Mehmet Bektas is a Senior Software Engineer in Bloomberg’s San Francisco Engineering office. He develops data science software tools for Bloomberg's quant platform that is based on Project Jupyter and integrated with the Bloomberg Terminal and the company’s market data. He is also a Jupyter Core Developer and contributes to several open source projects in the Jupyter ecosystem, including JupyterLab, Lumino, and ipywidgets. He has extensive experience developing user interfaces and data visualization software for various platforms. He holds an undergraduate degree from the Middle East Technical University (METU) in Turkey, and an MSc in Civil Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech). Mehmet previously co-delivered a tutorial about the Jupyter Interactive Widget Ecosystem at SciPy 2020.