Monica Hamilton is a software engineer on Betterment's core systems team, where she builds software to trade ETFs, pay out dividends, calculate taxes, and much more. She earned a master's degree in biology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and has worked as financial software consultant for large investment banks. In her free time, Monica likes to break a sweat at a variety of aerobics and Zumba classes.
How to Make a Career Switch into Software Engineering
Anyone can learn how to code—even if you didn’t study it in school. Here’s how I transformed my career from biologist to programmer at Betterment.