Dalya Gershtein, 26, Software Engineer, Google
A recent computer science graduate from the University of Waterloo, Dalya has already made her mark in the developer community as a software engineer at Google Kitchener. She has worked as part of the Inbox team, developing innovative features like “Smart Reply” (Inbox’s fusion of email with machine learning) and “Save to Inbox” (a way for users to quickly save and access web content within their email task list). Dalya is also a great representative and advocate for Women in STEM as a programming mentor, hackathon judge and competitor, as well as a speaker at outreach events on how to have an impact within large companies.
The Developer 30 Under 30 is a new program celebrating Canada’s rising talent in the tech community. The selection committee included top executives from companies such as Plastic Mobile, RBC, Sun Life, Pizza Pizza, Indigo, Rogers and Canada Goose.