André talks about his shift of focus from backend full stack to a frontend software engineer, and what it takes to become a software engineer today. He is well read, a deep thinker and has a vast experience in building software products for all size of organizations. The conversation took us to the era gone by where desktop apps reigned over the web applications, and André shares his understanding of the events that supported the revival and the prominence of web applications and frontend development. Listen to him to get inspired if you are interested in pursuing this career and are seeking to get started.
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