Coaches

Here you can find a list of the 2600 volunteers who have coached at codebar.

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Florian Rathgeber (he/him)

I'm leading the team of codebar hosts at Google. Sometimes I also get to coach \o/

skills: c Linux bash c++ SQL python Git javascript

Jodi Winters (she/her)

I manage a team in BBC News. I have plenty of experience in a bunch of languages and technologies that no one uses anymore! That's life in the tech industry!

skills: php JS SQL html css Git React

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

Paolo Fabbri (He/Him)

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

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

Lukasz Szczesiak (he/him/his)

I'm multi-language, multi-paradigm programmer; proficient in Python, JavaScript, with experience in Scala/JVM, and C#/.NET. I've worked on both Windows, and Unix platforms. I'm also running a CoderDojo for kids, using Scratch.

skills: codewars python javascript React

Robert Siemieniec (he/him)

I'm a coach in various server-side programming languages. Mostly focusing on Ruby, Rust, Clojure and Python. I've been coaching and organising workshops regularly for the last 6 years.

skills: RoR clojure JS python ruby

Fabrice Reynolds

I am a full stack developer who is currently working on Node and React apps. I have around 20 years experience in programming as well as dev-ops, music and electronics.

skills: node SQL python html css javascript React

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 javascript (medium) python (expert) Git

Julien Fiegehenn (he/his)

I'm an experienced developer working in Perl. I've been training junior developers for the last ten years. I do open source and speak at OSS conferences (mostly about mentoring).

skills: project management mentoring programming basics job search/hiring advice Perl Linux SQL html css Git javascript

Alberto Giorgi (He/him)

I am a Director of Engineering / Technical Director and I would like to coach students occasionally.

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

Kristian Hamilton

Front end for a while. Interests include art, sewing and coding

skills: Redux creative code and generative art jQuery html css TDD javascript React

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: GraphQL node html css javascript React

Jelle Fresen (he/his/him)

I have experience writing Android applications in Java and Kotlin, and I'm currently working on the testing framework of Android Jetpack Compose.

skills: kotlin Android bash java python Git

Jonny Tsang (they)

I did a PhD in physics, using simulations to study the flow behaviour of materials like sand. I'm now a data engineer and am responsible for maintaining a pipeline of data for machine learning applications. In my spare time, I'm a tutor and a musician.

skills: math Physics Matlab python

Bozena Vuckovic (she/her)

Past Codebar student turned coach

skills: Express node MongoDB JS PostgreSQL html css React

Fernando Junior (he/him/they)

I've been working with development teams for the last few years. Mostly trying not to break everything around =)

skills: Test shellscript deploy testing heroku docker java nodejs TDD javascript ruby

Rajib D.

Working for a software company. Very much involved in coding and I also organise projects from a technical perspective. I used to be a private teacher. I can help with coding but also share general technical knowledge / methodologies.

skills: vim latex awk Bash/Shell Scripting general technical knowledge Linux java python Git

Klara 13 (she/her)

Junior developer trying to help out a bit and learning in the process.

skills: WP React (beginner) php sass vue.js html css javascript

Nazar Hussain

I am an experienced developer, programmer and technical designer. I possess a strong programming and development background with knowledge of all aspects of overseeing and developing projects.

skills: web blockchain nodejs backend ruby

Mario Vela (He/him)

I have been a software developer for a few years in different startups. Worked with backends, databases and data pipelines. I love to see creative ways in which technology solves real problems.

skills: TypeScript javascript

Michael Cheah

I think coding is a skill anyone can find useful and want to introduce and get people interested in it. I've been a software developer for a few years and can comfortably teach Python and Golang. Could do Matlab or C++ for beginners if needed

skills: golang Matlab Linux bash c++ python Git

Sean Blundell

Fresh Makers Academy graduate looking to both reinforce and share my knowledge through teaching. Seeking to help out anyone enthused or intrigued by Ruby / JavaScript / HTML / CSS.

skills: GraphQL node HTML5 css javascript React

Peter Monks (he/him)

I've been a software developer for 16 years and I really like sharing knowledge, so hoping this is a good opportunity to help others. I've mostly been a .NET developer but starting to branch out a bit now with some other tech.

skills: ASP.NET DI architecture Angular SQL TypeScript c# TDD Git javascript

Dan Farrow (he/him)

I’m a freelance web developer looking to help people get started with web design & development, specifically HTML, CSS & JavaScript. Having worked on the web for over 20 years I’ve seen many changes and fixed many bugs!

skills: wordpress Vanilla JS debugging frontend fullstack php backend html css Git javascript

Ola O'Rourke

I joined Codebar as a student several years ago back in London. I've been working within the front end industry for the past few years. I'm interested in helping others with JS, beginner/ intermediate

skills: JS html css

Daniel Bali (he/him)

I am interested in coaching people, mostly in Python and C. I have tutored high school and university students before and enjoyed doing it. I have also attended a codebar event as a coach previously and found it great, so I want to do more.

skills: c c++ python javascript

Sarah Giblett (She)

I currently work as a software developer contractor https://www.linkedin.com/in/sarah-giblett/

skills: JavaScript/jQuery Umbraco PHP/Smarty PHP .ASP.NET .NET SQL c# html css

William Frankish (he/him)

Full stack developer at Oxford Computer Consultants. [email protected] is also me.

skills: python (if necessary) java (if necessary) TypeScript c# html css javascript React

James Donohue (he/him)

Web developer at the BBC

skills: Python (a little) php javascript HTML/CSS ruby React

Richard Barton (he/him)

I want to help others access the support and opportunities I had before starting my IT career. I've coached school age kids on Python and Scratch and work colleagues on HTML/CSS/Javascript.

skills: Day job: digital public services and agile development Side projects: browser-based tools LED displays

Kat Kmiotek (she/her)

Work as automation engineer mainly with selenium, java. Graduated from coding bootcamp

skills: nosql basic python Vue JS java SQL html css Git ruby React

Josh Marantz (he/him)

Studied and mentored/coached at DevBootcamp NY. Worked frontend at Sesame Workshop and currently working fullstack for Thelab. I enjoy social dancing and singing in my spare time!

skills: Angular rails python django html css javascript ruby React

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: php JS python html css ruby

Willem Labuschagne

I like solving problems.

skills: php Any web/mobile stuff java SQL TypeScript c# html css javascript React

Andrew Gray (he)

I'm a full stack developer. I wrote code on a Commodore Pet in 1980. I feel very old.

skills: listening cooking Graph rust Elixir Haskell kotlin Scala java SQL REST html css Git javascript

Tuure Kaunisto (he/him)

I've been a web developer for over 10 years. Although I'm a programmer, good UX is what I like most about my job. I also tinker with electronic projects and robotics.

skills: ts RoR unity Express node Angular JS jQuery SQL c# html css React

Shailaja Natarajan

I want to volunteer myself to mentor young minds about Python programming concepts. I have 14 years of Industry Experience in Process Automation field , 3 years worked as Data scientist & currently working as a Machine Learning Engineer in London.

skills: deep learning machine learning python

Ioannis Latousakis

Coach; Python, DBs, Java, React, Go

skills: Go java SQL c# python React

Ash Oldershaw (he/him)

I work for a company called Connexin in IoT project delivery, I work in a lot of different areas of tech giving me a wide range of experiences. I've also been a startup co-founder and worked internships at Dyson and in universities :)

skills: machine learning AWS c++ java python javascript

Oliver Caldwell (he/him)

I want to help teach others how to solve problems with technology. I've been building command line tools and things for the web since around 2011 using a plethora of languages and tools.

skills: clojure java python html css javascript ruby React

Gennady Tabala

Help people with JS, Node.js, React, SQL.

skills: SQL. JS node.js React

Julius Seporaitis (he)

I enjoy sharing what I know - no question is a bad question. I've been a software engineer for 10+ years as an individual contributor as well as a manager, and can share perspectives from both.

skills: interviewing cv algorithms AWS python django

Chris Whitehouse (he/him)

Just finished the Makers Academy coding bootcamp, keen to explore codebar, and how I could help.

skills: java javascript ruby

Julia García

I studied Telecommunications Engineering, but I've been working on Software Development for 2 years. I started learning JavaScript and Node.js, mainly on Frontend. Last year, I started to learn C# and .Net on Backend apps. I'd like to keep growing here.

Luke Storry (He/him)

Passing on my passion for creating cool things with code. Working as a full stack dev at Ghyston (creating bespoke software for local businesses), alongside various open-source and jamstack/expo projects in my spare time.

skills: Jamstack React Native expo .NET unity algorithms Computer Science testing agile Scratch tailwind heroku Vue JS Linux Bootstrap SQL TypeScript c# python html css TDD Git javascript React

Fran Haines (she/her)

I work as a Front-End Developer at a digital agency in Bristol. I am currently working with Vue, JS, CSS and EpiServer CMS.

skills: sass Less Vue html css javascript React

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.

Judith Hartmann (she/her)

I want to become better at teaching. I studied CS and work as a Frontend Developer at Futurice. I used to teach groups of pupils (high school age) in university.

skills: programming Angular TypeScript python javascript ruby React

John Foster (He/Him)

Freelancer Dev/Designer

skills: beginner javascript html css

Rowan Marshall (he/him)

Hi, I'm Rowan. I'm a backend developer mostly working with Java and Kotlin, but I love experimenting with any new programming languages. I'm also a blogger, ukuleleist, and beer enthusiast.

skills: kotlin java python Git

Mike Jeuga (he/him)

Software Engineer and Bootcamp grad. I was a student at Codebar London and now a coach. I can help with Ruby, Python, Javascript, html and CSS. Writing Go on the job at the moment.

skills: Go python html css javascript ruby

David Young (He/Him)

JS/React/PHP Developer at Brightminded Ltd in Brighton

Pranav Kasetti (He/Him)

I love coding! :P

Dr Pawel Orzechowski (he/him)

I have worked in programming and education for over 10 years. Recently at [email protected] and CodeClan. I currently teach programming at Business [email protected] of Edinburgh. Python, JS, Swift/Android, Flutter. I worked as a mobile dev and head of UX

Liska Crofts (She)

Javascript (MERN stack), Typescript

skills: Express node MongoDB JS html css React

Sandra Spighel (she/her/hers)

Graduated from General Assembly's Software Engineering Immersive Bootcamp and working as Junior Software Engineer for a SaaS startup. Learning to code has changed my life and I am excited to share my knowledge with other people.

skills: html css javascript

PAOLA Maddaluno (She)

I have a background in languages: European and Chinese. I started exploring the coding world in October 2018 with codebar London and got addicted. Now joined codebar West-London chapter as organiser and coach.

skills: basic Javascript html css

Kasidit Iamthong (he/him)

I'm a software engineer at Google.

skills: java c# html css Git javascript

Alex Fedenczuk (he/him)

Consultant (specialising in software engineering) working with Typescript, React, Python and various AWS services.

skills: MongoDB AWS TypeScript python django javascript React

Jo Lenis (she/her/they)

Hi there! I've been a dev for 3 years now. I'm more interested in solving problems in the BE than FE ;). I'm based in Barcelona. My languages are Java, Kotlin, Python, and lately a little bit of Go.

skills: kotlin Go java python

Josh Blumberg (He/Him)

I recently career-changed from marketing into software development, and I'm really keen to give back by helping others on their journey to becoming developers. I attended Makers Academy and am now working as a dev for tiney 🎉 mainly in React, JS, and TS.

skills: rails TypeScript javascript ruby React

Alan P Currie (he / him)

Senior UI Developer @ Sopra Steria

skills: Vue css javascript React

Nic Mayer (she)

Learning to code

skills: jQuery html css javascript

Joe Wass (he)

Head of software dev at Crossref. Here to help get more diversity into software. I can help with programming, CV and interview practice.

skills: clojure beginner javascript kotlin docker java python

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: Android java python html css javascript

Pedro Brochado

I'm happy in helping other in general :) I'm a full stack developer for a few years now, and I'm comfortable on several programming languages, frameworks, methodologies... More than glad to share.

skills: Go Vue Angular AWS nodejs python TDD javascript ruby React

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: CSS3 EmberJs HTML5 javascript

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 MySql React

Matt Burstein (They/them)

Graduated Makers Academy in March 2018. Worked in a consultancy environment for a while, and now for an energy provider

skills: Scala java javascript ruby React

Quinn Daley (they/them)

I'm a fullstack dev of about 18 years' industry experience. Being trans myself I want to do my part to help make our industry more attractive to people of all genders.

skills: rails docker vue.js devops Perl Linux Shell scripting Regular Expressions html css TDD Git javascript ruby

Adrian Rogers

I like robots and the code community in Barcelona and all the funky stuff they're making.

Edward Stevinson (he/him)

Currently working as a Solutions Engineer at Eigen Technologies and have a background in machine learning. Most keen to assist with Python projects but happy to offer up my rusty Java knowledge if asked!

skills: python

Bruno Girin (he/him)

I've been coding for 25 years with a variety of technologies. I'm currently working with Node.js and Python and I have experience with Java, Python, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, SQL and APIs.

skills: bash API node.js svg Continuous Integration java SQL python html css Git javascript

Idries Hamadi (he)

I'd like to be a coach. I've been a Software Engineering Professional for 22 years, working previously in the Video Games Industry and now in Big Tech. I've done a few coaching activities in the past.

skills: c++ java JS/HTML (rusty)

Ksenija Vasjko (she)

I'm a full-stack Ruby on Rails developer with 2+ years of experience. I have been involved in several projects primarily using Ruby On Rails. I like meeting new people and supporting them in acquiring new skills

skills: Ruby on Rails jQuery Stimulus.js TailwindCSS Bootstrap HTML5 SQL css Git javascript

miri michaelson (she/her)

I graduated from a web development bootcamp this August, and got my first job as an engineer in November! I really enjoy supporting growth and helping new coders understand that they can solve hard problems.

skills: (Intermediate) - Ruby (Intermediate) javascript (More basic) CSS (More basic) HTML

Javier Rojo (he, his)

Hello 👋🏻, I'm Javier and I'm from Buenos Aires, but living in Berlin for the last 6 years. I love programming and algorithms, both as work and as a hobby. Happy to help, and also to learn together. I'm experienced more in backend related technologies.

skills: TypeScript nodejs TypeORM ORM PostgreSQL backend Webpack c# unit test REST swagger

Stephan Klinger

I'm interested in mentoring on the topics of Python, Django, JavaScript and Angular. I have previously mentored/coached at OpenTechSchool, OpenTechSummit. Last summer I taught creative programming for kids (Scratch, Microbit, RaspberryPi).

skills: python django Flask Git javascript

Mario C Kataoka (He)

I have worked as a web designer and have a really strong foundation with HTML and CSS but would like to transition to development

skills: html css javascript

Michelle Steele (She/her)

Dotnet / JS / Ruby full stack developer at Avalara.

skills: TDD Git javascript HTML/CSS ruby React Dotnet/C#

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