Tara WalkerPrincipal Software Engineer at Microsoft Corporation
Tara is a Principal Software Engineer for Microsoft dedicating her time helping developers build solutions on Azure. Currently her primary focus is developing IoT and Intelligent Edge Solutions in the cloud with customers, however, she is passionate and versed in technology development with mobile, serverless architectures, artificial intelligence/machine learning, gaming, and cross-platform applications.
Over her 20+ year career, Tara has worked on various development platforms, systems, and a myriad of languages in varying technical and engineering roles with Amazon Web Services, Turner/Time Warner, Georgia Pacific, and other Fortune 500 companies. She holds a Bachelor’s degree from Georgia State University and currently working on her Master’s degree (MSCS) at Georgia Institute of Technology.
She has spoken at several conferences and webinars around the world, some examples are:
Orbograph Client Conference
Fidelity WiT conference
Microsoft Virtual dotNetConf 2015
Xamarin Dev Days
You can find Tara on Twitter at @taraw.