Jake had a successful amateur career highlighted by his victory at the 2012 New Zealand Open. With this win he earned full status on the PGA Tour of Australasia and turned Professional two days after his victory. His first tournament as a Professional was at the NSW PGA Championship where he made the cut. In 2013 he played just three tournaments on the PGA Tour of Australasia choosing to focus his time competing on the Asian Tour where he retained his card. in 2016, Jake finished Tied 7th in the Fiji International on the PGA Tour of Australasia. In 2017, Jake has recorded 2 top 10 finishes at the Oates Vic Open and the Yeangder Heritage on the Asian Tour.
- In 2012 became the first amateur to win the New Zealand Open in more than half a century.
- Plays mostly on the Asian and Australasian Tour