Hackery的故事 provides an opportunity for our graduates to tell the story of their journeys from their prior careers to their start in tech. It’s also a channel that allows our hiring partners to communicate why they hire junior developers, lessons they’ve learned on how to onboard junior developers, and suggestions for the best ways to help junior developers grow. 最后, the podcast gives us a way to share lessons we’ve learned about how to develop promising new talent, share opinions about tech education and the local talent market, and otherwise help the community learn about what goes on here 在纳什维尔软件学校.
The most recent episodes of our podcast series, Hackery的故事, are now available on the same platforms as your favorite podcasts! Find out what it takes to start a career in Software Development, 数据分析, 数据科学, 或用户界面 & UX Design from those who made the leap.
在这个播客: 布兰登·里昂 entered the 纳什维尔软件学院 without a full college education and little experience in software development. 今天, he is happily employed 在Metova living out the career he always imagined. Clark Buckner spoke with Brandon about the application process, different experiences in NSS and life on the other side. 查看详细信息
凯利斯蒂芬斯 found herself growing increasingly bored at her job in marketing and operations. After graduating from the 纳什维尔软件学院, she joined Ingram Content Group and now becomes so immersed in her work that the hours fly by. 凯利讨论了她的背景, 她在软件学校的时光, and how it has changed her career and her life. 读亮点
He joins John Wark and Clark Buckner in discussing the importance of mentorship, hiring and understanding the learning process for Junior Developers, and retaining talent to make the culture and entire company experience work better for both junior and senior level developers. 读亮点
iOS and, particularly, Swift continue to rapidly evolve. Van Simmons previews our upcoming iOS mobile development class and discusses how the changing nature of Swift is causing us to evolve our iOS class. Van also talks about the rapid emergence of idiomatic conventions for developing apps in Swift, his experience building multiple major iOS apps in Swift, and the potential for Swift as a language for server-side development. 查看详细信息
媚兰厅 first moved to Nashville to volunteer for a non-profit that worked in India. She was also pursuing her college training and passion for design by working for a interactive agency. As many of her design projects became more web-based, Melanie realized the need to learn coding and made the jump to the 纳什维尔软件学院. 今天, she is a software engineer at Southern Made where she continues to create and build meaningful tools that help others. 读亮点
首席技术官在Groups360, speaks in depth with John Wark on availability of junior and more senior software developers in Nashville, sparking a conversation on where Nashville is now, 亚游平台如何改进它, and the way to create a new mindset for companies willing to hire developers based on their problem-solving skills rather than knowing any specific programming language. 读亮点
丹尼尔的 development team was the first team 在英格拉姆内容集团 to hire a graduate from a coding bootcamp. We chat with Daniel about the products that VitalSource develops and why he felt it made sense to interview NSS graduates for his team. And we talk more broadly about the impact of the Nashville tech community on helping NSS become successful and how, 反过来, NSS的毕业生正在影响社区. 读亮点
NSS的首席教练, speaks with John Wark about the philosophy behind the Mastery Learning Process and fostering a learning environment that produces productive, 好奇的开发人员. Steve takes a deep-dive into how both students and local 雇主 contribute to the continuous evolution of the core curriculum. 读亮点