What Kind Of Coder Will You Become?

Command Line Heroes

Episode | Podcast

Date: Tue, 11 Aug 2020 04:30:19 +0000

<p>The 10x Coder is often positioned as a mythical developer who can always save the day. Saron and Clive investigate how much of that myth is grounded in truth. </p><p> Greg Sadetsky argues that coding is much like professional sports—some athletes are bound to be much better than those starting out. Brianna Wu and Bonnie Eisenman pick apart the myth by sharing how much they have had to clean up after supposed 10x Coders. Jonathan Solórzano-Hamilton recounts the story of "Rick," a self-proclaimed rockstar developer who assumed too much. And everyone considers the benefits of the 1x Coders—because what use is code without ideas and experiences to guide development?</p><p> If you want to read up on some of our research on 10x coders, you can check out all our bonus material over at <a href="https://www.redhat.com/en/command-line-heroes/season-5/what-kind-of-coder-will-you-become">redhat.com/commandlineheroes. </a>Follow along with the episode <a href="https://www.redhat.com/en/command-line-heroes/season-5/what-kind-of-coder-will-you-become#transcript-tray">transcript</a>.</p>