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

"My mentorship with Jake continues to be a wonderful journey. I've been making strides all along, and the last month has been quite transformative. For the first time, I made an application without relying on tutorials. I look forward to achieving further milestones in the months ahead. As always, Jake is not just a mentor but a partner in success. He's always there to help in all kinds of ways. I'm truly grateful!"
Mustafa, July 2021
5 stars
"I have used numerous mentors on this site and other sites and Jake is by far the best. Jake is attentive, knowledgeable and genuinely cares about his student`s progress."
Nick, July 2021
5 stars
"Jake has been excellent so far, he has intensive experience & is willing to help in any way possible. Since the first call, I have sensed his loyalty & passion for his work, to add on that he is a trustworthy guy. Other things Jake is good at are communication, dedication, skills & flexibility."
Adham, July 2021
5 stars
"Jake helped to finish my code tasks in time"
Alexander, July 2021
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
"Thanks for a helpful session and professional code review. Jake takes time for your problem and helps to find a solution with an explanation."
Alex, July 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
"Jake is amazing. I was able to find a new job very soon with his help. Thanks Jake!"
Kristina, June 2021
5 stars
"Jake has been an amazing mentor as always. VERY responsive and patient with his mentees."
Amr, July 2021
5 stars
"He is understanding and very knowledgeable in his profession."
Burcak, April 2021
5 stars
"Jake has given me much more than I anticipated in a mentor. His versatility and experience (both in a technical and non-technical capacity) have proven to be invaluable. He is an absolute wealth of knowledge and I wouldn't be in the position I am today without him. Thank you for everything! "
Shaunn, May 2021
5 stars
"Amazing mentor, deep knowledge, quick feedback and great advice!"
Nick, March 2021
5 stars
"Jake is an amazing mentor! Providing valuable feedback, giving interesting tasks and ideas he helps me so much! I wish I find him YEARS earlier when I gave up on my IT career just because I couldn't find a job and had no one like him to support me."
Kristina, May 2021
5 stars

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