Becoming a Coder

Command Line Heroes

Episode | Podcast

Date: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 04:59:26 +0000

<p>Command line heroes are software engineers, developers, programmers, systems administrators—coders. That variety in coding careers is almost as varied as the paths coders take to land their jobs. </p><p><a href=""> Saron Yitbarek</a> and <a href="">Clive Thompson</a> start the season by exploring some ways coders start their tech careers—some common, many unexpected. Many choose to start with a degree in computer science. But don’t underestimate the maturing bootcamp tracks, the mid-to-late-career switchers, and coders from outside the insulated tech hubs. You might be surprised who answers the call to code, where they come from—and how much they’ve already accomplished.</p><p> If you want to read up on some of our research on coding careers, you can check out all our bonus material over at <a href=""></a>. Follow along with the <a href="">episode transcript</a>.</p>