Fueling innovative software
July 15-18, 2019
Portland, OR
Mercedes Bernard

Mercedes Bernard
Senior Software Engineer, Tandem

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Mercedes Bernard is a senior software engineer at Tandem in Chicago, Illinois. She’s worked with clients in a wide range of industries including (but not limited to) healthcare, performing arts, beverage distribution, hospitality, luxury consumer goods, and government. In her projects, she values technical know-how, nontechnical language, and empathy so her clients and team members feel empowered, comfortable, and heard. Outside of work, she tries to unplug and enjoys fiber arts, particularly dyeing wool, spinning yarn, and crocheting. She’s also started Dev Together, a mentorship community in Chicago for those starting their dev careers.

Sessions

1:45pm2:25pm Thursday, July 18, 2019
Secondary topics:  Customer Centered
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The first step in growing your less-experienced developers into team-leading senior devs is to empower them. Mercedes Bernard walks you through creating a process tailored to your specific team to share ownership and empower your early-career developers so they grow into successful senior team members. Read more.