Principal Software Development Engineer

Jennifer Marsman is a Principal Software Development Engineer in Microsoft’s Developer Experience group. Jennifer is a frequent speaker at software development conferences around the world. In 2016, Jennifer was recognized as one of the “top 100 most influential individuals in artificial intelligence and machine learning” by Onalytica. She has been featured in Bloomberg for her work using EEG and machine learning to perform lie detection. She has also received many honors from Microsoft, including the “Best in Role” award for Technical Evangelism, Gold Club, and Platinum Club. Previously, Jennifer was a software developer at Microsoft where she earned two patents. Jennifer holds a BSE and MSE in Computer Science and Engineering from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. Her graduate work specialized in artificial intelligence and computational theory. Jennifer blogs at and tweets at