spanish and Catalan (in possession of Catalan level C1 and teaching capacitation) 
Other languages
English (level B2 with First Certificate in English from University of Cambridge)
Reading skills Excellent
Writing skills Excellent
Verbal skills Excellent
French (level A2 from University of Balearic Islands)
Reading skills Good
Writing skills Good
Verbal skills Good
Social skillsand competences Teaching mathematics to little and big group of people learned during my work at IES Son Rullan and CREC.Easiness to stablish connection with students and other partners and preoccupation for their learning level.Working with other people, communication and teamworking learned and performed in my current job at PlaySpace SL.Leading a team and driving it through all the development process.
Organisational skillsand competences Coordination, leadership and administration of projects and people.Leading a medium team of 15 - 20 people in the development and review of a project (a video game).Documentation and bibliographical research.
Technical skillsand competences HTML, CSS3, JSP, Spring MVC and Bootstrap 3 web view design and programming.Standard programming server languages: Java SE, C++ and OpenGL libraries.Objective-C programming language por iOS devices. Curretly, I have developed and launched more than 20 applications. Some of them are about learning mathematics and physic apps for students, games,...Mathematical specific programming language: Mathematica, Maxima, MATLAB learned at my degree of Mathematics.

Data analysis and market analysis. Prediction of models with statistical methods with the package R.

Analysis and treatment of data from data bases with My-SQL  and Hybernate.

Moodle and Edmodo tools for teaching learned at IES Son Rullan.

Data signal and image processing learned during my last year in the university.

Text processing, spreadsheet and presentation programs (suites like Microsoft Office, Apple iWork, Google Drive and Open Office).

Little knowledge of CAD thecniques.

LaTeX language to write science articles.

Musical edition software (Finale, Garage band and Logic Pro)

Known operating systems: Mac OS X, iOS, Ubuntu y Windows.

Artistic skillsand competences 2004 – 2010. Middle degree of music, in the speciality of piano by the Conservatori de Música i Dansa de les Illes Balears.2006 - Honor list in baccalaureate and participation in the Extraordinary prize for Baccalaureate.

Mathematical articles published in different research magazines:

Different scholarships earned:

2007-2009 - Working as Scholarship holder helping in the ECTS implantation at the Mathematics degree.

May, 2010 - Second International Workshop on Zetha Functions.

2010 - 2011 - Researcher with a scholarship given by the Ministerio de Educación y Cultura. In particular, 

  • November, 2010 - III Workshop on mathematics consulting for business and institutions.
  • April 2011 - Worked at RSME-Imaginary Project celebrating the 100th anniversary of the Real Sociedad Matemática Española.
  • August, 2011 - Full scholarship for Mathematics School Lluis Santalo. Mathematical models in Image Processing and Computer Vision.
Other skillsand competencesCompetences not mentioned above. Particular teacher since  2002 to nowadays.Drummer since 2000 in various bands:

  • Musical Union of Son Cladera (2000-2008),
  • Musical Band of Andratx (2006-2008),
  • Musical Band of Son Servera (2009-2011),
  • and Musical Band of Marratxí (2005-nowadays).
Driving licence(s) Licence B obtained in Palma de Mallorca (with own vehicle)
Additional information
  • Algorithm Local Color Correction at the website IPOL [Date of consult: November  20th 2013] (http://www.ipol.im/pub/algo/gl_localcolorcorrection/)
  • Website developed during the process of introducing the new european credit system ECTS in degree of mathematics at the UIB with Professor Manuel Gonzalez Hidalgo from 2007 to 2009. [Date of consult: November 20th 2013]

(http://eps.uib.es/matematicas.uib/)

  • During 2012, I’ve been given a full scholarship by the Foundation Mathématique Jacques Hadamard to study the MVA2 master (related with image and signal processing online) at the École Normal Supérieure de Cachan, París, but unfortunately I had to reject it due to some familiar problems at the beginning of the term.