Jayden was born in Redcliffe where he attended both primary and secondary school at Southern Cross Catholic College. Following high school he completed his Bachelor of Games and Interactive Entertainment at Queensland University of Technology, majoring in Software Technology and achieving a Distinction.
He spent the next three years working on various research projects at QUT with one of his Senior Lecturers and innovation foundry Smart Services CRC. Jayden then took a year off paid employment to pursue his passion for developing video games before joining startup studio Pitchblak as an iOS and web developer for the following year. Jayden has a varied pool of software experience ranging from iOS apps, API’s, websites, games and databases.