Luis Quesada Torres
Engineering Manager, Tech Lead, Software and Systems Engineer
www.luisquesada.com Contact via linkedin.com/in/luisquesadatorres
EXPERIENCE Google, Cloud Machine Learning SRE, Switzerland Engineering Manager II 2018–now
Grew the team from four to fifteen members, trained a manager and two tech leads
Improved the efficiency of artificial intelligence accelerators by 40% across ten products
Partnered with NVIDIA to advertise lower-cost faster artificial intelligence accelerators
Led reliability efforts across a large developer organization
Google, Compute Datacenters SRE, Switzerland Engineering Manager 2017–2018
Built the team with seven members, and trained a manager and two tech leads
Sped up a critical worldwide datacenter infrastructure project by one year
Coauthored the chapter on managing overload in The Site Reliability Workbook
Published tech talks on the Paxos algorithm and the Google production environment
Google, Apps Storage SRE, Switzerland Tech Lead 2014–2017
Rebuilt the team from three to eight members and trained a tech lead
Decreased the cost of a storage service with +700M users by 75%
Pioneered the design and execution of time-sensitive production changes
Universidad de Granada, Department of Computer Science, Spain Professor Trainee 2010–2014
Researched and developed a model-based parser generator
Researched and developed markerless monocular 3-DOF motion tracking
Directed a Master Thesis on music prototyping languages, Best Thesis Award
EDUCATION MRes in Soft Computing and Intelligent Systems, Universidad de Granada, Spain 2009–2010
Grade Point Average of 9.3/10
BSc in Information Systems Engineering, Universidad de Granada, Spain 2009–2010
Grade Point Average of 8.7/10 and First of Class
MSc in Computer Science, Universidad de Granada, Spain 2007–2009
Grade Point Average of 9.2/10, First of Class, National Award, and Distinction
Researched and developed a Java code clone detector as Thesis, Best Thesis Award
BSc in Computer Systems Engineering, Universidad de Granada, Spain 2004–2007
Grade Point Average of 8.7/10 and First of Class
INTERESTS Developed videogame prototypes in PHP, C, Java, GameMaker, and Go
Assembled a dictionary cross Spanish, English, German, Esperanto, and Swiss German
Composed and produced music demos, plays guitar and piano, and sings
Published voxel-based 3D models and tools
Skateboarding, surf skating, bouldering, archery, and laser tag