1: James Wanga
September 18, 2015Play Now
Old Fashioned - Eagle Rare bourbon
Quotes of the night:
- "I suspect more people joined the military in the late 90s because they were asked to program web pages and they were like 'nope, I would rather be shot'."
- "I bet you there are more suicides in the world prorated to people having to decompile coffee script, than there are to almost anything else programming related."
- "My job as an engineer, is not to engineer, it is to create a product."
- About the guest:
- James Wanga was born in Kenya.
- He has been a software engineer for over 10 years.
- He is the founder of Gotham Labratories.
- He is a Senior Software Engineer at Morgan Stanley
- He was a Front End Web Development Instructor at General Assembly.
- Other experiences include working with NASA, HBO, DOOR3, DOW JONES, NPR, Mosaic Learning and more...
- 'I believe deeply in well tested, responsive, software that disappears and lets the user get on with the business of creating.'
- James Wanga @ LinkedIn