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James Hood

Senior software developer at Amazon Web Services. I work on the AWS Serverless Application Repository and AWS SAM. I’m passionate about writing quality software and teaching others how to do the same.

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BS Computer Engineering, Minors: CS and Math


Sr. Software Development Engineer at Amazon Web Services

Beating the Quality Death March with BDD

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Sprint Demo/Retrospective Best Practices

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Plan All of the Things!

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There is No U in CRUD

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Productivity Tips

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Don't Worry About Failure...Embrace It!

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Bad Habits We Learn in School

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How to Set the Technical Direction for Your Team

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Sick Day

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Tips for New Software Developers

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My Favorite Microwave

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"It's Done!" "Great! What does that mean?"

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Just-in-Time Documentation

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The Power of the TODO List

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