Austin Lubetkin Profile

Austin Lubetkin

Specializing in front-end development and known for creative thinking. Seeking internships and employment

Awards and Honors:

  • Winner of Best iOS Hack at WHACK 2017
  • Runner-Up at GifHack
  • Top 5 Finalist and Sponsored Prize Winner at HackRiddle
  • 2nd Place For Best Use of HP Vertica at WHACK 2016
  • Lime Connect Fellowship Finalist
  • NyChi Hackathon 2nd Place & Most Innovative Awards
  • BCCHacks Hackathon Most Creative Award
  • (Re)Invention VSA Emerging Young Artist Finalist
  • Adobe Youth Voices 2014 Finalist
  • American Computer Science League Division Winner
  • ACE Mentorship District Champion
  • Authored a Book on Integrating Technology in Government That Reached the Top 20 in the Kindle Store’s Law Category. Projects I have built from these ideas include Schrodinger's Closet & CrowdCop
  • Kickstarter Campaign for Hebrew School app featured on news outlets like ABC and NBC
  • Developed Multiple Apps for iOS which have been praised by outlets like AppAdvice
  • Quirky Inventor Finalist for my design of an infrared smart oven
  • 3rd Place in Congressional Art Competition
  • Florida Art Teacher Award of Excellence
  • Multiple Gallery Showings Throughout Miami Art District


(561) 451-5344 ·

4284 NW 61ST LN, Boca Raton, FL, 33496

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Graduated Spanish River High School in May of 2015 with a 3.7 GPA and I am currently pursuing a Bachelors degree with a Computer Science Major

Received Associate of Arts from Palm Beach State College where I was on the president's list and was a board member in Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society

Began pursuing Bachelors in Computer Science from Florida Polytechnic in Fall of 2017


Proficient in C++, Objective-C, Lua, Java, PHP, Ruby, OpenGL, HTML, Javascript, and MusicXML development.

Developed CAD skills in Autocad and NX in technical mentorship program.

Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, DreamWeaver, Flash, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Powerpoint, Microsoft Excel

English, Basic Chinese, Basic Spanish.

CPR certified

Work Experience:
  • twodegrees - January 2017 to Present


  • URJ 6 Points Sci-Tech Academy - June 2016 to August 2016

    Counselor / Specialist

    In this position I helped teach a STEM curriculum that focused at various points on either Android Development, Web & Graphic Design, and Video Game Design. I also designed and taught my own elective on Art & Technology. I worked with middle school and high school students and helped inspire them to pursue their STEM interests.

  • RCOS - October 2015 to June 2016

    Project Leader and Developer

    Starting freshman year I worked on an open source web development project. It is called Crowd Cop and is a crowdfunding platform for solving and preventing crimes.

  • Artists With Autism - June 2015 to October 2015

    Artist, Volunteer

    I worked with AWA selling art and managing their gallery part-time. It has been a great experience and they are a non-profit I feel very strongly about.

  • Congregation B'nai Israel - September 2014 to May 2015

    Hebrew Education App Developer

    I worked for my local Hebrew school developing an app for them they use to teach students how to read Hebrew as well as providing tech support for their after school programs

  • Presswood Applications, LLC - September 2014 to May 2015


    I co-founded a tech startup that developed games and other software. In addition to coding the apps, I also created all of the graphics and wrote the accompanying background music.

  • IRG Realty Associates - June to August 2014

    Systems Integrator

    I worked throughout the summer of 2014 as a programmer handling the absorption of a smaller branch by the parent company and was in charge of integrating the technology of the two.

  • Felsher Designs - September 2013 to May 2014

    Assistant Interior Designer

    In this job I prepared photo realistic renderings of my employer's designs. I also designed custom art pieces for the clients which include a 4 by 8 foot metal panel for the Mussel Beach restaurant on Atlantic Avenue (Delray Beach, FL).

  • Bright and Smart Robotics - School Years 2012 through 2014

    Assistant Teacher

    Taught small groups of students interested in STEM by working from a curriculum that introduced them to programming and robotics

Project Experience


Won Most Creative at BCCHacks 2016

Lua, Objective-C, Music Composition

Open-Source iOS Application that enables the visually impaired by creating a combination of string instruments representative of color & intensity. Has allowed color blind individuals to use their sight and hearing in combination to pass a test for color blindness.

Link to Github


Featured in RCOS & Change The World Challenge

Django, Python, HTML, CSS, Javascript

Developed open source crowd-funding platform that law enforcement can use to improve public relations while improving crime-tip farming capabilities.

Link to Github

My ASD Journey

Won 2nd Place & Most Innovative at NYChi Hackathon 2016

iOS: Lua, Objective-C

Web Port: Javascript, HTML, CSS, Ruby, Rails

Multi Stage CAPTCHA that simulates phenomena related to Autism Spectrum Disorder while employing high level social challenges as a means of identifying humans.

Link to Github


Featured in AppAdvice Magazine

Lua, Objective-C, OpenGL 2.0, Box-2D Physics Engine

An original concept video game that blends the on-rails style of a game like Galaga with the block combining qualities of something like Tetris.

Link to Github

Hebrew Teacher

Successfully delivered on Kickstarter Campaign

Lua, Objective-C

The first mobile iOS app that can read Hebrew out loud. This interactive language learning app creates transliteration flash cards and employs an original library for text to speech.

Link to Github

Schrodinger’s Closet

Won 2nd Place For Best Use of HP Vertica at WHACK 2016

Vertica, Python, Flask, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, BootStrap, C, Shell

Targeted approach to income inequality. A resource sharing and community building platform that helps you timeshare everyday items

Link to Github

Meme Machine

Runner-Up at GifHack

HTML, CSS, Javascript

A highly intelligent AI app that relied on crowdsourced data from a social image board to contextually respond to images it was given. It also learned the trends of the images you liked and could respond to your "sense of humor".

Link to Github

Spectrum Navigation

Finalist at HackRiddle, Winner of .tech Sponsored Prize

HTML, CSS, Javascript

An AI enhanced navigation app that aimed to make GPS navigation more human and easier to understand. Was able to identify buildings that were shown at Google Street View intersections and could give directions based off of visual cues.

Link to Github

Mind Piano

C, C++, Lua, Objective-C, MindWave Mobile API

The first handicap enabled piano synthesizer. While wearing MindWave headset simply focus on an object and as your focus increases the selected note on the piano will increase. Then blink to play that note. Relies on algorithms that determine focus from EEG brain waves. Also features a very realistic piano synthesizer I created.

Link to Github


Winner of Best iOS Hack at WHACK 2017

HTML, CSS, Javascript, Objective-C, Java

An app & website aimed at bringing joy to the lives of terminally ill children. Wishers can fill a pinboard with all the things they love about life. We then use an AI to match their interests to a dream vacation. After we find an Airbnb for them the child's parent's can crowdfund the trip through Wishbnb.

Link to Github

Demo Videos

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