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This episode features Shaundai Person, Senior Software Engineer at Netflix, for a discussion on non-traditional paths into engineering. Questions covered include:
Tell us about you / your background / journey into tech
What are you working on now?
Tell us what it's like taking a non-traditional path into engineering? what are some of the challenges and how to overcome them? what are the positives that come out of it?
Advice you would go back and give your younger self if you could?
Tools / languages / frameworks that you're super excited about now? Goals for the next 6 months?
Shaundai is a Senior Software Engineer (Netflix) and TC39 Delegate based in Atlanta, GA, US. She is passionate about making programming interesting and approachable for all, and does that through her work as a course instructor (http://tsforjs.com), co-lead for React Robins (http://reactrobins.com), and technical blogger. In her spare time, Shaundai loves to go hiking, jogging, and listen to audiobooks. Find her on Twitter at @shaundai