Coaches

Here you can find a list of the 2626 volunteers who have coached at codebar.

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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 Git React SQL html css

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: clojure JS RoR python ruby

Maduri Vassaramo (She)

Full-stack developer at Vinterior

skills: rails React ruby javascript

Andrew Gray (he)

I'm a full stack developer. I wrote 6502 assembler on a Commodore Pet in 1980. I feel very old.

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

Ola O'Rourke

I joined Codebar as a student in 2014. I've been working within the front end industry for the past few years. I'm interested in helping others with JS (beginner/ intermediate), and also React and CSS.

skills: React javascript css

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

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 .NET .ASP.NET c# SQL html css

Bozena Vuckovic (she/her)

Past Codebar student turned coach

skills: Express MongoDB PostgreSQL JS React node html css

Luke Marris

I am a Research Engineer at Google DeepMind. I am comfortable with Python and HTML/CSS.

skills: TensorFlow python html css

Ian Dickinson (he/him)

I'm a full-stack developer and team lead at Epimorphics. My team focuses on building web applications for data management and data visualisation. I've heard about the great work that Codebar is doing, and am happy to help if I can.

skills: web development Ruby on Rails Git python javascript html css Vue

Zsolt Sztupak (he, they)

I'm an Engineering Manager based in Edinburgh. Previously I have also been a Teaching Assistant at a university where I realised I like helping people out when I can. I also held ruby tutorials to my co-workers as well.

skills: spring-boot Ansible terraform digitalocean kubernetes Haskell x86 assembly algorithms functional programming Vanilla javascript AWS Android docker Ruby on Rails java devops c c++ c# ruby html css

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: nodejs web blockchain backend 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 React python javascript

Serena Bertozzi (she/her)

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

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: rust Scala TypeScript c Git React python SQL javascript html

Adrian Rogers

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

Dave Gillard (he/him/they)

I'm new to teaching, but have broad industry experience, mostly PHP/SQL/AWS, so happy to help/teach whatever I can.

skills: MySql Dropbox) php Bit of MongoDB PostCSS JS (ES6) Webpack Unix AWS CSS (Sass/Less) TailwindCSS React node html Vue

Kat Kmiotek (she/her)

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

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

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: Android kotlin java Git bash python

Alan P Currie (he / him)

Senior UI Developer @ Sopra Steria

skills: React javascript css Vue

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 React ruby javascript

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

Michal Bryxí (he/him)

I'm happy to help folks with everything around web fundamentals - HTML, CSS, JavaScript. From the frontend frameworks I have most experience with EmberJS and TailwindCSS. I can also help with Ruby on Rails, PostgreSQL, Docker, GitLab, linux.

skills: EmberJs docker RoR gitlab TailwindCSS frontend Linux javascript html css

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.

Peter Monks (he/him)

I've been a software developer for 17 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: Angular ASP.NET DI architecture TypeScript Git React c# TDD SQL javascript html css

Adam Romines (he/him)

I like all things JavaScript and have worked on Vue.js and Ember projects in the biotech and cybersecurity industries.

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 Git SQL javascript css

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.

Jelena Noya (she/her)

In my current software dev role I mainly work with React, Js, Laravel and PHP. In the past I've also worked with VueJS, Symphony, Ruby and Rails. Also got some experience with C and Java from my time at uni. Happy to help wherever I can.

Jon Daly (he/him)

Happy to help out with anything - I am a professional software engineer with experience mainly in Python, but I should be able to help out with other languages as well. I also have some experience of teaching adults.

skills: APIs testing webapps REST devops python SQL

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.

Paul Kelly (he/him)

I'm a mechanical engineer based in Glasgow, my programming experience is mostly automating processes using Python (file/spreadsheet manipulation). I also have experience with JavaScript, HTML, CSS and C but I'm most comfortable using Python.

skills: c Git Linux python javascript

Alex Davies (he / him)

Currently an Engineering Manager at FreeAgent, with a background in CS & AI at Edinburgh Uni. I'm excited to help folks learning technical skills for the first time, and helping them discover what they're capable of!

skills: java python ruby SQL javascript html css

Ben Dickinson (he/him)

Hi! I work at Torchbox as a senior developer and I've been doing Python, SQL and web development for the last 10 years. I'm focused on backend development now, but I like to keep my hand in with CSS and Javascript as well.

skills: django wagtail python SQL javascript html css

Kostas Ntanos (he/him)

I have recently finished the 16-week Software Development Bootcamp at Makers in London and I would be interested in coaching people who have only just started coding or are interested to do so, but don't know how. I can code in Ruby and JavaScript.

skills: JavasScript ruby

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 Databases backend frontend Systems Design audio devops Linux python

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: Flask sqlalchemy Svelte React python SQL javascript html

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: TypeScript React python ruby javascript

Florian Rathgeber (he/him)

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

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

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: React node python SQL javascript html css

Pranav Kasetti (He/Him)

I love coding! :P

Evie Skinner (She/'err)

Hiya coders! I'm a C# developer with experience in the financial services industry. I was bootcamp-trained at Sparta Global and used to be a student at Codebar. I can help you with .Net Core, Vue, testing, interview preparation, CV tips, and more :->

skills: c# ruby test engineering BDD TDD SQL SSIS javascript html css Vue

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