Jan 23, 2023
In this episode, we chatted with Inga Jonsdottir, Engineering Manager at Wealthsimple, about all things front-end. Inga shares her experience of being a female software engineer and what a day in the life of a front-end developer is like. From personal anecdotes, she stresses the importance of a healthy work-life balance to avoid burnout and sets this example as a manager. She advises job candidates wanting to break into fintech to become life-long learners and to keep an open mind. Her employer, Wealthsimple, is an investment platform trusted by over 2.5 million Canadians. Their total assets under administration are worth a whopping $18B Canadian dollars with a North American workforce of over 1000 employees.