Max Peng

Max Peng



New York University
2013-2017 | Economics
  • Presidential Honors Scholar
  • Dean's List 2015-2016


Hack Reactor
October 2017 - Current | Hacker in Residence
  • Mentored and educated students on CS fundamentals and building modern full-stack applications
  • Conducted interviews for prospective students and provided feedback for Hack Reactor’s Admissions department.

Hotels By Day
August 2016 - March 2017 | Software Engineering Intern
  • Created map with all hotel location and information + user convenience features
  • Demonstrated on the fly learning by creating a vertical partners plugin on Wordpress without prior Wordpress experience for the HBD partners page
  • Worked closely with the CEO on redesigning the hotel search page
  • Optimized rewards program web page for mobile use
  • Audio-mixed for the Shark Tank introduction video

January 2017 - May 2017 | Marketing Intern
  • Assisted Community Manager with creating push, email , and social campaigns
  • Created engaging content to increase user interaction

May 2016 - January 2017 | IOS Engineering Intern/Business Development
  • Utilized Parse backend to create messaging feature
  • Built paginated scrolling video feed
  • Maintained online presence and optimized SEO
  • Assisted CEO on devising marketing plan for future expansion

Other Experiences: Sales Representative, Office Intern


Proficient: Java, HTML, CSS, Javascript, React, Angular, Node.js, Express, MongoDB, Mongoose, SQL, MySQL, Postgress, Redux, Sequelize, Git, JQuery,, NPM
Familiar: Swift, C++, Python, Backbone, Stata, Mocha, Chai, Jasmine

Proficient: Inkscape,, Sony Vegas
Familiar: Illustrator, Lightroom, Photoshop, Garageband

Proficient: English, Chinese(Mandarin)

Proficient: Card Counting, Fundamental and Technical Trading, Web Scraping, Photography