Every developer (not quite every developer, but bear with me), at some point or another, is confronted with a large, open-source, or generally collaborative codebase. Though the feeling of staring at a massive block of ambiguously structured code can be suffocating, the sense of accomplishment from understanding, learning from, and adding to such a codebase can be empowering.
In my case, the feelings of suffocation and eventual empowerment came from navigating and learning from the rather large codebase that is Story Squad.
Hi! My name is Sam Munro, I’m a Software Engineer who loves exploring new technologies, working with people, and soaking up all of the information around me.