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Max Buck

github.com/buckmaxwell maxwellbuck.com maxwellhigginsbuck@gmail.com


Ohio State University — Main Campus Class of 2016 BS Computer & Information Science, GPA 3.1

• Member of the exclusive NEWPATH computer science and entrepreneurship group at Ohio State
• Longtime Member of Never Let Your Pen Dry Poetry Group and OSU’s competitive poetry team
• Avid Hackathon attendee, one time first place winner

Software Skills

➢ Python
➢ Relational Databases 
➢ Graph Databases
➢ RESTful APIs
➢ Linux/Unix
➢ Distributed Systems
➢ IT Automation / Ansible
➢ Android & iOS Development 
➢ C, Java, C#

Work Experience

Cyber Innovations Co-Op May 2016 — Present Battelle Memorial Institute, Columbus, OH

• Built a distributed system for mirroring and archiving enormous websites using Python and PostgreSQL
	- Scaled to many machines and hundreds of Docker containers with Docker Compose
	- Communication between containers with RabbitMQ, a message queueing system
	- Used a Redis in-memory data structure store as an LRU cache to provide speedy de-duplication
• Managed complex system deployments with Ansible
• Configured systems where security was important

Software Engineer July 2015 — May 2016 AudioHeads, Columbus, OH

• Built and maintained the RESTful API for the data collection system at a music industry data analytics company
• Created NeoAPI, a tool for building RESTful APIs for Neo4j graph databases. The tool was used in the AudioHeads API and is now open source.
	- Still under constant development, it has been downloaded thousands of times
	- Fully complaint with HTTP, JSON API (jsonapi.org), and RESTful standards
	- Available for download from the Python Package Index and at github.com/buckmaxwell/neoapi

Software Engineer Intern May 2015 — May 2016 Safety & Risk Management LLC/ Aetna Integrated Services, Columbus, OH

• Created a native iOS app and Web Portal for internal use with one other developer
• Configured servers and performed system administration

Application Developer Intern June 2014 — August 2014 JP Morgan Chase & Co, Columbus, OH

• Wrote internal applications in Java
• Wrote stored procedures for Sybase Server in SQL