Are you a Junior Developer aspiring to grow but don’t know how? Or a dev that has stayed in their role for a little bit too long and wondering how to take that “next step?”. Well, wonder no-more! In this session we go over advice on how to grow as a career dev, from leadership (and what shape that takes for an Engineer), to the difference between visibility and impact, to impostor syndrome and more.
Freddy is a Principal Developer at Expedia. Always dealing with performance and usability he is always curious on how to make the overabundance of data useful for travelers, traders and consumers. Having worked with different technologies before has allowed him to come with solutions to rendering bottleneck problems. A Usability Guru, Freddy understands and bridges the concepts of high-throughput with usability within software. He is also the author and maintainer of the javapubhouse.com, a podcast dedicated to tutorial topics in Java that covers everything from the use of the keyword volatile to the definition of beautiful code, also of javaoffheap.com, a java news podcast.