Jake Sta Teresa Quick Responder

Technical Lead | Scrum Master | Business Owner @ Barcode Essentials Pty Ltd

5.0 stars
5.0 (10 reviews)

Hello there. 👋

My name is Jake. I am a software engineer based in Sydney. I have more than 15 years of experience in software engineering and have spent half of it in senior and technical leadership roles. I have a passion for finding user-friendly solutions to complex problems, and have done so for products in different industries. I have a broad experience in various technologies and able to learn and switch on demand.

Here’s what you can expect from me. I will...
- Listen and understand your learning goals
- Design a development plan based on your learning goals
- Help you understand difficult concepts
- Provide coding exercises
- Give quality code review feedback
- Help you when you are stuck
- Help you prepare for a coding interview
- Provide a weekly 1 on 1 meeting

Here is what I can help you with:
- Server-side development using either of the following:
- Node and Javascript
- .Net Core and C#
- Serverless
- Front-end development using React or Vue
- Mobile app development using Objective-C or Swift
- Unit and Integration Testing
- Components and Frameworks
- Implementing Clean Code
- Design Patterns
- Software design and UML
- General Programming in C#, Javascript, Java, PHP
- Shell scripting
- Productivity and Career Advice

If you are motivated to break into software development, I would be happy to be your mentor. Let’s talk. 🚀

What students say

"Amazing mentor, deep knowledge, quick feedback and great advice!"
Nick, March 2021
5 stars
"Jake is a great mentor. He adapted to my need from session 1. He's always giving me feedback and reviewing my code. He also replies within a short amount of time, although the time zone difference ..."
Khalid, February 2021
5 stars
"Jake is a very good mentor, I would say the best of all I've been studying with before. With him I'm moving much more faster in understanding JS, React, Redux. I feel becoming more confident day by..."
Natalia, December 2020
5 stars
"Great experience! Jake helped me find direction in my carrier and setting up learning path, his experience is really something to from. "
Khalid, March 2021
5 stars
"Continues to be a very attentive mentor."
Nick, April 2021
5 stars
"Jake is the ideal mentor. It has been a little under a month since he started mentoring me, and it has already been one of the best experiences in my life. Jake is both professional and friendly. H..."
Mustafa, March 2021
5 stars
"Jake was phenomenal. I had a bug in my code that drove me crazy for a whole week with many different variables and I was lost. Jake walked with me through the code and helped me solve it in just an..."
Amr, April 2021
5 stars
"I have tried many mentors and Jake is the best by far. Within the first session he was able to motivate me and find ways to improve my current project."
Nick, January 2021
5 stars
"I keep learning with Jake for about 4 months. Jake is a great mentor, he explains difficult topics with simple words, it helps a lot. "
Natalia, March 2021
5 stars
"He is understanding and very knowledgeable in his profession."
Burcak, April 2021
5 stars

Mentorship Program


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Includes unlimited Q&A via chat

Tasks & exercises

Regular calls, per agreement

Flat fee, no hidden costs

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