Lead Software Engineer
Jeff Brewer is a Lead Software Engineer at Lux, where he heads the development of machine learning and visualization applications with the Lux AI team.
Prior to joining Lux, Jeff led analytics development and launched an online content marketing analytics platform for Curata. Previous to that, Jeff served as Senior Scientist, Manager of Engineering and Principal Engineer under some of Ray Kurzweil’s startups. At Kurzweil Technologies and FatKat, he developed quant trading algorithms and a fully automated trading system handling daily dollar volumes in the hundreds of millions. At Kurzweil-National Federation of the Blind and MediaArc, Jeff worked on reading technology for blind and dyslexic users, architected the Blio eReader for Windows 8, ran the conversion of content into the Blio platform, and obtained a patent for digital media compression.
Jeff studied computational neuroscience and graduated with an M.A. in Cognitive and Neural Systems from Boston University. He also holds a B.S. in Computer Science and Engineering from the University of Florida.