Christopher Schuster (University of California, Santa Cruz)



University of California, Santa Cruz, CA Sep 2013 - Dec 2018

University of Potsdam, Hasso Plattner Institute, Germany Oct 2006 - Apr 2012

University of California, Davis, CA Sep 2010 - June 2011


Google, Mountain View, CA

Dec 2018 - now

Y Combinator Research, San Francisco, CA Jun 2016 - Sep 2016

Innervision Computers, Scotts Valley, CA Jun 2014 - Sep 2014

Jun 2015 - Sep 2015

SAP Labs LLC, Palo Alto, CA May 2012 - May 2013

tripunkt GmbH, Berlin Apr 2007 - Apr 2012



Teaching assistant


Technical Skills

Linux Professional Institute Certificate LPIC-1 and Novell Certified Linux Administrator

College and work experience with C, C++, C#, Haskell, Java, JavaScript, Python, Smalltalk and SQL.

Volunteer Activities

Assisted the conference organization as a student volunteer at ECOOP 2011, SPLASH 14 and SPLASH 15.

Contributes to open source projects, (see e.g. Github profile).

Former organizer for SlugLUG, the official UC Santa Cruz Linux User Group.


Fluent in both German and English; likes to makes music and travel around the world; hobby photographer.