Nuria has been writing software for 20 years, she works currently at outschool.com, a startup in the edtech space. Most recently Nuria was in charge of Data Engineering efforts at Wikipedia, where she spent a lot of time thinking about privacy conscious ways to compute metrics. She has worked in social, mobile and performance. She learned a lot in Amazon's (and AWS) early years and was part of the original team that launched Mechanical Turk. Nuria is a physicist by training and started her programming days in a Physical Oceanography Lab in Seattle. A long time ago. When Big Data was just called "science".