Programming languages

Regardless which development area you choose, you have to learn a programming language. Our mentors can teach you basics of one or many programming languages. This knowledge will serve as a solid foundation for further professional education and a career as a software engineer. If you want to master a programming language, brush up your skills, or transition to the latest version of a language, we're ready to help you.

Victor Shepelev

Reviews 16

Ruby expert with fifteen years of experience, open-source and open data enthusiast, author of several quite popular gems, mentor for Google Summer of Code. Currently, Victor is proud to work at Verbit.ai.

  • ruby
  • rspec
  • opensource
  • open data
  • code quality
  • sinatra
  • backend

Ivan Shamatov

Reviews 17

Lead Ruby developer by position, teacher by vocation. I'm building payment and support high stable and fault tolerant services for ages. Experienced developer with a wide range of technologies.

  • ruby
  • elasticsearch
  • postgresql
  • ci
  • ruby on rails
  • git
  • vue.js
  • jruby
  • concurrency
  • mongodb
  • trailblazer
  • gems
  • payments
  • architecture
  • prototyping

Ivan Kleshnin

Reviews 10

Опытный программист, фрилансер. Сторонник минимализма и 改善. Автор множества учебных материалов по веб разработке. Учу инженерному мышлению, ценю знания, которые останутся актуальными и через годы.

  • css
  • postgresql
  • javascript
  • api
  • git
  • react.js
  • webpack
  • html
  • backend
  • node.js
  • frontend
  • ramda
  • react
  • node
  • nextjs
  • graphql
  • apollo
  • vercel

Anvar Tuykin

Reviews 0

I'm fan of conscious programming. Patterns, OOP and languages become a powerful tool in your hand when you understand what problem each of them solves. I will share remote work and personal efficiency lifehacks with you

  • ruby
  • postgresql
  • api
  • ruby on rails
  • git
  • rspec
  • code quality
  • backend
  • oop
  • startups
  • leadership
  • remote
  • refactoring

Stas Mehonoshin

Reviews 11

Experienced engineer, who had been working in outsourcing plenty of time, then launched an own startup and after that joined Toptal Core Team. I'll help you not only learn to code, but also find your place in IT.

  • ruby
  • ansible
  • elasticsearch
  • ruby on rails
  • docker
  • trailblazer
  • microservices
  • oop
  • interviews
  • leadership

Rustam Zagirov

Reviews 1

I'm a gopher. I can teach you how to write in go way style fast and reliable applications, how to manage thousands of threads (goroutines) and how to write both microservices and big applications

  • go
  • kubernetes
  • architecture

Mihail Borodin

Reviews 0

I use Python for a long time in my work. I can teach you to use this gorgeous language for web development, for data parsing and for other stuff (you name it). Also, we will solve tasks from real cases from your practice

  • базы данных
  • aws
  • javascript
  • go
  • vue.js
  • architecture
  • python
  • microservices
  • django
  • web-development

Kenneth Nwafor

Reviews 3

A developer with a good experience in developing production-ready APIs and a strong inclination towards Data Science. Together we will explore the 'how', the 'which' and the 'why' of scalable software development process

  • ansible
  • elasticsearch
  • linux
  • architecture
  • java
  • python
  • redis
  • web api
  • django
  • rest-api
  • web-development
  • celery
  • django-rest

Hou Chia

Reviews 0

I'm a New York City-based full-stack engineer who's passionate about coding education and sharing my expertise to help others enter and succeed in technology careers. I specialize in the JavaScript stack.

  • css
  • javascript
  • angular.js
  • ruby on rails
  • react.js
  • redux
  • webpack
  • html
  • node.js
  • es6
  • typescript

Ilya Zaharov

Reviews 0

A software engineer with experience in international companies and startups. Sees his mission in explaining and sharing sophisticated things in a simple way for people with different backgrounds.

  • ruby
  • elasticsearch
  • postgresql
  • ruby on rails
  • linux
  • git
  • sql
  • bash
  • nginx
  • web-development
  • scss
  • rest api
  • slim
  • software engineering
  • js
  • best practices

Vladas Tamošaitis

Reviews 2

Skilled software engineer. Most of the experience with european startup, the rest is outsourcing. Was a mentor on DjangoGirls events about 5 times. Love cats, programming and the continuous process of learning.

  • css
  • aws
  • postgresql
  • javascript
  • docker
  • linux
  • git
  • html
  • code quality
  • backend
  • python
  • bash
  • angular
  • redis
  • engineering
  • microservices
  • frontend
  • django
  • web-development
  • oauth

Ivan Isaev

Reviews 2

8 years of production experience in Go, Python, PHP. I worked in international companies: America, Hong Kong, Philippines. I'll help you to become a backend Jedi and master of microservices and skill up in DBs.

  • elasticsearch
  • postgresql
  • javascript
  • docker
  • go
  • kubernetes
  • mongodb
  • architecture
  • python
  • redis
  • mysql
  • php
  • clickhouse
  • kafka
  • rabbitmq

Artyom Hrulkov

Reviews 0

Developer with wide range of experience and a broad view of life. Managed to try out different technologies and programming languages, but in the end choose a frontend development. Ready to help you reach your goals.

  • css
  • javascript
  • angular.js
  • git
  • react.js
  • redux
  • webpack
  • html
  • babel
  • frontend
  • jquery
  • web-development
  • typescript
  • sass
  • scss
  • react-native
  • mobx
  • knockout

Piotr Barszczewski

Reviews 0

I'm a generalist who's mixing physical and virtual worlds - from designing electronics to writing software. Can guide you in fast prototyping, keeping track of the bigger picture, choosing tools and delivering results.

  • javascript
  • node.js
  • python
  • c
  • electronics
  • iot
  • programming

Obed parlapiano

Reviews 0

Senior JavaScript engineer, having mentored dozens of students for over 2 years to learn and master web development. I'll help you learn how to code, build an app, and most importantly how to land a job as a developer.

  • javascript
  • git
  • react.js
  • mongodb
  • node.js
  • react-router
  • react
  • node
  • firebase
  • graphql

Richard Steinmetz

Reviews 0

Having worked in many different industries and companies with variety of tech, I am now helping developers to reach their goals, level up and find a job by following a structured roadmap for their current challenge.

  • ruby
  • aws
  • javascript
  • ruby on rails
  • python
  • bootstrap
  • fullstack
  • node
  • serverless
  • web app
  • data engineering

Kirill Shirinkin

Reviews 10

DevOps and Infrastructure Consultant, Cloud Expert, Software Developer, author of three books, mentor and founder of mkdev.me. I architect and build software systems. Living in Germany.

  • ruby
  • chef
  • ansible
  • aws
  • ci
  • puppet
  • terraform
  • docker
  • go
  • cd
  • jenkins
  • kubernetes
  • linux
  • devops
  • infrastructure
  • git
  • python
  • bash
  • cloud
  • openshift
No spots

Dmitriy Galkin

Reviews 4

Expert in Python, OpenStack and wide range of what is named DevOps today. 10+ years of IT experience working in a well-known companies. Currently a DevOps Consultant across Germany.

  • ruby
  • ansible
  • puppet
  • docker
  • openstack
  • jenkins
  • kubernetes
  • linux
  • python
  • bash
  • vagrant
  • saltstack
  • haproxy
  • nginx
  • libvirt
  • pacemaker
  • mysql
  • galera
  • theforeman
  • cloud
No spots

Kirill Zonov

Reviews 3

I'm an engineer. I like clean, effective and readable code. A good software developer should be pragmatic, not a fanatic. I can teach you not only how to write symbols, but also how to think in the proper way.

  • ruby
  • aws
  • postgresql
  • javascript
  • ruby on rails
  • docker
  • git
  • mongodb
  • gems
  • rspec
  • backend
  • node.js
  • swift
  • python
  • nginx
  • mysql
  • ml
  • oop
  • web-development
No spots

Aleksandr Fedotov

Reviews 3

For the 10 years in the web development I have had a long way from self-study to self-employed. I want to share this experience with you, help you decide what you really need, and bring you to this goal, no matter what.

  • css
  • javascript
  • react.js
  • webpack
  • html
  • vue.js
  • node.js
  • rxjs
  • angular
  • gulp
  • grunt
  • meteor
  • canvas
  • redux.js
No spots

Alimzhan Abuov

Reviews 0

Human. And first of all - a great... developer, companion and mentor. Trained a lot of beginners. I will show how to build a rapid prototypes and a huge applications with a non trivial infrastructure

  • postgresql
  • docker
  • kubernetes
  • devops
  • node.js
  • typescript
  • software engineering
  • graphql
  • security
No spots

Aleksey Chernov

Reviews 0

Full-time freelance web-developer with 10yrs experience. Modern web-development will be no magic for you anymore. Find out how to become a successful junior web-developer and get your first job or clients.

  • css
  • javascript
  • linux
  • git
  • webpack
  • html
  • vue.js
  • nginx
  • os x
  • gulp
  • apache
  • wordpress
  • bootstrap
  • sass
  • bem
  • photoshop
No spots

Aleksandr Pinchuk

Reviews 1

I am a PHP Developer with over 7 years of commercial experience. I would like to show students the process when ideas transform into incredible products by code. Let's start the Developer's Way

  • api
  • linux
  • mongodb
  • nginx
  • angular
  • redis
  • mysql
  • jquery
  • php
  • yii2
  • laravel
  • rest api
  • slim
  • symfony
No spots

Vladislav Pasechnik

Reviews 1

Обожаю ставить цели и достигать их. Чувство достигнутой цели - это здорово! :) Помогу и тебе поставить перед собой хорошие и достижимые цели, научу достигать их и не опускать руки при трудностях.

  • javascript
  • git
  • react.js
  • architecture
  • es6
  • frontend
  • typescript
  • single-page applications
  • ui/ux
  • code organization
  • redux.js
No spots

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