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Max Luzuriaga

Software Engineer

  1. 484-557-7052


  1. Google Software Engineering Intern

    New York, NY • Summer 2016

    Worked on the Material Design team developing iOS components used in over 50 of Google's public and internal apps, including Drive, Photos, and YouTube Music. Added features to the Slider component, bringing it in line with Google's Material Design specification.

  2. 50onRed Software Engineering Intern

    Philadelphia, PA • Summer 2015

    Developed internal tool to track the results of ongoing advertisement A/B tests and added new performance tracking features to dashboards for client advertisers. Worked primarily in Python, with the Flask web framework.

Activities and Leadership

  1. Hack@Brown

    Co-Director, May 2016–Present
    Dev Team Co-Lead, May 2015–May 2016

    Lead a team of 49 students to organize Brown's annual hackathon, for over 400 participants from across the country. Previously led team of five developers writing the software for the event, including website for registration, algorithm to admit students, and day-of website.

  2. Brown Computer Science Teaching Assistant

    CS33: Introduction to Computer Systems, Fall 2016
    CS132: Creating Moderm Web Apps, Spring 2016

    Create course materials, grade student assignments, hold office hours for students to help with the material, and provide guidance to groups working on final projects.


  1. PuddleStore

    May 2016

    Designed and developed a distributed fault-tolerant file system for CS138: Distributed Systems. Based on the OceanStore project, it uses Tapestry to store data blocks and the Raft consensus algorithm to commit changes to the file system. Written in Go, in a group of three students.

  2. Grubadub

    May 2015

    Developed a web app to help users finds places to eat on road trips. Worked in a team of four as a final class project for CS32: Software Engineering. Used Java with the Google Maps and Yelp APIs on backend, and Backbone.js on frontend.


  1. Brown University
    Sc.B. Computer Science

    Providence, RI — May 2018 (Expected)

    Algorithms, Distributed Systems, AI, Natural Language Processing, Computer Systems


iOS Development, Google Cloud, Web Development, NumPy, MySQL, Git, Bash


Python, C, Objective-C, Swift, Go, Java, Javascript, HTML, CSS