Coaches

Here you can find a list of the 3216 volunteers who have coached at codebar.

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Ankush Dharkar (he/him)

I love making people better engineers. I run https://realdevsquad.com, where I have massively upgraded devs and gotten them better jobs. I work at CrowdStrike as a Senior Engineer.

Skills: Web Dev ReactJS EmberJs javascript nodejs rust java

Tamsin Spelman (she/her)

My job as a research associate working between mathematics and biology involving significant amounts of coding in Matlab, Python and C++. I signed up to codebar as I was asked by a friend to help at the CMS event.

Tomasz Bialas (he/him)

Embedded systems, electronics, Python, C/C++, scripting, Linux, version control, helping with Stackoverflow

Marco Nota

I am from Italy but I have been living in Brighton since April in order to improve my English. I am working as a Backend Developer using PHP and Golang. I would like to be part of Codebar in order to meet and help people, share knowledge and have fun.

Priya Doyle (She/Her)

Ive coded using functions and APIs as part of being an EPM consultant. I also have a degree in computer science ... I can help with python or vba programming and SQL .. also basic html, css and JavaScript

Jayden Vicarey (He/they)

Want to help people enjoy and advance in something I love (code in this case). Taught and learnt a lot of coding at work, secondary school, and college and want to give back. Am a software developer for a tech company in Brighton

Skills: Bit of SQL php laravel Bit of python Testing (unit feature integration) TDD industry advice scrum/agile

Thais Cristine (she)

I'm a software developer wishing to share my learnings.

Emilio Lima (He/Him/His)

I would like to join codebar to help unprivileged people getting into tech. I think that an inclusive and diverse environment equals a healthy environment, so I would like to do my bit in this regard. I am currently working as a Full Stack Software dev.

Skills: python java machine learning Statistical Modelling Go SQL Scala cloud technologies

Sean Johnson (he/him)

I am a Junior Software Developer, with a BA Hons Accountancy degree, looking to pivot from a career as a retail store manager after completing CodeClan. Reasonably confident in HTML, CSS, PYTHON, JAVASCRIPT, DJANGO, REACT. Currently learning JAVA.

Arjun Aravind

Hey! I'm currently a software engineer at CMR Surgical. I love comics, computers and cricket!

Skills: Full-Stack Web Development software engineering General CS Concepts c++ python JS php java golang

Sarah Wilson Kemsley (she/her)

I'm a Senior Research Associate at the UEA, with 8 years of experience in Python (and more) in Environmental Science & Physics. I'd love to work for codebar to increase access to underrepresented groups in STEM and pass on coding tips and tricks!

Skills: python Shell scripting

Nathan Boswell (He/Him)

First time mentoring in a professional capacity. I'm happy to help out anywhere. My background is back-end programming, CI/CD, DevOps, and systems.

Susheel Shivaprasad (he/him)

I am a graduate from Le Wagon's coding Bootcamp and have TA'd and taught there since. I would like to be involved with the community to help out where it is needed and to give back where I can.

Skills: HTML/CSS ruby javascript SQL python

Kate Westbrook (she/her/they/them)

I'm a dev, interested in helping others (particularly those underrepresented in tech) to learn. My background is in education & I've brought that to my new job, running a sustainability hackathon (https://tinyurl.com/ycx5hj54).

Skills: javascript TypeScript React React Native

Nikita Koselev (They)

I help people to become a part of the OpenSource society. I also show how to use OpenSource to fight racism, underrepresentation and burnout issues.

Tom Mclaughlin

Interest in teaching across the full stack. Previous experience with CodeFirst:Girls. Working as full-stack engineer currently

William Jacob-Crankshaw (he/him)

I'm an Associate Engineer at the LEGO Group mainly working with JavaScript, TypeScript, NodeJS, React, Jest, Cypress and Github. Before joining the LEGO Group I was a Chef for 14 years

Miles Bardon (he/him)

I've worked as a volunteer with Code Club since Jan 2019, teaching young children whilst also working as a software engineer at The LEGO Group

Skills: TypeScript javascript serverless AWS Azure gcp GraphQL REST

Steve Amor (He/Him)

Founder Cornwall Tech Jam - monthly event to teach anyone to code. Founder Mission to Mars, 4 days work experience for 14 to 18 year old, programming robots. Happy to help with HTML, CSS, JS, Python, C, C++ and intro into agile, version control etc.

José Crespo (he/him)

Finished Software Engineering a couple of years ago, right after it joined Thoughtworks as Graduate Consultant. Experience in backend, java, python, springboot, algorithms, data structures, etc. Willing to support new programmers and learn how to coach!

Skills: java backend python TDD OOP Springboot data structures algorithms AWS

Chris Rees (he/him)

I work as a data scientist / dev for ripjar in the bristol office so would be great to help out at that event - or others! I've done some maths tutoring and worked at a weekend school. I enjoy explaining things and trying to simplify things

Santiago Toledo (he)

I have almost 10 years of PHP / JS experience and would like to share it

Anastasia Zervou

I am a FrontEnd Developer for the last 7 years and i have knowledge in HTML, CSS/SASS and JS mainly.

Skills: html CSS/Sass JS

Jonay Pelluz

I am a full stack developer, I like teaching new recruits :-)

Suzie Brown (she/her)

I started working as a full-stack software developer just over a year ago, after completing my PhD in completely unrelated things. I'm excited to see what the students are getting up to and share some knowledge with them.

Thomas Marano (He/Him)

I currently work as a software engineer and would love the opportunity to code with students. I learnt how to code 5 years ago and have had various coding roles since then. I have worked primarily in JavaScript / TypeScript and Elixir.

Paul R (he/him)

I teach source control and testing classes in a university once a year and would like to improve there. I've been a software engineer for 9 years with a master in electronics. I am now a full stack developer working on medical devices.

Skills: python AWS (CloudFormation) docker Docker Compose bash GNU Make c c++ Git jenkins Arch Linux gitlab qt react (a bit) Perforce Matlab signal processing

Michael Roddy (he/him)

Happy to help out in whatever capacity, coaching, facilitating the venue etc. I'm a competent enough Python programmer but familiar enough to offer advice for most languages. Basic HTML etc. My main skill set is AWS if that happens to come up!

Eilidh Quinn (she/her)

I trained as a Software Engineer on the Code First Girls Full Stack Degree and now work for Skyscanner. I know the fundamentals of Python, JavaScript, HTML & CSS, React and Flask, and I am confident with Git version control.

Abdirizak Obsiye

I'm Abdi. Developer at the Ministry of Justice and I have written in Ruby on Rails, Python and so on. I started as an IT apprentice and now a Dev. We hosted Codebar at the Ministry of Justice and I was one of the hosts and coaches. I found it rewarding.

Alejandro Sanchez (He)

I want to help as a coach. I have experience in Java and bit of other languages like Go and Python

Skills: python golang java jenkins gitlab terraform Ansible docker kubernetes

Agnès Garoux (she/her)

I've been a software engineer for 4 years after working in education 👩‍🏫 ➡️👩‍💻 Clean, elegant, readable code 🫧 🏛️ 👀 Talking to users to build the products that they need and they'll love 🧑‍🤝‍🧑 Always happy to help 🤗

Skills: AWS javascript TypeScript React node.js

Seyoung Joo (she/her)

I'm a front developer. I used to work as a photographer for 5 years and changed my career to a software engineer starting in 2020. I especially love CSS and enjoy playing with UI.

Skills: Skills: React javascript html css

Magdalena Fairfax (Mrs)

I am a java developer and I am interested in technology.

Danny Currie (he/him)

I'm a Technical Lead, working mainly on Frontend (JavaScript, TypeScript etc.), and also run my company's Graduate Software Engineering programme, so always looking to meet and work with new developers!

Sean Daley (he/him)

I'm happy to work on anything! My experience is primarily around NodeJs and javascript front end frameworks, but enjoy backend api stuff also!

Skills: React Nextjs nodejs python bash penetration testing rust

Giridhar Karnik

A full stack JS developer with good knowledge in react-native.

Daniel Yuschick

Lover of chocolate, tattoos and bridging the gaps between design and development.

Skills: html css javascript React Web Accessibility TypeScript

Carmelo Carrillo (He/his)

I’ve been a developer for five years. I’d love to help others to make it into the tech community. It will be nice to know a little bit more about the project and see how me and a group I colaborate with could help.

Nitin Ladwa (he/him)

I'm looking to help people starting out on their journey into the world of programming. I've recently moved into web development, so picking up those skills are fresh in my mind; hopefully that puts me in a good place to share them with others.

Skills: python Git Javascript (mostly React) html css R

Pierre Assemat

Python MongoDB Vuejs / TypeScript

Tom Rowbotham (he/him)

22 year old Software engineer at Gousto. A recent graduate studying software engineering. I have experience using Typescript, PhP, Java, Kotlin and Android and a small amount of Python, HTML, CSS a bit of javascript.

Skills: java kotlin Android TypeScript php

Ben Hills (He/ Him)

Recently I've been through a career change into software engineering through a Python coding course. Now want to take part in coaching people going through a similar process

Arthur Littmann (he/him)

Hi, I am an engineer at Butternut Box, before that, I worked at a coding bootcamp for 5 years.

Skills: ruby rails

Emile Rolley (il/he/him)

I'm particularly interested in strongly typed functional programming languages. I'm currently working on https://nosgestesclimat.fr and I'm a contributor of the https://catala-lang.org project.

Eduard Gavrila (he/him)

Junior Software Engineer working with Front-End Technologies. Working at Gousto. I have knowledge of HTML, JavaScript, CSS, React, Tailwind

James Bovis (he/him)

Hi, I'm James 👋🏻 I've been at Butternut Box now for over 4 years and since joining as a Junior Front-End Developer and now an Engineering Team Lead, I've picked up a lot of knowledge along the way!

Sean Soraghan (He/Him/His)

I can help coach people in Python, C++, C#, as well as the Unity and Unreal game engines, if there is interest. My expertise is in audio, including real-time interactive audio and audio analysis.

Tuomo Torppa (He/him)

As a member of the LGBTQ myself, helping minorities learning code sounds really valuable and I'd gladly help new students in the field. I have a in Computer Science and have been working in the software field for 5 years.

Skills: javascript TypeScript node React docker php

Romain Nienajadlo

J'ai 10 ans d'expérience en tant que développeur Full Stack, spécialisé en front (Javascript Vanilla et MV* React/VueJs, CSS / style-components, HTML, webpack, etc.). Je suis maintenant Engineering Manager chez deepki, où je manage plus que je développe.

Skills: javascript css html React Vue style-components node.js Webpack SQL nosql

Emma Manna (she / her)

Software developer and basketball lover 👩🏻‍💻🏀

freddy vegas (falexis)

estoy estudiando fullstark

George Roth (He/him)

I'm a product manager with 7 years of experience. I have finished Boolean UK's intensive Fronted Development Bootcamp, so I have a basic understanding of HTML, CSS, JavaScript and React. I have also done some Python in the past.

Skills: html css javascript python React

Margo Urey

Web developer using ruby, rails, javascript, html, css and anything else I can learn

Skills: ruby rails javascript html css TDD vue.js react-native

Colette Wilson

I am a recently qualified web designer looking for work in the industry and always eager to learn new skills & network.

Kimberley Cook (She/Her)

I am a freelance web developer. In my spare time you'll probably find me cycling, bouldering or snowboarding.

Martin Edwards

I've done front end development work for around 10 years now, with brief spates of tech management. My experience is mostly around HTML, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery, accessibility practices, basic PHP, basic MySQL, API integration. Hope that helps!

Robin Newton (he/him)

I'm a software engineer in Cambridge. I've worked with C, C++, Java, Python and a smattering of Javascript and Perl.

Skills: python c c++ java

Paolo Fabbri (He/Him)

I'm here to coach and chew bubblegum and I'm all out of bubblegum

Skills: Ruby on Rails ruby Azure java kotlin AWS Linux TypeScript node JS SQL

Giuseppe Capizzi (he/him)

Hi! I'm Giuseppe, and I'm a Software Engineer at VMware. I'm Italian, now back in Italy after living in London for ~5 years. I love coaching on any topic I'm familiar with but I'm particularly interested in software design, refactoring and testing.

Skills: ruby python php java golang Git testing OOP functional programming rails

Duncan MacKenzie

I’m a web developer at Public Health England (PHE), and like coding in modern full-stack JavaScript, especially with new features inspired by Python and Ruby.

Bradley Taylor

All-round web developer, with lots of experience with general web technologies and WordPress (among other things)

Skills: html css javascript php wordpress React

Gabrielle von Koss

I'd love to work with Ruby, Rails, JavaScript and AngularJS. Having recently graduated from a 12-week development bootcamp has allowed me to work on a number of projects that are heavily based on these technologies, and I would love to share and learn!

Skills: ruby rails javascript AngularJS html css Ionic

Elizabeth Caney

I play guitar

Lorenzo Turrino (He/him)

I've attended a bootcamp some 5 years ago and switched career to be a software developer. In the years since I've worked in various roles across the stack. I've attended codebar in the past as a mentor and it was a great experience!

Skills: python gcp Cloud AWS html Git docker devops javascript

Cassie Evans

Developer at clearleft. Previous design/motion graphics experience. codebar Brighton Organiser

Skills: html css a11y GSAP web animation svg Jamstack 11ty Vue JS

Giancarlo Galliani (He)

I started learning how to Code in the beginning of 2016 and realised I loved it. After attending Codebar as a student, I'm eager to contribute as a coach! :)

Skills: React Redux php javascript HTML5 CSS3

Keomony Khun (She)

I am ex-developer, currently a home maker for 4 years trying to get back to work. I am trying learn to code again. I am looking for a safe environment to start.

Daniel Clarke (he/him)

Programming enthusiast.

Skills: html css javascript

Daniel Quinn

I'd like to help out where I can. I'm a young(ish) white, male, native-english-speaking software engineer with 22 years of professional experience that would like this industry be a lot more diverse. Too many people in my field look like me :-)

Skills: python django Linux Git devops

Gonçalo Morais (he/him)

I can help with front end (HTML, CSS and JavaScript) and full stack (in Ruby on Rails), but I’m happy to pair on other things as well!

Skills: javascript html css ruby

Pete West (he/him)

I've been coaching with codebar for several years. I've also taught at a Code First Girls course. I've coached at http://summerofhacks.io/ free workshop and hack day events for 4 years.

Skills: JS python php ruby html css

Lawrence Hunt Hunt (he)

I'm a Full Stack Developer at Bright Analytics, a Data Visualisation platform. The bulk of my experience is in JS but I'm also interested in Python and Ruby. I'm open to working with students on everything from kata to apps!

Skills: javascript nodejs React python ruby

Jonathan Kerr (he/him)

I've a dev and I work for the government. I write mostly in Python

Skills: python SQL sqlalchemy Flask

Astrid Novicky (she)

I'm a self taught programmer and recently started working for Thoughtworks. My favourite languages are Python and JS, but I'm also happy help with Java ;)

Skills: java python

Josh Hudson (He/Him)

I am a Web Developer at We Are Tilt in Brighton and since being a student at Codebar last year i thought i'd come back as a tutor and coach people to become web developers and improve their skills as mine have been helped so much by Codebar

Skills: html css javascript

Anita Woodruff (She/her)

I like coaching and want to get better at it. I did a Computer Science & Maths degree as a mature student and since graduating I worked as an Android developer at SwiftKey for 2 years and as a Software Engineer at Google for 4 years. I mainly write Java.

Skills: java Android python javascript html css

Sam Lavelle

I worked as a WordPress developer for 5 years before transitioning to Software Engineering last year. My frontend skills are strongest, but I have been learning C# as well this year.

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