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Saikat B.

San Francisco, CA

$60/hour

Software engineer & ex-Googler

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(University of Texas at Austin)
Electrical Engineering

Education

(University of Texas at Austin) (Electrical Engineering)

About Saikat

I am a software engineer who works at a health tech company in San Franciso. I have tutoring experience teaching high school student SAT prep and scored a perfect score myself. Recently, I have mentored programming boot camp students. I am interested in teaching those interested in learning computer science and becoming software engineers.

In terms of background, I have an Electrical Engineering degree from the University of Texas. I've worked over a decade in technology and have worked at at startups, Google, and MIT. I learned software engineering through self learning and a programming boot camp and I'm excited to help others learn and break into the industry!

I work and live in San Francisco.

I learned software engineering through self learning and a bootcamp and can help you learn as well. I am a full stack engineer familiar with HTML, JavaScript, SQL, Ruby, Python, and Java.

If you are struggling with learning to program
I'm here to help. I went through the learning process myself and have mentored students before so please reach out!
I am a software engineer who works at a health tech company in San Franciso. I have tutoring experience teaching high school student SAT prep and scored a perfect score myself. Recently, I have mentored programming boot Read more

Policies
Cancellation
8 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 5 miles of San Francisco, CA 94117
In-person lessons
Math:
SAT Math
English:
SAT Reading
Test Preparation:
SAT Math, SAT Reading

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Angular

I've developing professionally in Angular for the last year. The mobile product at my company uses a combination of Angular & Cordova to build cross platform Javascript apps. I am one of the key contributor in my company of our Angular iPhone & Android apps. I am also learning Angular 2 as we are switching to that from Angular 1 in the next year.

Computer Programming

I'm a software engineer that has coded professionally for almost 2 years. I also took a programming bootcamp called App Academy that taught the basics of web development. Finally I took 4 college level courses in programming at the university of Texas and received 4.0 in all classes.

Computer Science

I learned computer science fundamentals through several courses while studying Electrical Engineering as a undergrad. In addition, I've taken several fundamental courses at Udacity and completed a developer bootcamp at App Academy. Finally, I have 4 years of professional experience at MIT & Castlight Health doing web development and computer vision.

JavaScript

I learned the basics of Javascript through Codeacademy, Leetcode. I've also learned a lot through the Eloquent Javascript and Professional Javascript for Web Developers books. Finally, I have about 2 years of professional experience in Javascript, using technologies such as jQuery & Angular.

JQuery

I learned the basics of jQuery through an online class in Codeacademy. I also covered jQuery through a developer bootcamp called AppAcademy where we built custom jQuery plug-ins. A majority of my professional work at Castlight Health involves jQuery for building a newsfeed on a healthcare app.

MATLAB

I'm a software engineer that has coded professionally in Matlab for 2 years at MIT. I took 3 college level courses that used Matlab at the university of Texas and received 4.0 in all classes.

Python

I'm a software engineer that has coded professionally in and worked with Python for almost 2 years. I also took several courses at Udacity that taught me the basics of Python. Finally I took a programming class at Google teaching Python.

Ruby

I'm a software engineer that has coded professionally in Ruby for almost 2 years. I also took a programming bootcamp called App Academy that taught the basics of Ruby. Finally I took 4 college level courses in programming at the university of Texas and received 4.0 in all classes.

SQL

I have worked profession for two years in SQL as a full stack developer. I also previously used sql for querying working in sales operations at Google.

(University of Texas at Austin)
Electrical Engineering

Education

(University of Texas at Austin) (Electrical Engineering)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $60.00

Cancellation: 8 hours notice required

Travel policy

Saikat will travel within 5 miles of San Francisco, CA 94117.