Szymon Żak

Szymon Żak

Full-time generalist


Co-Founder - Progres (April 2018 - Present)

Educational and therapeutic studio:
  • art therapy
  • music therapy
  • sensory processing (SPD)
  • augmentative and alternative communication (AAC)
  • psychotherapy
  • physical rehabilitation
  • history teaching
  • computers programming teaching
My roles:
  • GDPR - Data Protection Officer (DPO)
  • Computer programming teacher
  • Legal support, preparing contracts under Civil Law of Poland

Copywriter / Translator - Freelance (September 2012 - Present)

  • writing articles, guides, reports, news etc.
  • proofreading
  • ghostwriting
  • blogging
  • content writing/webwriting
  • SEO copywriting
  • translations of video games and movies - Polish and Russian

Guest Teacher - Zespół Szkół nr 2 w Wieluniu (September 2017 - January 2018)

I was organizing a game development course and teaching students gaining the profession of IT technician.

The syllabus includes:
  • Git
  • Unity 3D
  • Visual Studio / C#
  • Blender

Volunteer Experience

Translator - Khan Academy (August 2018 - Present)

Translating articles and exercises about math, history and IT from English to Polish.

Lead Programmer - SoulFire Team (December 2016 - Present)

  • lead a team of scripters and gameplay programmers
  • reverse engineering of Gothic game engine
  • overseeing the creation and maintenance of detailed, comprehensive documentation
  • develop and maintenance of continuous integration/deployment tools and environments (.NET, .NET Core, Golang, PHP, C++)
  • develop and maintenance of tools (.NET, .NET Core, C#, Visual Studio Code API, Discord API, Mediawiki API, Node.js, C++, Windows API, PHP, Laravel)
  • care of repository (Git)

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