Coaches

Here you can find a list of the 2688 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 Git React JS html css SQL

Florian Rathgeber (he/him)

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

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

Andrew Gray (he)

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

skills: golang progressive-enhancement Do-not-use-React kotlin REST Elixir Haskell java rust Git Scala html css javascript SQL

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

Kristian Hamilton

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

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

Adrian Rogers

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

skills: Front end!

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 python React html css javascript SQL

Emmanuel Gatwech (He/him)

I believe in accessible education and knowledge sharing and codebar as a platform has the capacity to amplify my voice and help me reach a wider audience. Also, when one teaches, two learn!

skills: GraphQL docker rust TypeScript PostgreSQL React.js node.js

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 Git c# TDD TypeScript React html css javascript SQL

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# html css SQL

Bozena Vuckovic (she/her)

Past Codebar student turned coach

skills: Express node MongoDB PostgreSQL React JS html css

Lewis Jones (he/him)

I'm Head of Software at a small startup, and have done a range of hobby projects across bio-sensors, robotics, mobile apps, websites, etc. I'm familiar with JavaScript, NodeJS, C#, Unity, React ...and less familiar with many other languages/ frameworks.

skills: System design unity Express nodejs Git c# React javascript

Ola O'Rourke

I joined Codebar as a student in 2014, but these days I coach in front-end focused languages, as well as co-organise Oxford workshops

skills: GraphQL testing Git React javascript SQL

Julian Blundell (he)

I am a freelance back end developer, been working in the Brighton area for 15 years. My specialties are Sql and NoSql database design and implementation, php/mvc frameworks and reasonable JavaScript/jQuery

skills: database mvc jQuery nosql php javascript SQL

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

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

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 React javascript

Harry Dickinson (he/him)

I'm a developer focused mostly on server-side .NET technologies as well as JavaScript for the front end. I'd like to help people progress their programming skillset and hopefully learn more myself in the process.

skills: c# html javascript SQL

Tiago Caetano (he/him)

I am a web designer turned front web developer looking to help other people learn how to code.

skills: jQuery frontend React html css javascript

Zeke Arany-Lucas (He/his)

Coaching. I have more than 25 years at Microsoft and Amazon, and am looking at different ways to share.

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 React css javascript

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 Vue python html css javascript

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: Matlab math Physics python

David Ricordel (he)

Consulting Engineer @elastic

skills: monitoring Cloud k8s Elasticsearch docker python

Kat Kmiotek (she/her)

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

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

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 bash Android java Git python

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 ruby python html css javascript SQL

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: wagtail django python html css javascript SQL

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 ruby python JS

Adam Romines (he/him)

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

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 python React html javascript SQL

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: ruby TypeScript python React javascript

Matt Warnock (They/them)

I've practised CSS and front-end Javascript, Ruby, SQL doing projects with my mentor over a couple of years. I'm a maker's graduate, recently graduated in December. I'm more confident in Ruby then Javascript, but happy to dive in.

skills: some command line Git ruby html css javascript SQL

Arden Gaddas (she/they)

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skills: REST GraphQL node TypeScript React 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

Klara 13 (she/her)

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

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

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 webapps REST devops testing python SQL

William Frankish (he/him)

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

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

Florian Panchout (he/him)

I mostly work on front-end tech (javascript, html, css) and love to teach others. Here is my linkedin for more info: https://www.linkedin.com/in/panchout/

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

Gavin Downs

I'm an experienced front developer and I'd like to try and give something back to the community, in particular trying to help young people to get going with coding. This is becoming increasingly important to me.

Peter Warner-Medley (he/him)

Currently working as lead data/platform engineer at Lyst. Lover of teaching and making tech look a bit less like me (I am a white dude 😬)

skills: copy-pasta from stackoverflow Elixir databases/SQL javascript (up to 2019 😬) AWS Scala python

Valentine Lang'at (she/her)

I'm currently studying Computer Science and have done boot camps in the past and backend dev internship, I'm looking for ways to continue learning and also pass on knowledge and inspire other women :)

Michelle Steele (She/her)

Dotnet / JS / Ruby full stack developer at Avalara.

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

Thomas Ankcorn (he/him)

Puppo dad, coffee snob, foodie, I code with my teddy

skills: AWS TDD python Go html css javascript node.js

Alan P Currie (he / him)

Senior UI Developer @ Sopra Steria

skills: Vue React css javascript

Alex Rudall (he/him)

Hi there, I've been a Ruby on Rails/JS developer since 2014, and I'm always trying to learn as much as possible. I like teaching others what I know and helping them :)

Alvin Bryan

I would love to help with coaching!

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

Chetan Padia (he/him)

Python, Java, Javascript, HTML, CSS, Git, and anything else anyone feels like trying out.

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.

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

Maxime Palau (He/him)

Full-stack (JavaScript) web developer with a specialisation in frontend technologies (5+ years of experience in branding agencies and 80+ projects). Currently experimenting at Bureau for Visual Affairs (London), previously at Base Design (Brussels).

skills: express.js ARIA Craft CMS Craft Commerce (PHP) sass TypeScript Next.js HTML5 CSS3 javascript React.js

Armand Dupuis (he/him)

Hey, I'm Armand! I'm a senior software developer located in Helsinki, Finland. I have experience coaching and teaching and enjoy helping others!

skills: FullStack Web Development node TypeScript python javascript

Maduri Vassaramo (She)

Full-stack developer at Vinterior

skills: rails ruby React javascript

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.

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: django python

Liska Crofts (She)

Javascript (MERN stack), Typescript

skills: Express node MongoDB React JS html css

Mikki Lima-Jack (she/her)

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

skills: Selenium Test Automation QA python

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

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.

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 Svelte node React html css javascript

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: data engineering java Scala python html css javascript

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: ml python SQL

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

Steve Honeyman

I’m a front-end developer and designer with a passion for web standards, layout, typography and graphics. I believe that anyone and everyone should be able to code and that building sites should be easy and fun.

Alberto Giorgi (He/him)

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

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

Anastasia Wasserbach (she)

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

skills: django python SQL

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: c rust Git Scala TypeScript python React html javascript SQL

Evie Skinner (She/'err)

Hiya coders! I'm a polyglot developer with four years' experience. I was bootcamp-trained at Sparta Global and used to be a student at Codebar. I can help you with .Net, Vue, React, TDD, interview preparation, CV tips, and more :->

skills: c# ruby TDD Vue TypeScript MongoDB React html css javascript node.js SQL

John Foster (He/Him)

JS Developer

skills: Next.js html css javascript

Brendan McCollam (He)

I'm curious about getting involved at Codebar as a coach. I've been a software developer for ten years now, and I've taught courses at Code First:Girls in London and Artifice, an after school club in Chicago.

skills: python PostgreSQL Go basic HTML/CSS/JS

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: HTML5 CSS3 EmberJs javascript

Paul Hickman (he/him)

Frontend Software Engineer

skills: React JS Frontend Web Development css

Pau Torres

Full stack developer

Abul Yousuf (He/him)

Bath Spa University Web Development Bootcamp graduate. I’ve returned to code after many years. Previously I had worked in software development for three years. I would like to help people to learn to code and become a mentor.

skills: html css javascript React.js node.js SQL

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