Web Directions - Code Leaders - Hiring Juniors

Be66f1ccc28a6a3dfb248454b8513b17?s=47 Ryan Bigg
August 02, 2018

Web Directions - Code Leaders - Hiring Juniors

This is a story about hiring juniors, why we should do it, and what things I've learned from hiring a bunch and mentoring them.

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Ryan Bigg

August 02, 2018
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  1. Hiring Juniors @ryanbigg

  2. HIRE JUNIORS HIRE JUNIORS HIRE JUNIORS HIRE JUNIORS HIRE JUNIORS

  3. Culture Amp Junior Engineering Program

  4. Junior Engineering Program Seb Jasmine Rebecca Lauren Angel Julie Namibia

    Ramya Jaime Tiya Cohort #1
  5. Me circa 2007

  6. Junior Engineering Program Seb Jasmine Rebecca Lauren Angel Julie Namibia

    Ramya Jaime Tiya Cohort #1
  7. None
  8. Culture Amp Junior Engineering Program #2 Soonish™

  9. THE RATIO™ 4 seniors 1 junior

  10. wait but why?

  11. why: Juniors make teams BETTER

  12. the junior, the monolith & the microservice

  13. why: Juniors make teams BETTER

  14. HIRE AT LEAST ONE UNIOR

  15. but now what?

  16. ASSIGN A Mentor

  17. Do Don’t How to treat a junior developer

  18. PAIR up $%

  19. Do Don’t How to treat a junior developer

  20. It is ALWAYS OK to ask questions

  21. WIN WIN WIN WIN WIN WIN

  22. FEELING WELCOME

  23. Project: this guy

  24. None
  25. HIRE JUNIORS HIRE JUNIORS HIRE JUNIORS HIRE JUNIORS HIRE JUNIORS

    HIRE JUNIORS
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