Julia Lee

Julia Lee
Senior Director of Engineering, Yahoo!, Inc.


Julia Lee is Senior Director of Engineering at Yahoo! She has been at Yahoo! for 7 years, beginning as a software engineer and moving into management. She currently manages the engineering teams for Mail, Calendar, and Notepad. She has received the Engineering Excellence Award in 2008 for Yahoo! Mail and the Yahoo You Rock Award in 2007. Prior to Yahoo!, she founded a couple of VoIP and software consulting startups.

Lee holds a Bachelor’s in Electrical Engineering specializing in Computer Architecture and a Master’s in Computer Science specializing in Databases, both from Stanford University.


Web Performance Mission City
Julia Lee (Yahoo!, Inc.), Stevan Vlaovic, PhD (Yahoo! Inc.)
Average rating: ***..
(3.90, 10 ratings)
This talk gives an overview on how the advertising ecosystem, application architecture, ad integration, and global serving footprint holistically affect end to end performance and user experience. Ad investigation, instrumentation, measurement, and monitoring methodologies will be shared. The audience will also hear about interesting techniques to improve perceived performance and user experience. Read more.
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