Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark

The Dark Spark - Crater - The massive crater at the end of this level funnels the player towards the centerpiece of the area, the Dark Spark, as they fight off waves of attackers.

Position: Contract Level Designer
Description: For Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark, I worked on three singleplayer maps – The Dark Spark, Locked Down and Extinction. Working with another level designer, we took each map through all phases of development, from initial sketches to console optimization, bouncing back and forth between maps as needed.
Duration: 9 Months
Roles: Map Specific:

  • Design Sketching / Design Doc Creation
  • Geometry whiteboxing / prototyping
  • Art Population (Texturing / Mesh Placement)
  • Gameplay Scripting & Balance (Singleplayer)
  • PC, PS3, PS4, Xbox One, and Xbox 360 Optimization


  • Created new level specific gameplay features (custom weapons, enemies, etc) for assigned levels.
  • Assisted other developers in fixing various Kismet scripting issues.