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🎓 Computer Science PhD.
💻 Half-stack developer.
📚 Curious Learner.
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That moment

Back to the roots, when it all began.

July 17, 2022

Tips for effective communication in distributed workplaces

Communicating using a chat service is different compared to being in the same office. Here is what I learned when trying to make my communication with remote teammates more effective! 🚀

October 31, 2021

Making a reading habit

Reading and keep up to date is fundamental for a Software Engineer. These are the tricks I’m using to make reading a daily habit!

March 25, 2021

Give some ❤️ to your PR

Your PRs should be crafted in a proper way. This is important for your work, for your reviewers, and also for you. Let’s find out why and how to give some ❤️ to your PR!

July 12, 2020

A letter to myself as a fresh software engineer

Dear Self, these are some tips I wish someone has given me when I started my career. With love, (a more experienced) you.

March 28, 2020

How to implement Change Data Capture using Kafka Streams

Using Change Data Capture we can make the changes written to a database available to other systems as they happens. Let’s use Kafka Streams to implement it!

January 20, 2020

What's on my software engineering bookshelf

Nowadays there is a lot of source of information. Sometimes a book is the best choice for learning something new. We can keep it on the desk and go through it when needed. If you are wondering “What should I read next?”, in this post you will find some suggestions! 😉

October 27, 2019

How to understand Scala variances by building restaurants

Type variance in Scala is an “advanced” topic worth to undertand. Let’s try to get it using a food-based example!

July 24, 2019

Do it like an engineer

Solve problems is the core task of every Software Engineer. Let’s understand how to do it in a pragmatic and effective way.

June 20, 2019

Leadership is not made of code

Leadership is made of a lot of things, but for sure it is not made of code

April 15, 2019