What's a Senior Developer?

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September 05, 2018
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What's a Senior Developer?

All companies out there have Senior Developers or Engineers, but how does our industry define what 'senior' means?
And how do you reach seniority in this profession? What is the path to follow?

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Luis G. Valle

September 05, 2018
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  1. // WHAT’S A SENIOR DEVELOPER? Luis G. Valle @lgvalle

  2. IGNAZ SEMMELWEIS (1818–1865)

  3. 3 MATERNITY FIRST CLINIC DOCTORS AND STUDENTS 33% MATERNITY SECOND

    CLINIC MIDWIVES 4%
  4. 4 MATERNITY FIRST CLINIC DOCTORS AND STUDENTS MATERNITY SECOND CLINIC

    MIDWIVES
  5. Women who receive more visits from doctors and students die

    more “
  6. 6 AUTOPSY ROOM 19TH CENTURY

  7. None
  8. Committed to the mission of his position Not afraid to

    speak up Data to backup his statements Questioned processes and dogmatism
  9. SENIOR MEANS MATURE

  10. PERSONAL PRINCIPLES WORKING IN TEAMS

  11. RELIABLE PERSONAL PRINCIPLES

  12. ACCOUNTABLE RELIABLE PERSONAL PRINCIPLES

  13. FLEXIBLE ACCOUNTABLE RELIABLE PERSONAL PRINCIPLES

  14. PRAGMATIC FLEXIBLE ACCOUNTABLE RELIABLE PERSONAL PRINCIPLES

  15. LEARN FROM OTHERS WORKING IN TEAMS

  16. LEAD BY EXAMPLE WORKING IN TEAMS

  17. BE A MENTOR WORKING IN TEAMS

  18. QUESTION THE PROCESS WORKING IN TEAMS

  19. IT’S YOUR CAREER

  20. GOOD PRACTISES OVER TOOLS

  21. THANKS! Luis G. Valle @lgvalle

  22. Ten Principles for Growth as an Engineer - Dan Heller

    https://medium.com/@daniel.heller/ten-principles-for-growth-69015e08c35b On Being A Senior Engineer - John Alps https://www.kitchensoap.com/2012/10/25/on-being-a-senior-engineer/ Seniority - Krzysztof Zabłocki http://merowing.info/2017/01/seniority/ What Makes A Senior Software Engineer - Kurtis Nusbaum https://dev.to/klnusbaum/what-makes-a-senior-software-engineer Growing as Software Engineer - Alex Migutsky http://www.metadevelopment.io/growing-as-software-engineer/ Rethinking the Developer Career Path – Randall Koutnik https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yIPbE7BssOs The long Road - Sandro Mancuso https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AXZGBU4_aa4 The Unwritten Laws of Engineering - W.J. King (Author) & James G. Skakoon https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B004H1U314
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