Mash is a pragmatic software craftsman always looking to improve his software creation skills and helping others do the same. He firmly believes that a well-rounded software craftsman must have a keen interest in all aspects of software creation, including; process, people, technology, user experience, development, operation, maintenance, and social impact. He relishes the daily challenges that Codurance brings to him–stretching his existing knowledge and expertise allowing him to constantly grow as a professional.
Mash is an advisor and a leader. During his diverse career, he has succeeded in invigorating large ailing software projects as well as creating highly effective software teams and departments. His broad and deep technical knowledge, organisational skills, craft focus, and empathy to people involved have been integral to his success. He has worked in many roles for charities, investment banks, consultancies, government, media and cloud providers. He prides himself at being a hands-on software developer and believes that software development skills are very hard to learn and the best way to maintain them is to apply them.
Talks I've Given
Lightning Talk - TDD with Clojure Spec
Featuring Mashooq Badar
In this lightning talk, Mashooq will discuss how Clojure Spec is a great addition to your TDD workflow. He will discuss how it helps narrow the scope for testing and simplifies the production code. Mashooq will also demonstrate it’s use through the Mars Rover Kata.clojure
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