Madeline Carson, 29, Lead Software Engineer, MetaLab
Although most recipients on this list had a pretty straightforward path to development, Madeline’s journey began a little differently. While finishing up her Electrical Engineering degree from the University of Victoria, she accidentally found herself in a software engineering co-op role. This fortunate mistake eventually convinced her of the usefulness and pervasiveness of software in society.
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.