Software Developer's Journey

Software Developer's Journey

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A podcast to celebrate the diversity of profiles and journeys of our fellow software devs. Get inside the head of amazing coders, speakers, architects, thought leaders, agilists and much more, and listen to the fascinating stories of their journeys!…


#108 Cassidy Williams loves developer experience
Jul 6 • 48 min
Cassidy Williams loves developer experience
#107 Josh Long found his place in the world as a developer advocate with the Spring team
Jun 29 • 54 min
Josh Long found his place in the world as a developer advocate with the Spring team
#106 Kyle Shevlin from pastor to programmer
Jun 22 • 52 min
Kyle Shevlin from pastor to programmer
#105 Sara Vieira is opinionated per design
Jun 15 • 45 min
Sara Vieira is opinionated per design
#104 Jason Lengstorf successfully bet on himself for his career
Jun 8 • 43 min
Jason Lengstorf successfully bet on himself for his career
#103 Carolyn Stransky learning her way from journalist to developer and back
Jun 1 • 48 min
Carolyn Stransky learning her way from journalist to developer and back
#102 Jen Luker is a relentless accessibility advocate
May 25 • 46 min
Jen Luker is a relentless accessibility advocate
#101 Jeff Haynie on thinking under pressure, contracting and entrepreneurship
May 19 • 50 min
Jeff Haynie on thinking under pressure, contracting and entrepreneurship
#100 Tim Bourguignon is a guest on his own show
May 11 • 45 min
Tim Bourguignon is a guest on his own show
#99 Anjana Vakil mastered her debilitating curiosity
May 4 • 48 min
Anjana Vakil mastered her debilitating curiosity
#98 Doug Arcuri is curious & learning, always!
Apr 28 • 51 min
Doug Arcuri is curious & learning, always!
#97 Joe Drumgoole’s life as a great software developer NPC
Apr 20 • 59 min
Joe Drumgoole’s life as a great software NPC
#96 Dylan Beattie THE Rockstar Programmer
Apr 13 • 57 min
Dylan Beattie THE Rockstar Programmer
#95 Lara Martin learned her way from biologist to Flutter GDE
Apr 6 • 48 min
Lara Martin learned her way from biologist to Flutter GDE
#94 Michael Kennedy almost learned Python in the 90s
Mar 30 • 49 min
Michael Kennedy almost learned Python in the 90s
#93 Guilherme Rambo found his joy in coding for Mac/iOS
Mar 23 • 46 min
Guilherme Rambo found his joy in coding for iOS
#92 Tracy Lee is having fun all the way
Mar 16 • 39 min
Tracy Lee is having fun all the way
#91 Harald Reingruber is embarking on a coding tour
Mar 9 • 38 min
Harald Reingruber is embarking on a coding tour
#90 Khaled Souf learned the value of creating value
Mar 2 • 45 min
Khaled Souf learned the value of creating value
#89 Hadelin de Ponteves is a data scientist and an entrepreneur
Feb 24 • 50 min
Hadelin de Ponteves is a data scientist and an entrepreneur
#88 Lydia Hallie is a web dev following her passion
Feb 17 • 44 min
Lydia Hallie is a web dev following her passion
#87 Denise Gosnell is working at the bleeding edge of data science
Feb 10 • 42 min
Denise’s choice for STEM and maths was a no brainer, but the rest of the journey wasn’t as clear. There were many forks along the way. Denise first told us about her maths studies and how she inadvertedly discovered graphs theory. She described how her…
#86 Jamison Dance implores you to be nice to other people
Feb 3 • 44 min
Jamison Dance implores you to be nice to other people
#85 Shedrack Akintayo a web developer from Nigeria
Jan 27 • 42 min
Shedrack Akintayo a remote-native developer
#84 Molly Struve, an aerospace engineer trading in SRE
Jan 20 • 51 min
Molly Struve, an aerospace engineer trading in SRE
#83 Reuven Lerner had his career all planned out?
Jan 13 • 50 min
Reuven Lerner had his career all planned out?
#82 Pariss -Athena- Chandler learns jumping in with both feet first
Jan 6 • 40 min
Pariss -Athena- Chandler learns jumping in with both feet first
Season 2 Finale
Dec 30, 2019 • 17 min
Season2 finale
#81 Richard Campbell is simply adding value
Dec 23, 2019 • 50 min
Richard Campbell is simply adding value
#80 Joseph Young, code & music composer and conductor
Dec 16, 2019 • 52 min
Joseph Young, code & music composer and conductor
#79 Ted Young & Java, a love story?
Dec 9, 2019 • 48 min
Ted Young & Java, a love story?
#78 Bubunyo Nyavor is the mentor he never had
Dec 2, 2019 • 42 min
Bubunyo Nyavor is the mentor he never had
#77 Dave Smith swings the pendulum
Nov 25, 2019 • 45 min
Dave Smith swings back and forth between manager and individual contributor
#76 Wes Bos was born a teacher
Nov 18, 2019 • 44 min
Wes Bos was born a teacher
#75 David Hirschfeld had a long, eventful career (sofar)
Nov 11, 2019 • 45 min
David Hirschfeld had a long, eventful career (sofar)
#74 Kemdi Ebi is thriving on products
Nov 4, 2019 • 44 min
Kemdi Ebi is thriving on products
#73 Kai König about simplicity and aesthetics
Oct 28, 2019 • 50 min
Kai König about simplicity and aesthetics
#72 Katrina Owen, one little piece at a time
Oct 21, 2019 • 46 min
Katrina Owen, one little piece at a time
#How to help me grow DevJourney?
Oct 20, 2019 • 5 min
How to help me grow DevJourney?
#71 Irwin Williams found his perfect spot
Oct 14, 2019 • 41 min
Irwin Williams found his perfect spot
#70 Jeeva Nadarajah’s life of serendipity
Oct 7, 2019 • 41 min
Jeeva Nadarajah’s life of serendipity
#69 Aisha Blake’s DevJourney should be a musical
Sep 30, 2019 • 47 min
Aisha Blake’s DevJourney should be a musical
#68 Greg Koberger finally built his one dream
Sep 23, 2019 • 53 min
Greg Koberger finally built his one dream
#67 Kapunahele Wong’s kindness as a practice
Sep 16, 2019 • 45 min
Kapunahele Wong’s kindness as a practice
#66 Rob Kendal is not afraid to try
Sep 9, 2019 • 48 min
Rob Kendal is not afraid to try
#65 Woody Zuill brings people together who should be working together
Sep 2, 2019 • 52 min
Woody Zuill brings people together who should be working together
#64 Guillermo Rauch learned with communities
Aug 26, 2019 • 45 min
Guillermo Rauch learned with communities
#63 Stephanie Hurlburt encourages us to be social techies
Aug 19, 2019 • 47 min
Stephanie Hurlburt encourages us to be social techies
#62 How Llewellyn Falco brought the joy of programming back in his life
Aug 12, 2019 • 54 min
How Llewellyn Falco brought the joy of programming back in his life
#61 Elissa Shevinsky felt into Security
Aug 5, 2019 • 46 min
Elissa Shevinsky felt into Security
#60 Trisha Gee owns her career
Jul 29, 2019 • 45 min
Trisha Gee owns her career
#59 Julie Moronuki a linguist turned Haskell expert
Jul 22, 2019 • 49 min
Julie Moronuki a linguist turned Haskell expert
#58 Robby Russell succeeds being selfless
Jul 15, 2019 • 49 min
Robby Russell succeeds being selfless
#57 Adam Barr roots for more humility
Jul 8, 2019 • 42 min
Adam Barr roots for more humility
#56 Magnus Stahre is not supposed to know it all, and neither are we!
Jul 1, 2019 • 35 min
#56 Magnus Stahre is not supposed to know it all, and neither are we!
#55 Yehuda Katz on how framework design influences communities
Jun 24, 2019 • 57 min
Yehuda Katz on how framework design influences communities
#54 Dave Rael was chosen by the .NET technology stack, not the other way around
Jun 17, 2019 • 45 min
Dave Rael was chosen by the .NET technology stack, not the other way around
#53 Brian Pontarelli thinks like a customer
Jun 10, 2019 • 42 min
Brian Pontarelli thinks like a customer
#52 Charity Majors encourages us to strive, going back and forth between roles
Jun 3, 2019 • 38 min
Charity Majors encourages us strive, going back and forth between roles
#51 Ben Orenstein advises us not to worry too much
May 27, 2019 • 39 min
Ben Orenstein advises us not to worry too much
#50 Saron Yitbarek, founder of CodeNewbie, celebrates the power of code and communities
May 21, 2019 • 39 min
Saron Yitbarek, founder of CodeNewbie, celebrates the power of code and communities
#49 Ali Spittel works at the crossroads of development, teaching and communities
May 13, 2019 • 44 min
Ali Spittel works at the crossroads of development, teaching and communities
#48 Shawn Wildermuth encourages us to make decisions no matter what
May 6, 2019 • 41 min
Shawn Wildermuth encourages us to make decisions no matter what
#47 Erik St. Martin is comfortable with the struggle
Apr 29, 2019 • 42 min
Erik St. Martin is comfortable with the struggle
#46 Barry Dorrans is a curmudgeon telling us it is OK to be wrong
Apr 22, 2019 • 36 min
“Curmudgeon” (noun): a bad-tempered person, especially an old one
#45 April Wensel encourages us to get in touch with our core values
Apr 8, 2019 • 37 min
April Wensel encourages us to get in touch with our core values
#44 Jeremy Likness became a developer through the backdoor and loved it
Mar 25, 2019 • 43 min
Jeremy Likness became a developer through the backdoor and loved it
#43 Patrick Kua on being a consultant, a tech lead, a CTO and helping people grow
Mar 11, 2019 • 41 min
Accept that you don’t know and start following the rules, then experiment!
#42 Charlie Gerard is learning by building (MANY) projects on the side
Feb 25, 2019 • 48 min
Take it little by little
#41 Simon Harrer on strong opinions loosely held
Feb 11, 2019 • 48 min
Strong Opinions, Loosely Held
#40 Ignacio Anaya on discovering your valuable skills
Jan 28, 2019 • 43 min
At the begining, you have to learn how to learn
#39 Harry Roberts and his journey toward freelancing
Jan 14, 2019 • 47 min
Journey toward freelancing
#38 Ryan Latta from one extreme to the next
Jan 1, 2019 • 48 min
“From one extreme to the next”
#37.5 Special Episode on what we learned in 2018
Dec 25, 2018 • 36 min
Listen to (almost) all the 2018 guests answer the same question: what is the most important thing you learned in 2018?In order of appearance:Emily Bache http://twitter.com/emilybacheDarren Hoehna http://twitter.com/activefireballMarkus Harrer…
#37 Darren Hoehna, “That Programming Guy”, on getting experience no matter what!
Dec 18, 2018 • 41 min
You need the experience, get out there!
#36 Rob Allen on persuasion instead of authority
Dec 4, 2018 • 34 min
If you review someone’s pull request, you don’t have the authority to change their code, so your works have to be persuasive
#35 Emily Bache on maximizing career for family, hobbies and making a difference in the world
Nov 20, 2018 • 37 min
“Maximizing career for family, hobbies and making a difference in the world”
#34 Richard Rodger on software development as a resource allocation problem
Nov 4, 2018 • 48 min
“Software development is a resource allocation problem”
#33 Markus Harrer on being open for new things
Oct 21, 2018 • 34 min
“Never stop learning, be open for new things”
#32 Katharine Jarmul on being driven & focused on what you can do
Oct 8, 2018 • 38 min
“Try to be driven & focused on what you can do”
#31 Mario Rogic on absorbing and communicating as much as you can
Sep 24, 2018 • 48 min
Absorbe and communicate as much as you can!
#30 Adrian Bolboaca on choosing the appropriate tool for the job at hand
Sep 9, 2018 • 51 min
Choose the appropriate tool for the job at hand
#29 Steven Schwenke on soft skills that one cannot “simply download”
Aug 26, 2018 • 43 min
Hard skills you can download to your brain, soft skills on the other hand…
#28 Arnaud Porterie on putting the right people together in the right context to see the right things happen
Aug 12, 2018 • 36 min
Put the right people together in the right context and the right things will happen!
#27 Jessica Kerr on public speaking, networking and the problems of mentoring
Jul 29, 2018 • 47 min
From public speaking to networking and the problems of having mentoring as a thing!
#26 Anne Cahalan on moving out of Junior-Developerness
Jul 15, 2018 • 38 min
Moving out of Junior-Developerness
#25 Sia Ghassemi on segways that lead exactly where you needed to be
Jul 5, 2018 • 44 min
Segways that lead exactly where you needed to be
#24 Daniel Marbach on failure, remoteness and mentoring
Jun 28, 2017 • 37 min
Failure, remoteness and mentoring
#23 Laura Savino on languages and public speaking
Jun 13, 2017 • 53 min
Languages and public speaking
#22 Rob Napier on interviewing and asking questions
May 14, 2017 • 44 min
Interviewing and asking questions
#21 David Tanzer on craftmanship and the need for coaching
Apr 30, 2017 • 31 min
Craftmanship and the need for coaching
#20 Ivo Vutov on growing into Microsoft as a student partner
Apr 14, 2017 • 51 min
Growing into Microsoft as a student partner
#19 Manuela Rink on being an iOS developer evangelist at Microsoft
Apr 4, 2017 • 39 min
Being an iOS developer evangelist at Microsoft
#18 Kevin Keller on living the digital nomad way of life
Jan 22, 2017 • 34 min
Living the digital nomad way of life
#16 Damien Beaufils on the test pyramide
Jun 6, 2016 • 41 min
The test pyramide
#15 NCrafts Organizers Rui Carvalho, Maxime Sanglan & Peter Even on organizing a software conference
May 31, 2016 • 47 min
Organizing a software conference
#13 JB Rainsberger on what it means to truly be agile
May 9, 2016 • 40 min
What it means to truly be agile
#12 Jens Schauder on open-source software development
May 2, 2016 • 45 min
Open-source software development
#11 Nicole Rauch on the coding tour to learn and grow
Apr 11, 2016 • 29 min
Coding tour to learn and grow
#10 Agata Bres & Adam Nowakowski on taking a break
Mar 21, 2016 • 31 min
Taking a break
#8 Louise Elliott on dealing with people
Feb 26, 2016 • 20 min
Dealing with people
#7 Benjamin Reitzammer on caring, in every sense of the word
Feb 18, 2016 • 37 min
A podcast where we talk about caring, in every sense of the word.Links and credits: - Squeakyvessel http://squeakyvessel.com- @Benjamin https://twitter.com/benjamin- Benjamin’s talk at TopConf http://topconf.com/linz-2016/speaker/benjamin-reitzammer-…
#5 Amitai Schlair on buying your freedom to do what you like
Feb 11, 2016 • 83 min
Buying your freedom to do what you like