Ms. Andrea Ross is a Senior Lead within Shopify’s Engineering team.
Andrea’s career spans more than 20 years as an award-winning software architect, software developer, and technology leader. She has developed innovative industry solutions based on open technologies including for Geospatial, Telecom, Healthcare, IT, Government, Not-for-profits, and more. She has been an active educator for much of her career, teaching at multiple Universities, and teaching/mentoring as part of many industry apprenticeship programs.
Andrea is currently responsible for technology education programs at Shopify. Her responsibilities include programs for: outreach, educational partnerships, work integrated learning (such as the Dev Degree work integrated learning partnerships with Canadian universities), and software developer courses offered at Shopify.
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