Luis Quesada Torres
Engineering Manager and Technical Lead
www.luisquesada.com Contact via linkedin.com/in/luisquesadatorres
INDUSTRY Google
Rebuilt and grew four teams, each of them with an extraordinary team culture
Trained four managers and five technical leads, mentored and coached tens of engineers
Published texts on managing team overload and capacity management
Published tech talks on Google production, the Paxos algorithm, and capacity management
Published an invention on hardware for voxel-based 3D modeling
Engineering Manager II, Cloud Artificial Intelligence Solutions, Site Reliability Engineering 2020–now
Designed and led the development of a capacity management solution for 40+ products
Engineering Manager II, Cloud Machine Learning, Site Reliability Engineering 2019–2020
Partnered with NVIDIA to benchmark lower-cost faster artificial intelligence accelerators
Engineering Manager, Cloud Machine Learning, Site Reliability Engineering 2018–2019
Improved the efficiency of artificial intelligence accelerators across 10 products
Technical Lead/Engineering Manager, Hardware Operations, Site Reliability Engineering 2017–2018
Sped up a critical worldwide datacenter infrastructure project by one year
Technical Lead, Apps Storage, Site Reliability Engineering 2016–2017
Led the development of solutions for automation, data integrity, and load balancing
Senior Software Engineer, Apps Storage, Site Reliability Engineering 2015–2016
Planned and executed time-sensitive production changes
Software Engineer III, Apps Storage, Site Reliability Engineering 2014–2015
Decreased the cost of a storage service with 700M+ users
Site Reliability Engineering Intern, Apps Storage, Site Reliability Engineering 2014–2014
Designed and implemented monitoring solutions on low-level storage system internals
ACADEMIA University of Granada
Fellowship. Researched on parsers and vision, best thesis award as director of MSc thesis 2010–2014
MRes Soft Computing and Intelligent Systems. GPA 9.3/10 2009–2010
BSc Information Systems Engineering. GPA 8.7/10, first of class 2009–2010
MSc Computer Science. GPA 9.2/10, first of class, national award, best thesis award 2007–2009
BSc Computer Systems Engineering. GPA 8.7/10, first of class 2004–2007
INTERESTS Developed videogame prototypes in TypeScript/JavaScript, PHP, C, Java, GameMaker, and Go
Assembled a dictionary cross Spanish, English, German, Esperanto, and Swiss German
Composed, recorded, and produced several music albums