Mustapha Rufai Profile
Software engineer who loves teaching.
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My name is Mustapha Rufai. I am a software engineer who loves teaching.
I lead developer advocacy at @paga. I publish course on LinkedIn Learning.
My focus are
- developer education ( helping developers learn new skills )
- building communities
- creating technical content
In the past years, I have designed programs and led training sessions around web technologies for >3000 students at
I am a software engineer who loves teaching.
I'm a certified CS50 Educator from Harvard University (Division of Continuing Education).
I have consulted, designed programs around web technologies consumed by > 2000 students for government and edtech start-ups.
These include companies like Utiva.io, Torilo Academy, and Fellowship by The Bulb Africa. I'm a mentor, instructor and team member of Black Codher , a coding bootcamp that trains Black women to transition into software development careers
In addition, I have led training sessions for the Enugu Government via the Enugu SME Center.
In the past years, I have been a mentor at Andela to > 50,000 Africans learning and upskilling themselves via the Google Scholarship in partnership with Pluralsight.
You will find me at the intersection of education and technology.
I co-host the African chapter of WriteTheDocs - WTD. At WTD, we create engaging technical content for our community. We do this through meet-ups, master-classes, community outreach, and many more.
I lead the ikeja chapter at OSCA where I the team of experts push open source initiatives in Africa. We recently hosted Quincy Larson of FreeCodeCamp .
For the past years, I have been selected by Andela as a Mobile Web Specialist Mentor to over 30,000 students in the Google Andela Scholarship powered by Pluralsight.
I have been a member of Code Club since 2016. You can read about 1 of our projects here where we trained ~60 teenagers over 8 weeks.
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