Jessica Kerr says one of the hardest problems in software is software.
Jessica Kerr is a lead engineer at Atomist, where she writes Scala to operate TypeScript to create code that modifies code. She's known for her enthusiasm and insight about functional programming, microservices, and tradeoffs in languages. She speaks at conferences internationally, podcasts ("greaterthancode.com":http://www.greaterthancode.com/), and tweets ("@jessitron":https://twitter.com/jessitron) about the technical and social realities of software. Jessica has two daughters and a home office in St. Louis, Missouri