Carol Hansen

Core Tech, Vector tiles

Carol is an engineer on the Core Tech team at Mapbox where she develops Vector Tile processing pipelines and builds high performance libraries that support the future of web mapping. She brings knowledge in Node.js and C++ as well as how to support heavy data processing at scale, and is a maintainer and contributor to a number of open source geo projects.

Carol is motivated by knowledge sharing, accessible documentation, and the intersection between technology, power, and justice. As a product of Chicago, she enjoys blues music, commuting by bike, and using large bodies of water to orient herself.

Carol holds degrees in both International Studies and Computer Science.