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Road to Code | Two Events to Land a Web Dev Dream Job

by Angela King

Making the leap into a new career can be daunting and let’s just say it scary!  Front-end and Back-end Web Development is one of the fastest growing career tracks in Atlanta and General Assembly wants to make your transition a little easier. Come hear tips from experts and learn what you need to do to land your first Jr Developer position at the company of your dreams, July 7th.

Ready to make the leap but don’t know which coding program is right for you? Stop by General Assemble, July 11th to meet a few of Atlanta’s programming experts for a friendly debate on which languages top the need-to-know list in 2016. You’ll get all the juicy details about Ruby, Python and Java and connect with developers — both aspiring and pro — who can help you find your way.

Two Free Events, Four Great Speakers:

How to Land Your First Job as a Junior Developer | July 7, 6:30-8:30 p.m. | Attend

IT Developer,
Home Depot

Changing jobs can be scary but you are not alone! Front-end and Back-end Web Development is one of the fastest growing career tracks in Atlanta and we are here to make your transition a little easier. Come hear tips from experts and learn what you need to do to land your first Jr Developer position at the company of your dreams!

Road to Code | July 11, 7:00-9:00 p.m. | Attend

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Knapsack

John is a developer to the core. He spent 7+ years at Microsoft working on the signup process for some familiar web applications (Windows 98 SE for MSN, Windows Live, and worked on the billing system for the original Xbox live). After leaving Microsoft, he continued on his web development career at ShareBuilder, Getty Images, and a few others. His insatiable love of teaching was filled as an instructor at Bellevue College for JavaScript and Database Design. Since moving to Georgia, he has worked primarily on .Net C# with a main focus on JavaScript and newer frameworks. He currently is the Head of Engineering at Knapsack (a digital media company) using React, jQuery, C#, and Azure. He is so excited to be teaching again and being part of the GA team!

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CTO,
Showcase IDX

Tim is CTO at Showcase IDX. His open source work with React Community (formerly Rackt) focuses on React Router, Redux and webpack-preset. He also reverse-engineered the Tesla Model S API so he can control his car from his watch. Hailing from Atlanta, you may catch him around town DJing your favorite party or biking along the Silver Comet Trail.

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Sr Developer,
Blue Sombrero

Sam Luedke is an end to end web developer with experience in a vast array of web development. With expertise in front end development, Sam is well versed in theme building in .NET, Drupal, WordPress, and many other applications. Adaptable and enthusiastic about tech, Sam is a Sr Developer for Blue Sombrero, a Dick’s Sporting Goods company.

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