ExpertiseDirector of Engineering, Google
- Bachelors - Computer Science, Hampton University
- Masters - Computer Science, University of Pennsylvania
- Doctorate - Computer Science, University of Massachusetts, Lowell
Sylvia Isler was born and raised in Washington, D.C. Over the past three decades, she has worked as an engineer and engineering leader in a variety of technology domains including scientific computing, fintech, networking and cloud computing. She currently serves as an advisor to VC Funds in the NYC Tech Sector.
Her past positions include: at Boston-based MathSoft lead engineer of S-PLUS, the commercial successor to R; at Kiodex (now FIS), lead engineer and VP of Engineering; at EMC| Smarts, Principal Engineer; at Boston-based Turbonomic, SVP of Engineering and at Alphabet-spinoff, Cityblock Health, VP of Engineering.
She is now at Google where she has led an engineering team working on the next-gen Android Platform build system and currently leads a team working on the next-gen Search platform.
Isler earned her Computer Science Bachelors and Masters degrees from Hampton University and University of Pennsylvania, respectively.