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Leonard Park

Developer Biography

Leonard Park was a development tester on Tiger Woods PGA Tour 07, on the Xbox, PS2, Xbox360, and PS3 platforms. He worked closely with directors, producers, and engineers to rapidly find and reproduce bugs in a time-sensitive production environment and published smoke test reports to notify the development team of daily build status. He received a "Gold Disc" award for the outstanding quality achieved on the PS2 version.

Leonard Park also worked on a PS3 launch title, assisting the development team with PS3 dev kit initialization and firmware testing.

He was selected to join the development team of the PC title Spore as a development tester/QA analyst. He managed daily smoke tests to verify stability and promote builds to "known good" status and performed in-depth game sweeps and sandbox sweeps to test new features. He updated the internal wiki with development tools information, documentation, and build stability history, and attended Bug triage sessions with producers and directors to identify critical issues.

He completed all songs on Guitar Hero & II on expert. Leonard Park is experienced in table top, RPG, and CCG games and an accomplished Magic: the Gathering player.




Contributed by Leonard Park (1) on Jul 16, 2007.