Referent: Yenny Cheung
Yenny is a full-stack software engineer at Yelp in Hamburg. She is on the Biz National team, where she is scaling advertising tools and reporting for national businesses. She speaks about pythonic refactoring at various conferences and podcasts.
Originally from Hong Kong, Yenny moved to the US to study Computer Science at Swarthmore College. She was a Kleiner Perkins (KPCB) engineering fellow during her college years. After graduation, Yenny moved to Hamburg and joined Yelp as a full-stack software engineer. Yenny is on the Biz National team, where she is scaling advertising tools and reporting for national businesses. She leads the Awesome Women in Engineering Group at Yelp in Germany.
She has the experience speaking about refactoring at conferences like PyCon.DE and European Women in Tech. She was a guest speaker of the “Technical Lessons Learned on Pythonic Refactoring” episode of the Talk Python podcast, which has about 50,000 downloads.