Coaches

Here you can find a list of the 3204 volunteers who have coached at codebar.

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Erica Calogero (she/her)

i would like to improve my CSS, learn more about front end web development, wordpress theme customization, shopify web development and anything else web development related.

Skills: JS React MySql

Zev Averbach (he/him)

I’m a self-taught developer who started in his late 30s. I learned Python in order automate some processes in a business I already worked in, and it turned out it was at least as fun as it was useful! I have a passion for pair programming with people.

Skills: python javascript html SQL Flask sqlalchemy Svelte React

Didier Ganthier

Codebar is an opportunity to grow and to help people around me grow. I'm Didier Ganthier, a Full-Stack Software Engineer with proficiency in React, JavaScript, and Flutter and I have the dream to work as a lead developer for a big tech company.

Skills: javascript React.js Next.js Flutter java node.js Jest solidity

Conor Butler

Former teaching assistant, love learning and helping people learn. Got into coding with the help of a friend/mentor and I don't think I would have made it without them. Hope to pay it forward :)

Skills: javascript ruby React TypeScript python

Rares Matei (he/him)

I'd like to support the community in Scotland. I've helped organise https://codeyourfuture.io/ before, as an instructor. I also run some of the GlasgowJS meetups and I create lessons on Egghead.io.

Hellen Ward (She)

Organiser for codebar Brighton.

Skills: html css javascript React

Willem Labuschagne

I like solving problems.

Skills: React html css c# php SQL any web + mobile stuff Ops/CI Java/Kotlin JS/TypeScript Obj-C/Swift AWS

Teemu Leivo (He)

I'm working as a software engineer with a variety of technologies. For example C#, Java, Scala, Python, HTML and Javascript.

Oscar Dub (he/him)

I make software as a consultant skewing towards backend systems lately. I also sometimes take on full-stack prototyping projects. In this mode, I've done technical work for a voice interface, a few music learning apps, and a networked audio system.

Skills: node.js python Databases Linux backend frontend Systems Design audio devops

Jack Corpe (He/Him)

Hi, I'm Jack, a Senior Software Engineer at MPB, mainly focused on the frontend, however, I also have some experience in Python.

Matthew Dodd (him)

I'm a self taught developer, I've been a full stack developer for 3 years, mostly working FE but a bit of everything. Happy to help where I can!

James Adams (he/him)

I'm a sports scientist and therapist, coder, and former parkour coach. I'm mostly self-taught in R, with experience in Python for data science too. I also run Parkour Clinic, providing free online sports therapy advice to parkour athletes.

Paul Hickman (he/him)

Frontend Software Engineer

Skills: React JS css Frontend Web Development TypeScript

Tomasz Wegrzanowski

I make awesome things for fun.

Skills: everything

David Edwards (he/him)

I'm an engineer in FreeAgent's Data Platform team. There we solve problems around backend design and letting data flow. Most of my experience is with Python and Ruby but I also love exploring languages, currently getting to grips with TypeScript.

Skills: python SQL ml

Marion Berton (she)

I used to be a codebar student and I now work at the company 15Gifts (as a front end developer) which will be hosting codebar :)

Dave Banks

I'm a full stack web developer with a backend focus. Also interested in systems programming and data engineering.

Skills: python java javascript Lisp Scheme clojure Shell c c++

Maduri Vassaramo (She)

Full-stack developer at Vinterior

Skills: ruby rails javascript React

Wenye Zhao (she/her)

I am a Software Engineer at Kraken Technologies, the tech company behind Octopus Energy. I switched careers after my PhD and attended codebar as a student before I got my job there.

Skills: python django

Anastasia Wasserbach (she)

I'm a back end Python developer. I will be happy to assist anybody with anything related to my background.

Skills: python django SQL

Lawrencia Njume (She/Her)

I am a full stack developer

Skills: javascript TypeScript python React

Mikki Lima-Jack (she/her)

Software Test Engineer looking to help out mentoring others in python or anything test related.

Skills: python Selenium Test Automation QA

Mark Bird (he/him)

I'm an experienced Python and SQL developer with some experience with JavaScript and C#.

Grace Zaborski (She/her)

Hi there! My name's Grace, I'm working full-time as an Associate Software Engineer after having completed a four month Software engineer training programme. I'm always learning and would love to start teaching now too.

Liska Crofts (She)

Javascript (MERN stack), Typescript

Skills: JS React Express MongoDB node html css

Alvin Bryan

I would love to help with coaching!

Skills: javascript ReactJS Svelte WebGL d3.js HTML/CSS

Mohsin Niazi (he)

Data/Backend engineer with 5+ years experience. Would be happy to teach Java/Scala or any backend related stuff. Can also teach basic Python/Javascript/Html/CSS.

Skills: python Scala java javascript html css data engineering

Juha-Matti Santala (he/him)

I've been teaching 500+ people to learn programming in Uni Turku, Aalto University, Rails Girls, Django Girls, Boost Summer of Programming, mehackit, codebar and Koodimentori courses/workshops. I currently work as a developer advocate at Futurice.

Skills: python ruby javascript Vue SQL bash Git frontend backend html css React Redux

Alberto Giorgi (He/him)

I am a Director of Engineering / Technical Director. https://www.linkedin.com/in/albertogiorgi/

Skills: python javascript java HTML/CSS React PostgreSQL MySql Redux node

Emil Virkki (he/him)

I'm interested in coaching :)

Serena Bertozzi (she/her)

Makers recent graduate, I now work as a front end developer. I love React!

Pol Miñana (He/Him)

I knew codebar from a collegue at work, and as I have always enjoyed teaching I asked her about it. In the past I have worked as a FullStack/Technical Lead, focused on Javascript mainly, and worked in a wide variety of applicationse.

Robert Purcea (he)

mid front end, mainly javascript

Skills: React Ember

Oliver Mattos

I want to be a coach

Matthew Williams (he)

I'm mostly interested in helping others learn. I've coded in Java, Kotlin, Javascript, Python, Ruby... the list goes on. Currently most fluent with Typescript and happy to do anything from DBs to CSS.

Skills: javascript TypeScript python ruby html css SQL postgres sqlite Figma

Kai Wohlfahrt

I have experience with Python, C, Scala and a bit of Javascript, and enjoy trying out other languages and introducing various appliances to my Raspberry Pi. I've taught a few short Python courses for beginners.

Skills: python c rust TypeScript javascript html React Git SQL Scala

Alex Sadler (he/him)

I'm a senior software engineer working in python and typescript, but happy to teach anything. I don't have a lot of teaching experience, but I used to volunteer at beavers. I've mentored a bit at work as well

Skills: python javascript TypeScript SQL rust AWS Web Dev functional programming and more

Praveen Kumar Purushothaman (he/him)

I am a passionate full stack web development mentor and I heard from my friend that I could volunteer here as a coach. I do wear a lot of hats like Cat Lover, Cook, Web Dev, Cloud Comp Consultant, Tech Blogger, etc. This is me: https://praveen.science/.

Skills: React JS node JS javascript Front End php MySql Full Stack Bootstrap github

Chris Dunn-Birch

I'm a Front-End Developer at 1Password and former Web Tech Lead of a team of 4 other developers. Specialising in front-end build of HTML/CSS, component libraries, design systems, and currently working with TypeScript, ReactJS, and NextJS.

Manssif Boutebina (he)

I've been a Software Devloper for 3 years and since that time I've been developing web application and mobile cross-platform applications.

Skills: JS php Next.js React.js laravel docker c++

Steve Burtenshaw (he/him/they)

I'm a Javascript/Typescript developer working mainly on web project. I have experience in React, Node and also hardware things (Arduino, IOT)

Skills: javascript React css html arduino Processing sass node Express TypeScript

Dean Richer

I want to help people to learn how to code. I work as a front-end/dev-ops developer in London.

Vladimir Rumleanschi

Past experience: - Data engineering, project management, programme assistant to various educational programmes etc.etc. *about yourself! - Passionate about science, engineering, arts, literature, music etc.etc.

Sam De Maeyer (him)

Hi, I am a principal front-end engineer working at Smart and I am very eager to share my knowledge with others!

Skills: javascript/typescript React Remix.js/Next.js HTML/CSS

Ibrahim E (he)

I'm trying to transition into a career in web development. I'm self-taught, and looking to learn more

Kurre Ståhlberg (he/him)

I want to do something concrete to support minorities. I know programming well so this seems like a natural way be a better ally.

Mike GM1WKR (him/he)

CodeClan, ex-ITU nurse. Junior Dev with University of Aberdeen. Enjoy working with beginners. Experienced with Raspberry Pi and microcontrollers, AX25 radio networking, Linux, basic server admin.

Skills: python javascript java php html css React

Gaby Hall

Bootcamp graduate (JavaScript, SQL, React etc.) now Cobol developer

Vivian Knight (She/Her)

I am a BSc Computer Science graduate currently working as a Technical Analyst at Grayce. I have given demos in Python, and can support in other programming languages such as SQL, Java, PHP, and practices like software development and Web Development.

Jamie Pettman (He/him)

I'm looking to help out in any form I can. Be it teaching/coaching, helping learn new skills or, talking about careers. As a team lead, I do a fair amount of coaching/mentoring as part of my day job to help my team get where they want to be.

Tom Butterwith (he/him)

I'm a Group Engineering Manager at VEED.io living in Edinburgh. I'm familiar with Java, Python, and Javascript having built high throughput, distributed systems.

Skills: JS React java python distributed systems interviewing CVs

Emanuele Gorga (He)

I graduated at Makers Academy in November 2018 and worked since then mainly as a Backend Ruby On Rails Engineer at a Fintech company.

Skills: javascript html css APIs ruby Ruby on Rails

Callum Clegg

Studied Computer Science at the University of East Anglia. Currently a C++ developer for Artlist working on HitFilm.

Skills: c++ python java Front-end

Pat Graczyk (She)

Learning from scratch, a total beginner!

Aljoscha Steffens (he)

I studied computer science with a focus on computer vision / machine learning. I work as a machine learning engineer for a subsea-robotics company

Skills: machine-learning Software Development Git javascript (medium) python (expert)

Rodrigue Kayembe

Hi there, I am Rodrigue. I enjoy coding and enjoy teaching, sharing the parts I know and always open to learning more. I'm a Maker alum and in my day job, I mostly work as a backend Java developer.

Skills: java ruby html OOP javascript TDD SQL python

Firdavs Kasymov

I work as a Senior Software Developer in the fintech industry. Professional skills with the following tech stacks: Go, Docker, Kubernetes, PostgreSQL, Git, JavaScript, HTML, CSS, Algorithms, Distributed Systems, Microservices

huxley millard (they them)

Soon to be Senior Developer at The financial times

Skills: React node TypeScript css html Webpack GQL AWSCertfied

Ayan Ali

A Junior front-end developer, I transitioned to tech last year after completing a part-time bootcamp. I'd love to help others starting their journey and also grow as a developer. Also looking for a local tech community to be a part of.

Naima Osman (She/her)

A junior dev who recently completed the Makers bootcamp and now I am interested in couching/mentoring people who are just starting their coding journey or those interested in a career in tech but don't know how to go about it.

Skills: ruby python javascript

Niels Egberts (he/him)

I'm an engineer at Google and just excited to help out. I'm familiar with Python & C++ and touch some typescript and HTML once in a while.

Nicolas Beney (he/him)

Full stack senior developer. Started programming at 12 and still loving it! Volunteering with young people at various CoderDojo and CodeClub events. Looking forward to help young adults too, especially from under-represented communities.

Skills: python java Scala c++ html css javascript SQL Git Linux React Haskell

Yann Eves (he/him/marquis)

Would love the opportunity to help others, especially those underrepresented, dive into coding. I've little experience in teaching to code, which I hope to gain here, but I've helped community manage at Async Brighton.

Skills: javascript html css node React GraphQL Svelte

Ash Oldershaw (he/him)

I work for a solar power company on their monitoring platform as well as their planning system. Mainly using Django!

Skills: python javascript TypeScript React django SQL

Vasilia Themis (she/her)

Hello, I'm a fullstack software developer with BJSS and I'm tech lead on one of their projects at the moment. I'd be happy helping out with Typescript (node, react etc) or Java.

Allistair Crossley

I've been a startup CTO, an Engineering Manager, Technical Architect, and Engineer in my career and have worked on lots of projects over the years in various tech biz. Hope to support/help those learning engineering with their projects/goals.

Skills: python django php html css Bootstrap systems architecture AWS javascript basic-react

Richard Saunders (He/Him)

A junior developer working with TechEducators and Norfolk Developers.

Skills: html css javascript Git markdown Bootstrap.

Niko Artadi

I have a good understanding in SQL and would love to learn more Python, I use it for machine learning.

Ray Smith (she/they)

I’m currently a computational neuroscience PhD student studying neural network phenotypes associated with early life adversity. I primarily work in R Studio, but am experienced/comfortable in MatLab and Python as well.

Ashley Mepham

I'd like to coach / mentor others.

Skills: .NET python JS SQL c# React

Alise Virbule (she/her)

I am a product manager at a tech startup, my coding skills and experiences is what got me to where I am now. I would love to help others who are interested in learning how to code, and meet likeminded people at codebar events!

Clara Gaset (she/her)

I would like to practice mentorship skills and be able to help someone else in their learning journey. I'm more comfortable with Backend, specially Java or Scala but I could also work together with someone else to learn another language

Skills: java Scala TDD pair programming

Gemma Cortel (she/her)

I have mostly worked as a backend dev (lots of Symfony) and recently i have been trying to do more full stack stuff, working more on the front and infrastructure.

Skills: php Symfony java

Chloé Leteinturier (she/her)

As a woman that did a change in my career to change from being an optician to a developer, I believe I can offer support and empathy to the students. I'm currently working at Thoughtworks as a developer for more than 2 years.

Elias Neuman (he/him/his)

First time at codebar, Anca told me about this event, sounds cool, I'm here to help

Leo Riviera (he/they)

Hello! I'd like to attend events and coach participants. I've given talks at several events, worked across a handful of startups building out their architecture and writing code. I like mentoring and speaking to people and would like to do it a lot more.

Christos Gkerekos (he/him)

I'm working as a data scientist at a tech start-up (90poe.io). Before that I've done R&D in engineering and data projects. I'd be keen to coach in data science/python/git/PM. I enjoy the outdoors and good food.

Skills: python pandas numpy machine learning sklearn Git project management

Adam Smith

Software engineer - Go, Python, also Devops

Anton Chebotov (he/him)

10+ years of iOS development. I work for Bumble and I do interviews, so I can help with understanding what skills the big companies are looking for

Skills: Swift UIKit

Rudolf Poels (He/him)

I’ve coded and coached people that code for quite some time and it would be nice to give back to the community.

Skills: javascript kotlin Scheme clojure TypeScript java ruby rails MongoDB Unit Testing Git

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