How to Become a Software Engineer in 2022 | March 18

Free
Friday, 18 March, 2022
12:30 1:30 am EDT
Brisbane (Online)

About This Event

Despite popular myths, you can become a software engineer without a college degree in Computer Science. Whether you’re entering the workforce or looking for a career switch, becoming a software engineer is definitely within your grasp—as long as you’re willing to put in the hard work. This event is where we will reveal everything you need to know about what it takes to get your foot in the door and how to get hired as a software engineer.

Come along and hear from our experts who work on softwares day in day out. They will be sharing the lowdowns on their decisions to step into the world of coding, how they used their new skills to transition their career or level-up in their current role, the opportunities and hiring process for software engineers and much more!

About the Instructor

Jonathan Phoon Photo

Data Engineer, StashAway

I love to develop creative applications that positively impact the lives of others.

My love for technologies grew when I began to venture into the startup scene, being constantly surrounded by developers who develops interesting and exciting products. I realise that being able to write and understand code is a skill that I must have. Since then, I have constantly improve myself in this area.

Always passionate for learning and is interested in working on cutting edge technology that enhance the lives of people. One of the most rewarding feelings is to see lines on a text editor transform into an app the world can see.

Nikolay Dubina Photo

Senior Software Engineer, Foodpanda

I am Software Engineer working on back-end systems for 6+ years. My code powers production web apps, data pipelines, machine learning models in fintech and e-commerce. My code enables thousands of businesses (using Facebook Ads), impacts hundreds of millions of people (India and 10+ countries in APAC), tens of millions USD daily (payments in 10+ APAC countries in food delivery). Doing Open Source. Top Lua contributor in Singapore. CKAD, 4xAWS, 1xGCP, 5xNVIDIA Certified. Computer Science BSc from KAIST. Writing code since 2010.

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