“What will be your job title in the year before your retirement?” This is a question that most software developers struggle with, in large part because there haven’t been generations of engineers before us that have matured through the I.T. workforce, and on to retirement. What career paths will we follow to remain technical while still being challenged? What career paths will lead us into management and leadership?
In this talk Jim will show some traditional career paths in IT, as well as visions on how the software development workplace will mature over the next several decades. Additionally, Jim will talk about what skills and experience will be required for the careers beyond Sr. Developer.