Hi.
My name is Maximillian,
and I like to make interactive software.

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Portrait of Maximillian Laumeister

My name is Maximillian Laumeister, and I’m a Software Engineer living in Watsonville, CA. I like to spend my free time programming, drawing, composing music, and tinkering with web tech!

I have a B.S. in Computer Science: Game Design from University of California: Santa Cruz, and I am experienced with HTML5/CSS/Javascript/jQuery, Unity3D, Java, and C/C++. In addition to my programming background, I also have a strong design and video production background, including experience with Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Premiere, and After Effects.

Some of my biggest achievements are getting my software featured on NPR and The Verge, hitting the front page of Reddit multiple times, graduating with highest honors, getting 8 million views on my YouTube partner channel, and earning 10,000 reputation for posting helpful answers to programming questions on Stack Overflow.

Below is a portfolio of my projects. If you’d like to get in touch, I’d love to hear from you at max@maxlaumeister.com.

-Max


BitListen

Formerly Listen To Bitcoin
Publications: Overview:
  • HTML5 web app hosted at BitListen.com
  • Bitcoin transactions with sound
  • Real-time data via Websocket
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Immunogen

Overview:
  • 2D physics game in Unity
  • Team of 4 students
  • Project at Immunogen.org
Attention:
  • Winner: Technical Innovation (UCSC 2014)
  • Finalist: Visual Design and Grand Prize
My Role:
  • Created game concept and mechanics
  • Implemented game mechanics in C#
  • Created all art and composed all music
  • Created game trailer
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UCSC Class Search

Overview:
  • Native Android app
  • Lets UCSC students search for classes
  • Source code on GitHub
My Role:
  • Designed and implemented user interface for all activities
  • Wrote asynchronous netcode, including HTML parsing code
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Puff

Overview:
  • PC/Mac Game
  • Minimalistic vector graphics
  • Mouse controls
Attention:
  • Finalist: Audio Award (UCSC 2012)
My Role:
  • Created game concept
  • Implemented game mechanics in GML
  • Created all art and composed all music
  • Created game trailer
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Automatune

Overview:
  • HTML5 procedural music editor
  • Simplified, accessible interface
  • Create music with no coding knowledge
  • Project at Automatune.com
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OwnVideo

Overview:
  • Jekyll static site generator theme
  • Share video files on your website
  • Supports comments via Disqus
  • Hosts my videos at MusicalWolfe.com
  • Source code on GitHub
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I live in Watsonville, CA,
and I work nearby and remotely.
Let's get in touch: max@maxlaumeister.com